There are 11 ways to get from Spain to Hungary by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Barcelona to Budapest  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Budapest (BUD) BCN - BUD

$60 - $200

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Fly Madrid to Budapest  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Budapest (BUD) MAD - BUD

$56 - $238

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Fly Valencia to Budapest  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Budapest (BUD) VLC - BUD

$90 - $226

Fly Malaga to Budapest  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Budapest (BUD) AGP - BUD

$80 - $266

Fly Barcelona to Debrecen  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Debrecen (DEB) BCN - DEB

$73 - $315

Train, bus ALSA  •  33 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Lvov
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti

$214 - $339

Train, bus FlixBus  •  39 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1922

$201 - $317

Bus Amring  •  40 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Budapest

$137 - $187

Bus Eurolines FR  •  43 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Avignon
  2. Take the bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Budapest Népliget

$151 - $358

Drive, train  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Landeck-Zams
  2. Take the train from Landeck-Zams to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Budapest

$312 - $469

Drive  •  23 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Budapest 1574.2 miles

$290 - $430

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Benavente and arriving at Budapest via Madrid - Estacion Sur and Arad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 56 min.

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The distance between Spain and Hungary is 2045 km. The road distance is 2518.7 km.

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The best way to get from Spain to Hungary without a car is to train and bus which takes 33 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Spain to Hungary, including transfers.

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Spain to Hungary bus services, operated by Amring, depart from Madrid - Estacion Sur station.

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The best way to get from Spain to Hungary is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Spain to Hungary bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., arrive at Budapest station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Spain to Hungary is 2519 km. It takes approximately 23 h 41 min to drive from Spain to Hungary.

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Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air, Alitalia and five other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Budapest Airport.

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  • Distance: 1277.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Spain and Hungary?

Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air and 10 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Budapest XI. kerület hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Budapest via Metro Conde de Casal, Madrid - Estacion Sur, and Arad in around 40 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Malaga to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Malaga to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Barcelona to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Valencia to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $4,400
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Malaga to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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 Landeck-Zams to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Lvov
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
alsa.com
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 Barcelona to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
32 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Arad
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Arad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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