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

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

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

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Train via Abony  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Abony E
  2. Take the train from Abony to Debrecen D / ...

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 28 min

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

$32 - $36

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Szeged to Debrecen 137.6 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen is to train which costs 3 500 Ft - 5 500 Ft and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Szeged to Debrecen is to drive which costs 6 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Szeged and Debrecen is 182 km. The road distance is 220.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Szeged to Debrecen, including transfers.

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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.

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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 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Szeged to Debrecen.
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  • Distance: 113.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

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 54 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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Cegled to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Abony
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Abony to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators

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