There are 5 ways to get from Romania to Hungary by bus, train, night train or car

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

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest

$67 - $82

Cheapest option

EuroNight  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld Dacia

$31 - $51

3 alternative options

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest

$62 - $87

Train  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D / ...

$61 - $91

Drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Budapest 523.6 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Romania to Hungary is to EuroNight which costs $30 - $55 and takes 19 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romania to Hungary is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The distance between Romania and Hungary is 418 km. The road distance is 837.7 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 38 min to get from Romania to Hungary, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Romania to Hungary.
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  • Distance: 261 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 38 min

What companies run services between Romania and Hungary?

Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to Budapest 6 times a week, and the journey takes 8 h 7 min. Brianna Tour also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Budapest 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 15 h 50 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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