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There are 10 ways to get from Weimar to Budapest by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Leipzig, fly  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Weimar to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Budapest (BUD) LEJ - BUD

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Train, night train  •  13h 58m

  1. Take the train from Weimar to Leipzig Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof 50 / ...
  3. Take the night train from Dresden Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati En

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Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Budapest (BUD) NUE - BUD

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD

Train to Berlin Brandenburg, fly  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
  2. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Budapest (BUD) BER - BUD

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Budapest (BUD) MUC - BUD

Train  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf 28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Passau Hbf 39 / ...
  3. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Vienna Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Vienna Hbf to Budapest Kelenfold Train Station Ic / ...

Bus  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Weimar central train station to Dresden busparking Ammonstraße 082
  2. Take the bus from Dresden busparking Ammonstraße to Budapest Kelenföld bus station N260 / ...

Bus, train  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Weimar Bus Station to Praha, ÚAN Florenc Citylines RV100P
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

Drive  •  8h

  1. Drive from Weimar to Budapest 863.6 km

Weimar to Budapest by train

75 Weekly Trains
11h 52m Average Duration
48 501 Ft Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Weimar to Budapest is to bus which costs €65 - €100 and takes 12h 45m.

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The fastest way to get from Weimar to Budapest is to train and fly which takes 6h 24m and costs €70 - €250.

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No, there is no direct bus from Weimar station to Budapest station. However, there are services departing from Weimar central train station and arriving at Budapest Kelenföld bus station via Dresden busparking Ammonstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Weimar to Budapest station. However, there are services departing from Weimar and arriving at Budapest Kelenfold Train Station via Erfurt Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, Passau Hbf and Vienna Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 52m.

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The distance between Weimar and Budapest is 680 km. The road distance is 863.6 km.

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The best way to get from Weimar to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 11h 52m and costs €120 - €310.

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It takes approximately 7h 14m to get from Weimar to Budapest, including transfers.

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Weimar to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Weimar central train station.

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Weimar to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Erfurt Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Weimar to Budapest is to train which takes 11h 52m and costs €120 - €310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €100 and takes 12h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Weimar to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 680.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 14m

What companies run services between Weimar, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Weimar to Budapest via Erfurt Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, Passau Hbf, and Vienna Hbf in around 11h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Weimar to Budapest via Dresden busparking Ammonstraße in around 12h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 270 000 Ft
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75 000 Ft - 270 000 Ft
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 280 000 Ft
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75 000 Ft - 280 000 Ft
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 220 000 Ft
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
39 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
39 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Munich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
41 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Munich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leipzig to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Train operators
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Weimar to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Weimar to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Weimar to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
Abellio
Train from Weimar to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Weimar to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Erfurt Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Weimar to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
ÖBB Intercity
Phone
+43 (0)5 1717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 31 000 Ft
Website
https://www.oebb.at/
Train from Passau Hbf to Vienna Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft
Website
https://www.oebb.at/
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Website
https://www.bahn.com/en
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
50 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Seating Carriage
12 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Couchette Carriage
32 000 Ft - 40 000 Ft
Train from Passau Hbf to Vienna Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
50 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Seating Carriage
16 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft
Couchette Carriage
35 000 Ft - 43 000 Ft
RegioJet
Phone
+420 222 222 221
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna Hbf to Budapest Kelenfold Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
4 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Website
https://regiojet.com/
2nd Class
4 000 Ft - 6 000 Ft
1st Class
11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4 400 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
https://www.mavcsoport.hu/en
Night train from Dresden Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Website
https://www.mavcsoport.hu/en
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Weimar central train station to Dresden busparking Ammonstraße
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden busparking Ammonstraße to Budapest Kelenföld bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 28 000 Ft
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Citylines
Phone
+3590885700870
Email
support@citylines.eu
Website
citylines.eu
Bus from Weimar Bus Station to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Schedules at
citylines.eu

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m and has one stopover.

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Weimar to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest Kelenföld bus station.

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Weimar to Budapest train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Budapest Kelenfold Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Weimar to Budapest is 864 km. It takes approximately 8h to drive from Weimar to Budapest.

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Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Budapest Airport.

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Book your Weimar to Budapest bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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