There are 5 ways to get from Satu Mare to Budapest by car, train, bus, plane or shuttle

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

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Drive, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Satu Mare to Kisvárda
  2. Take the train from Kisvarda to Budapest-Nyugati D

$25 - $37

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Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Satu Mare to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Budapest

$20 - $31

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Satu Mare to Budapest 203.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Satu Mare (SUJ) to Budapest (BUD) SUJ - BUD

$74 - $250

Shuttle  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Satu Mare to Budapest Eurobusways

$79 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Satu Mare to Budapest is to bus which costs $19 - $35 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Satu Mare to Budapest is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Satu Mare to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Satu Mare and arriving at Budapest via Oradea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Satu Mare and Budapest is 288 km. The road distance is 325.6 km.

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The best way to get from Satu Mare to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Satu Mare to Budapest, including transfers.

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Satu Mare to Budapest bus services, operated by Autogenn, depart from Satu Mare station.

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The best way to get from Satu Mare to Budapest is to bus which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $19 - $35. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $70 - $250 and takes 7 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Satu Mare to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 180.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Satu Mare, Romania and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Satu Mare to Budapest via Oradea in around 7 h 13 min. Alternatively, Wizz Air and Tarom fly from Satu Mare to Budapest once daily.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Satu Mare to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Satu Mare to Budapest via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Satu Mare to Oradea
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Satu Mare to Oradea
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Oradea to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Satu Mare to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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