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There are 8 ways to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Budapest-Kelenfoeld Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad 1910

RSD 6591 - RSD 8599

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Train  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Budapest-Keleti Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Kelebia Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Subotica to Novi Sad Re

RSD 6288 - RSD 8334

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Bus  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Szombathely to Wien Erdberg 725
  2. Take the bus from Wien Erdberg to Novi Sad

RSD 6678 - RSD 7491

Train, bus via Szeged  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Budapest-Kelenfoeld Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szeged Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Szeged to Novi Sad 607

RSD 6736 - RSD 8809

Bus, night bus  •  14h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Szombathely to Pécs
  2. Take the night bus from Pécs Autóbuszállomás to Osijek bus station
  3. Take the bus from Osijek to Šid
  4. Take the bus from Šid to Novi Sad

Drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Szombathely to Novi Sad 507.1 km

RSD 5500 - RSD 8500

Train, train to Vienna, fly, bus  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Sopron
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Wien Hbf
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Belgrade (BEG) VIE - BEG
  4. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 10453 - RSD 28832

Train to Graz, fly, bus  •  11h 10m

  1. Take the train from Szombathely to Graz Hbf
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Belgrade (BEG) GRZ - BEG
  3. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 18372 - RSD 37917

Szombathely to Novi Sad by train, tram and bus

The journey time between Szombathely and Novi Sad is around 8h 45m and covers a distance of around 521 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 5m. Services are operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), Austrian Railways (ÖBB), BKK and others. Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 45m
Fastest journey time:
8h 5m
Journey distance:
521 km
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
RSD 3011
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:10
Last service departs at:
19:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Szombathely to Novi Sad train, tram and bus schedules

Hungary → Serbia
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  • No quarantine required
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Yes, entry into Serbia is currently allowed from Hungary.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Novi Sad is 00381(64) 8945235.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Novi Sad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Novi Sad is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00381(64) 8945235.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Hungary from Serbia.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft and takes 4h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Szombathely to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Szombathely and arriving at Novi Sad via Wien Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Szombathely to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Szombathely and arriving at Novi Sad via Budapest-Keleti, Kelebia and Subotica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 38m.

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The distance between Szombathely and Novi Sad is 331 km. The road distance is 507.1 km.

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The best way to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 30m and costs 20 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 8h 30m to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Szombathely to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Volan, depart from Szombathely station.

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Szombathely to Novi Sad train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Szombathely station.

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The best way to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad is to bus which takes 8h 47m and costs 20 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 19 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft and takes 11h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Szombathely to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 331 km
  • Duration: 8h 30m

What companies run services between Szombathely, Hungary and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Szombathely to Novi Sad via Wien Erdberg in around 8h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Szombathely to Novi Sad via Budapest-Keleti, Kelebia, and Subotica in around 11h 38m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 9500 - RSD 33000
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RSD 27000 - RSD 39000
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Vienna to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 8000 - RSD 32000
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RSD 12000 - RSD 35000
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
RSD 15000 - RSD 36000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 30000 - RSD 55000
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 30000 - RSD 55000
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
RSD 15000 - RSD 42000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Graz to Belgrade via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 13000 - RSD 39000
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RSD 1300 - RSD 1600
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szeged
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RSD 1100 - RSD 1300
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RSD 1400 - RSD 1700
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Kelebia
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RSD 950 - RSD 1100
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Sopron
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 370 - RSD 440
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 750 - RSD 950
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Szombathely to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 4700 - RSD 6500
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Szombathely to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 4900 - RSD 7000
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Sopron to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RSD 1500 - RSD 2000
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
GySEV/Raaberbahn
Website
www2.gysev.hu
Train from Szombathely to Sopron
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GySEV/Raaberbahn
Train from Sopron to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GySEV/Raaberbahn
Bus operators
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 Budapest Népliget bus station to Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 1800 - RSD 2300
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Pécs Autóbuszállomás to Osijek bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RSD 900 - RSD 1100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Volan
Website
menetrendek.hu
Bus from Szombathely to Wien Erdberg
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RSD 750 - RSD 1600
Schedules at
volan.volanegyesules.hu
Bus from Szeged to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 850 - RSD 1200
Schedules at
volan.volanegyesules.hu
Naisturs Inc
Website
naisturs.com
Bus from Wien Erdberg to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 5889
Schedules at
naisturs.com
Book at
naisturs.com
Šidexpres Šid
Phone
022 / 714-147
Email
sidexpres@ptt.rs
Website
sidexpres.rs
Bus from Osijek to Šid
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sidexpres.rs
Bus from Šid to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
sidexpres.rs

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Szombathely to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Naisturs Inc, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Szombathely to Novi Sad train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Szombathely to Novi Sad is 507 km. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Szombathely to Novi Sad.

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