There are 3 ways to get from Szombathely to Budapest by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Budapest-Déli Ic

$11 - $16

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Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Szombathely to Veszprém 1243
  2. Take the bus from Veszprém Autóbusz-Állomás to Budapest Újbuda-központ 1205 / ...

$13 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Szombathely to Budapest 138 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Szombathely to Budapest is to train which costs 3 000 Ft - 4 500 Ft and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Szombathely to Budapest is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 6 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft.

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The distance between Szombathely and Budapest is 185 km. The road distance is 221 km.

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The train from Szombathely to Budapest-Déli takes 2 h 34 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Szombathely to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Szombathely and arriving at Budapest Újbuda-központ via Veszprém Autóbusz-Állomás. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Szombathely and arriving at Budapest-Déli. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Szombathely, Hungary and Budapest, Hungary?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Szombathely to Budapest every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Szombathely to Budapest via Veszprém and Veszprém Autóbusz-Állomás in around 5 h 3 min.

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