There are 5 ways to get from Tartu to Budapest by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Tartu  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Tartu (TAY) to Budapest (BUD) TAY - BUD

$103 - $253

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Train to Tallinn, fly  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Tartu to Ülemiste
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Budapest (BUD) TLL - BUD

$96 - $225

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Train, train to Riga, fly  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Tartu to Valga
  2. Take the train from Valga to Riga
  3. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Budapest (BUD) RIX - BUD

$99 - $196

Bus  •  37 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tartu to Rīga 801202
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Budapest Népliget

$104 - $165

Drive  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Tartu to Budapest 1111.5 miles

$190 - $290

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No, there is no direct bus from Tartu to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Tartu and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Riga and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 41 min.

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The distance between Tartu and Budapest is 1313 km. The road distance is 1778.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 37 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to get from Tartu to Budapest, including transfers.

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Tartu to Budapest bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Tartu station.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Budapest is to fly which takes 9 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 37 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tartu Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Tartu to Budapest bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest is 1 h behind Tartu. It is currently 6:46 AM in Tartu and 5:46 AM in Budapest.

Yes, the driving distance between Tartu to Budapest is 1778 km. It takes approximately 20 h 37 min to drive from Tartu to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 820.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 46 min

What companies run services between Tartu, Estonia and Budapest, Hungary?

Finnair and Air France fly from Tartu to Budapest 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tartu to Budapest via Rīga, Riga, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 37 h 41 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tartu to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Riga to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Riga to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Riga to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tartu to Budapest via Helsinki, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Riga to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tallinn to Budapest via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Riga to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Riga to Budapest via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Riga to Budapest via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Train operators
Elron
Website
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Ülemiste
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
elron.ee
Train from Tartu to Valga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
elron.ee
Latvian Railways (PV)
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tartu to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Riga to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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Air France and Finnair offer flights from Tartu Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4266+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tartu to Tartu Airport is to line 348 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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