There are 6 ways to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$55 - $83

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Bus RegioJet  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér RegioJet

$12 - $15

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...

$19 - $29

Rideshare  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Budapest 151.7 miles

$15

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Wien Mitte to Budapest 150.6 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$110 - $305

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The cheapest way to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wien Mitte to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Wien Mitte and arriving at Kelenföld via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Wien Mitte and Budapest is 213 km. The road distance is 241 km.

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The best way to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest, including transfers.

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Wien Mitte to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Wien Mitte to Budapest is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 3 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 260€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Wien Mitte to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kelenföld station.

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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Wien Mitte, Austria and Budapest, Hungary?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Mitte to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Wien Mitte to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
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
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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