There are 4 ways to get from Tihany to Budapest by car ferry, train, bus or car

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Car ferry, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tihanyrév to Szántódrév
  2. Take the train from Zamardi to Budapest-Déli D

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tihanyrév to Szántódrév
  2. Take the bus from Zamárdi Vasúti Megállóhely to Budapest Bocskai út Vincellér utca 1177

$10 - $12

Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Balatonfüred to Kelenföld Istria First Water

$15 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Tihany to Budapest 85.5 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Tihany to Budapest is to car ferry and bus which costs 2 900 Ft - 3 600 Ft and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tihany to Budapest is to drive which costs 4 300 Ft - 6 500 Ft and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Tihany and Budapest is 108 km. The road distance is 136.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Tihany to Budapest, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Budapest is Budapest (BUD) Airport which is 18.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Bratislava (BTS) (156.4 km), Vienna (VIE) (197.6 km), Kosice (KSC) (209.1 km) and Brno (BRQ) (252.2 km).

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Map of how to get from Tihany to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 67.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Tihany to Budapest twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zamardi to Budapest-Déli
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Balatonfüred to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Balatoni Hajózási Zrt.
Phone
+36 84 310 050
Email
ugyfelkozpont@bahart.hu
Website
balatonihajozas.hu
Car ferry from Tihanyrév to Szántódrév
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
en.balatonihajozas.hu

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