There are 3 ways to get from Vilnius to Budapest by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Budapest (BUD) VNO - BUD

$87 - $223

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Bus  •  27 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Budapest Népliget

$80 - $116

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Drive  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Budapest 829 miles

$140 - $220

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No, there is no direct bus from Vilnius to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Vilnius and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 39 min.

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The distance between Vilnius and Budapest is 910 km. The road distance is 1326.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Vilnius to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Budapest is to fly which takes 6 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 39 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vilnius Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Budapest is 1 h behind Vilnius. It is currently 11:47 AM in Vilnius and 10:47 AM in Budapest.

Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Budapest is 1326 km. It takes approximately 14 h 31 min to drive from Vilnius to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 568.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Budapest, Hungary?

LOT, Ukraine International Airlines and 15 other airlines fly from Vilnius to Budapest hourly. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Vilnius to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 27 h 20 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Vilnius to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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Ukraine International Airlines, Belavia Belarusian Airlines, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Budapest Airport.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Vilnius Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs .

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