There are 5 ways to get from Vilnius to Budapest by plane, train, bus 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  •  6 h 45 min

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

$87 - $223

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Białystok
  3. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia Ic
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$63 - $101

3 alternative options

Bus Billy  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Katowice
  2. Take the bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld P14

$77 - $114

Bus Ecolines  •  27 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Budapest Népliget

$82 - $118

Drive  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Budapest 829 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Budapest is to train and bus which costs $60 - $110 and takes 18 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Budapest is to fly which costs $85 - $230 and takes 6 h 45 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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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Vilnius to Budapest, including transfers.

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

LOT, Lufthansa and 14 other airlines fly from Vilnius to Budapest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vilnius to Budapest via Stotis, Vilnius, Katowice, Katowice, Katowice bus station, Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 26 h 38 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 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
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, Wednesday, 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
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
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
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
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
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
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Vilnius to Katowice
Ave. Duration
15 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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