There are 5 ways to get from Zagreb to Hungary by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. 976 / ...

$21 - $34

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. D

$23 - $35

Train via Kelenföld  •  6 h 3 min

  1. D / ...

$66 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. 213.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train, drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. ZAG - OSI

$80 - $311

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Hungary?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zagreb to Budapest 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Zagreb to Budapest 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 44 min.

Airlines
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Zagreb to Osijek
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Budapest-Déli
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Osijek Dravski Most to Beli Manastir
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $6
1st Class
$6 - $9
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zagreb to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Villany to Pecs-Külvaros
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Hungary is 310 km. The road distance is 342 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Hungary is to train which costs 140 kn - 210 kn and takes 5 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Hungary is to drive which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 260 kn - 390 kn.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zagreb and arriving at Budapest-Déli. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Rudas Gyógyfürdő via Kelenföld vasútállomás M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Zagreb to Hungary, including transfers.