There are 7 ways to get from Ukraine to Budapest by plane, subway, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Lviv  •  6 h 24 min

  1. LWO - BUD

$92 - $292

Cheapest option

Fly from Kiev Zhulhany  •  5 h 54 min

  1. IEV - BUD

$48 - $163

5 alternative options

Subway to Kiev, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. KBP - BUD

$70 - $195

Bus Eurolines HU  •  19 h 50 min

  1. 425

$71 - $104

Bus EuroClub  •  20 h 58 min

$72 - $112

Train  •  23 h 15 min

$65 - $100

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. 698 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary?

LOT, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Lviv to Budapest every 4 hours. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Kiev to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 19 h 30 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
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
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Kiev to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
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
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Kiev to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
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
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ukraine and Budapest is 927 km. The road distance is 1117 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ukraine to Budapest is to bus which costs 1 800 ₴ - 2 800 ₴ and takes 19 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Ukraine to Budapest is to subway and fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 1 800 ₴ - 5 500 ₴.

No, there is no direct bus from Ukraine to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Kiev and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Ukraine to Budapest, including transfers.