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

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

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

$60 - $92

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Bus RegioJet  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér RegioJet

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 962

$20 - $32

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Schwechat to Budapest 146.2 miles

$26 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$102 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Schwechat to Budapest is to bus which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schwechat to Budapest is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Schwechat to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Wien Kaiserebersdorf and arriving at Kelenföld via Wien Rennweg and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Schwechat and Budapest is 205 km. The road distance is 233.8 km.

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The best way to get from Schwechat to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Schwechat to Budapest, including transfers.

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Schwechat to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Schwechat to Budapest is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs 50€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 28€ and takes 4 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 260€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Schwechat to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kelenföld station.

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  • Distance: 127.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Schwechat, Austria and Budapest, Hungary?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Schwechat to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Schwechat to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.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.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Schwechat to Budapest is 234 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Schwechat to Budapest.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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The best way to get from Schwechat to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 5 min and costs 4€ - 8€.

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