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Fly Zurich to Budapest, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Budapest (BUD) ZRH - BUD
  2. Take the train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar

23 235 Ft - 68 739 Ft

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Train to Basel, fly to Budapest, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Budapest (BUD) BSL - BUD
  3. Take the train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar

20 312 Ft - 76 439 Ft

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Fly Zurich to Vienna, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar

53 335 Ft - 131 439 Ft

Train  •  11h 23m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Kelenfoeld Rjx
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar Re / ...

98 143 Ft - 171 416 Ft

Bus, train  •  15h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Bratislava
  2. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Gyoer Ic
  3. Take the bus from Győr, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll

Bus  •  16h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Munich central bus station 006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Gyor Central Bus Station N91
  3. Take the bus from Győr, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll

20 804 Ft - 31 893 Ft

Night train, bus  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Tatabanya En
  2. Take the bus from Tatabánya, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll. 1845 / ...

29 492 Ft - 40 251 Ft

Drive  •  9h 6m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Székesfehérvár 937.6 km

36 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft

Zürich to Székesfehérvár by train

The train journey time between Zürich and Székesfehérvár is around 11h 23m and covers a distance of around 1085 km. The fastest train normally takes 11h 10m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and Hungarian Railways (MÁV), the Zürich to Székesfehérvár train service departs from Zuerich Hb and arrives in Szekesfehervar. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 23m
Fastest train time:
11h 10m
Train distance:
1085 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
98 143 Ft
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:40
Last train departs at:
10:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zürich to Székesfehérvár train schedules

Switzerland → Hungary
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Austria, Bahrain, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine

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Conditions of entry into Hungary from Switzerland

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Rules to follow in Hungary

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Considerations leaving from Switzerland

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Hungary from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Székesfehérvár is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Székesfehérvár is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Székesfehérvár is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Hungary.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 100 and takes 16h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár is to fly and train which costs SFr 70 - SFr 220 and takes 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich station to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from Zurich Bus Station and arriving at Székesfehérvár, aut. áll via Munich Central Bus Station and Győr, aut. áll.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Szekesfehervar via Budapest-Kelenfoeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 23m.

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The distance between Zürich and Székesfehérvár is 744 km. The road distance is 937.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár without a car is to train which takes 11h 23m and costs SFr 300 - SFr 550.

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It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár, including transfers.

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Zürich to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich Bus Station.

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Zürich to Székesfehérvár train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár is to train which takes 11h 23m and costs SFr 300 - SFr 550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 100 and takes 16h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Székesfehérvár.
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  • Distance: 743.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 10m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Székesfehérvár, Hungary?

You can take a train from Zürich to Székesfehérvár via Budapest-Kelenfoeld in around 11h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Székesfehérvár via Munich Central Bus Station, Gyor Central Bus Station, and Győr, aut. áll. in around 16h 25m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
48 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
48 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
44 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 280 000 Ft
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
46 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
8 500 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Koebanya-Kispest to Szekesfehervar
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 300 Ft - 1 600 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1 100 Ft - 1 400 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8 500 Ft - 12 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
10 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
1st Class
8 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
2 500 Ft - 3 500 Ft
1st Class
5 000 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 300 Ft - 3 100 Ft
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
1 300 Ft - 2 000 Ft
1st Class
2 000 Ft - 3 100 Ft
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 900 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1 900 Ft - 2 400 Ft
1st Class
5 500 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Bus operators
Volanbusz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Győr bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
3 300 Ft - 4 600 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Gyor Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Book at
Nomago
Economy
7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Premium
9 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Family&friends
10 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Gyor Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Zürich to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by Volanbusz, arrive at Székesfehérvár, aut. áll station.

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Zürich to Székesfehérvár train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Szekesfehervar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Székesfehérvár is 938 km. It takes approximately 9h 6m to drive from Zürich to Székesfehérvár.

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Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Székesfehérvár. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 3 - SFr 20.

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