There are 4 ways to get from Szeged to Debrecen by train, bus 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

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Cegled Intercity
  2. Take the train from Cegled to Debrecen Intercity

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Train via Debrecen-Csapokert  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Cegled Intercity
  2. Take the train from Cegled to Debrecen-Csapokert Express / ...

$13 - $20

Bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Borș 547 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Borș to Debrecen 535

$34 - $39

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Szeged to Debrecen 137.6 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Szeged, Hungary and Debrecen, Hungary?

You can take a train from Szeged to Debrecen via Cegled in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Szeged to Debrecen via Borș in around 7 h 28 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Cegled
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Cegled to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Cegled to Debrecen-Csapokert
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Szeged to Debrecen?

The distance between Szeged and Debrecen is 182 km. The road distance is 220 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen?

The cheapest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen is to train which costs 3 400 Ft - 5 500 Ft and takes 3 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen?

The quickest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen is to drive which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 6 000 Ft - 9 500 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Szeged and Debrecen?

No, there is no direct train from Szeged to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Debrecen via Cegled. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

Is there a direct bus between Szeged and Debrecen?

No, there is no direct bus from Szeged to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Debrecen via Borș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Szeged to Debrecen?

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Szeged to Debrecen, including transfers.