There are 8 ways to get from Ukraine to Budapest by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly Lviv to Budapest  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Budapest (BUD) LWO - BUD

$92 - $292

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Train Ukrainian Railways (UZ)  •  24 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Chop D
  2. Take the train from Chop to Budapest-Nyugati D

$22 - $38

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Subway to Kiev, fly to Budapest  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the subway from Zoloti Vorota to Kharkivska
  2. Fly from Kiev (KBP) to Budapest (BUD) KBP - BUD

$70 - $195

Fly Kiev Zhulhany to Budapest  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Budapest (BUD) IEV - BUD

$48 - $163

Fly Lviv to Vienna, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Vienna (VIE) LWO - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld

$156 - $306

Train Ukrainian Railways  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Keleti Kyiv

$60 - $90

Bus  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev Bus Station 5, Dachna to Budapest Népliget

$72 - $112

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Budapest 698 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Ukraine to Budapest is to train which costs 600 ₴ - 1 100 ₴ and takes 24 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ukraine to Budapest is to fly which costs 1 300 ₴ - 4 600 ₴ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Ukraine and Budapest is 927 km. The road distance is 1116.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ukraine to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 20 h 48 min and costs 1 600 ₴ - 2 600 ₴.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Ukraine to Budapest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ukraine to Budapest is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 2 500 ₴ - 8 500 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 600 ₴ - 2 600 ₴ and takes 20 h 48 min, you could also bus, which costs 2 000 ₴ - 3 200 ₴ and takes 20 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ukraine to Budapest is 1117 km. It takes approximately 14 h 10 min to drive from Ukraine to Budapest.

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Lufthansa, Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4390+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ukraine to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 579.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary?

LOT, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Lviv to Budapest every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ukrainian Railways operates a train from Kiev to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 19 h 13 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Kiev to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Lviv to Vienna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Lviv to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kiev to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Flights from Lviv to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Kiev to Budapest via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Budapest via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Train operators
Kiev Metro
Phone
(044) 238-58-98
Email
d@metro.kiev.ua
Website
metro.kiev.ua
Subway from Zoloti Vorota to Kharkivska
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
19 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Kiev Bus Station 5, Dachna to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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The best way to get from Ukraine to Lviv Airport is to Trolleybus which takes 25 min and costs 5 ₴.

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