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There are 8 ways to get from Strumica to Budapest by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Sofia, fly  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Budapest (BUD) SOF - BUD

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Evzonoi to Budapest

15 190 Ft - 18 275 Ft

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Bus, train to Thessaloniki, fly, train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Gevgelija
  2. Take the train from Gevgelija to Thessaloniki
  3. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Budapest (BUD) SKG - BUD
  4. Take the train from Ferihegy to Budapest-Nyugati

Bus to Skopje, fly  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Skopje
  2. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Budapest (BUD) SKP - BUD

Bus via Sofia  •  18h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget

Bus via Sofia #2  •  18h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Budapest Népliget M Varna - Berlin / ...

Bus, train  •  21h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Strumica to Skopje
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Budapest - Népliget

Drive  •  9h 4m

  1. Drive from Strumica to Budapest 900.8 km

29 000 Ft - 43 000 Ft

North Macedonia → Hungary
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International entry into Hungary from North Macedonia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of North Macedonia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Bahrain, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey

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Conditions of entry into Hungary from North Macedonia

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Hungary

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from North Macedonia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Hungary from North Macedonia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Budapest is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Budapest is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Budapest is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

No, returning to North Macedonia from Hungary is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Strumica to Budapest is to bus which costs $50 - $65 and takes 17h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Strumica to Budapest is to drive. Taking this option will cost $100 - $150 and takes 9h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strumica to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Strumica and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Sofia Central Bus Station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 10m.

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The distance between Strumica and Budapest is 732 km. The road distance is 900.8 km.

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The best way to get from Strumica to Budapest without a car is to bus via Sofia which takes 18h 3m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 40m to get from Strumica to Budapest, including transfers.

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Strumica to Budapest bus services, operated by Strumica Ekspres, depart from Strumica station.

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The quickest flight from Sofia Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Strumica to Budapest bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Budapest Népliget M station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strumica to Budapest is 901 km. It takes approximately 9h 4m to drive from Strumica to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 731.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 40m

What companies run services between Strumica, North Macedonia and Budapest, Hungary?

Siamos Tours operates a bus from Evzonoi to Budapest once a week. Tickets cost 15 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft and the journey takes 15h.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Thessaloniki to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft
Flights from Skopje to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 37 000 Ft
Train operators
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Email
mztransportad@mztransportad.com.mk
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Gevgelija to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 32 000 Ft
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Strumica Ekspres
Phone
034/346-030
Website
strumica.gov.mk
Bus from Strumica to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
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Bus from Strumica to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
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Bus from Strumica to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
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Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.com
Bus from Evzonoi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Schedules at
siamostours.com
Group Ltd.
Phone
+359 2 980 63 36
Email
group@gbg.bg
Website
group-ood.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Group Ltd.
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Budapest Nepliget
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft
Website
Karat-S
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
29 000 Ft - 38 000 Ft
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Belgrade bus station to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bulgaria Air and Wizz Air offer flights from Sofia Airport to Budapest Airport.

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