There are 10 ways to get from Switzerland to Hungary by plane, tram, train, bus, night train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from Basel  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Budapest (BUD) BSL - BUD

$66 - $247

Cheapest option

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Budapest (BUD) MXP - BUD

$50 - $155

8 alternative options

Fly from Geneva, line 49 tram  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Budapest (BUD) GVA - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$62 - $208

Fly from Zurich, line 49 tram  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Budapest (BUD) ZRH - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$89 - $263

Train, bus to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  3. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Budapest (BUD) BGY - BUD

$59 - $219

Train  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Kelenföld Rj

$169 - $276

Bus  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N391 / ...

$65 - $117

Train, bus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to St. Gallen 1-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Budapest

Night train  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Kelenföld En

$179 - $296

Drive  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Budapest 612.3 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Hungary is to fly which costs SFr 50 - SFr 160 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Hungary is to fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 250 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Switzerland and Hungary is 855 km. The road distance is 979.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Switzerland to Hungary, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Switzerland and Hungary?

easyJet, Wizz Air and Lufthansa fly from Basel to Budapest XI. kerület every 4 hours. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $160 - $260 and the journey takes 10 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Train operators
BKK
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Rapperswil to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from St. Gallen to Budapest
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Zürich Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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