There are 6 ways to get from Zagreb to Hungary by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 976 / ...

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Train Hungarian Railways (MÁV)  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Kelenföld Adria First Flight

$17 - $25

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Train Croatian Railways (HŽPP)  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Déli

$23 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Budapest 213.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Osijek (OSI) ZAG - OSI
  2. Drive from Osijek to Pécs

$66 - $294

Shuttle  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Budapest Eurobusways

$49 - $109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Hungary is to train which costs 110 kn - 160 kn and takes 5 h 59 min.

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

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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.

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

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The distance between Zagreb and Hungary is 310 km. The road distance is 341.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Hungary without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs 130 kn - 220 kn.

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

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Zagreb to Hungary bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Hungary train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Hungary is to bus which takes 5 h and costs 130 kn - 220 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140 kn - 210 kn and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Hungary.
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  • Distance: 193.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Hungary?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zagreb to Budapest 4 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 twice daily. 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
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zagreb to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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