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

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

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

$53 - $78

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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

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 45 min

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

$16 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest 154.2 miles

$28 - $45

Subway, fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from Westbahnhof to Landstraße
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$113 - $308

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

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The distance between Wien Westbahnhof Station and Budapest is 216 km. The road distance is 246.7 km.

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The best way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 45 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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Yes, the driving distance between Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest is 247 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 135.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

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 Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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

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