There are 5 ways to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest by train, bus, car, subway 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Rj / ...

$53 - $78

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. 902 / ...

$14 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus RegioJet  •  5 h

  1. Rj

$15 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. 154.2 miles

$28 - $45

Subway, fly  •  3 h 11 min

  1. VIE - BUD

$107 - $306

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route.

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)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Wien Erdberg to Budapest Népliget aut.áll.
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wien Westbahnhof Station and Budapest is 216 km. The road distance is 247 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest is to bus which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest, including transfers.