There are 7 ways to get from The Hague to Budapest by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Budapest (BUD) AMS - BUD

20 718 Ft - 62 130 Ft

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Budapest (BUD) EIN - BUD

13 255 Ft - 46 751 Ft

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Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Budapest (BUD) BRU - BUD
  4. Take the train from Ferihegy to Budapest-Nyugati

35 633 Ft - 103 777 Ft

Train  •  16h 8m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kelenfoeld Rjx

59 740 Ft - 111 457 Ft

Bus  •  22h 13m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße N93 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920

24 231 Ft - 29 176 Ft

Train, bus  •  27h 35m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Duisburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Duisburg Mercatorstrasse to Budapest Nepliget

39 090 Ft - 57 807 Ft

Drive  •  12h 33m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Budapest 1416.4 km

65 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 140€ and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 5h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Budapest. However, there are services departing from The Hague and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Kelenfoeld via Utrecht Centraal and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 8m.

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The distance between The Hague and Budapest is 1171 km. The road distance is 1416.4 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 16h 8m and costs 170€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from The Hague to Budapest, including transfers.

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The Hague to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Budapest train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Budapest is to train which takes 16h 8m and costs 170€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 85€ and takes 22h 13m.

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  • Distance: 1170.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from The Hague to Budapest via Utrecht Centraal and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 16h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Budapest via Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 22h 13m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
36 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
41 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6 500 Ft - 49 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
26 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
24 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
29 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 000 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
3 000 Ft - 3 900 Ft
1st Class
4 900 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Train from Den Haag HS to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
5 000 Ft - 7 500 Ft
1st Class
8 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Train from Den Haag HS to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft
1st Class
4 700 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3 700 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
3 700 Ft - 5 500 Ft
1st Class
6 000 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
1st Class
19 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft
Website
Thalys
Standard
16 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft
Comfort
20 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft
Premium
22 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
24 000 Ft - 33 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from The Hague to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
4 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Duisburg Mercatorstrasse to Budapest Nepliget
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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The Hague to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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The Hague to Budapest train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Kelenfoeld station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Budapest is 1416 km. It takes approximately 12h 33m to drive from The Hague to Budapest.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, CSA and four other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 3917+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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