There are 7 ways to get from Regensburg to Budapest by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$133 - $193

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N161

$39 - $63

5 alternative options

Bus Turancar  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Regensburg to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér Rj

$41 - $59

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Regensburg to Budapest 403.2 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Munich, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Freising
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Budapest (BUD) MUC - BUD

$99 - $300

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Budapest (BUD) NUE - BUD

$46 - $164

Bus to Prague, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Budapest (BUD) PRG - BUD

$92 - $257

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Regensburg to Budapest is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 11 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Regensburg to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 24 min.

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The distance between Regensburg and Budapest is 540 km. The road distance is 645.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Regensburg to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Regensburg station to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Regensburg, Regensburg central station and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Regensburg to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Regensburg Hbf and arriving at Kelenföld via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Regensburg, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Regensburg to Budapest via Wien and Wien Hbf in around 6 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Regensburg to Budapest twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Prague to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $130
Flights from Prague to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Wien
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Freising
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Prague, Prague Zličín
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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