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There are 5 ways to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Budapest (BUD) SCN - BUD

38 027 Ft - 134 150 Ft

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Bus  •  16h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...

18 055 Ft - 30 006 Ft

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Train  •  12h 24m

  1. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

63 477 Ft - 92 799 Ft

Train, bus  •  19h 12m

  1. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Budapest Népliget 794

27 827 Ft - 40 149 Ft

Drive  •  9h 49m

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Budapest 685.5 miles

40 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft

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The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 16h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest is to fly which costs 110€ - 420€ and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saarbrücken to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Saarbrücken to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Saarbruecken Hbf and arriving at Kelenföld via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 24m.

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Budapest is 908 km. The road distance is 1096.8 km.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 12h 24m and costs 190€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest, including transfers.

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Saarbrücken to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Saarbrücken station.

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Saarbrücken to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Saarbruecken Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Budapest is to fly which takes 5h 27m and costs 110€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 290€ and takes 12h 24m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 16h 45m.

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  • Distance: 567.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 27m

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

Luxair, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Saarbrücken to Budapest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saarbrücken to Budapest via Mannheim Hbf in around 12h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90 000 Ft - 400 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 310 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Hamburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
85 000 Ft - 390 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 310 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 280 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
90 000 Ft - 410 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
37 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
26 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 260 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
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 Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft
1st Class
14 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saarbrücken to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
3 700 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Mannheim to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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There is no direct flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 25m and has one stopover.

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Saarbrücken to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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Saarbrücken to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Kelenföld station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saarbrücken to Budapest is 1097 km. It takes approximately 9h 49m to drive from Saarbrücken to Budapest.

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easyJet, Wizz Air, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Saarbrucken Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4364+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 12 923 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Saarbrucken Airport is to taxi which takes 14m and costs 35€ - 45€.

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