Berlin to Budapest bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Berlin to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Apr 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

12 h 45 m

Average

17 h 10 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

688 km

Cheap bus tickets from Berlin to Budapest start from $53 with an average ticket price of $56.

The fastest bus from Berlin to Budapest takes 12h 45m in comparison to an average duration of 17h 10m and covers a distance of 688 km.

4 buses leave Berlin for Budapest every day with It's difficult to get from Berlin to Budapest without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
05:00PM13h05
Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof
06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
$531One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
05:00PM12h45
Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof
05:45AMBudapest
$531One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
02:45PM15h10
Berlin
05:55AMBudapest
$581One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
04:45AM15h20
Berlin
08:05PMBudapest
$581One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
02:45PM15h30
Berlin
06:15AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
$581One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from Berlin to Budapest

distanceDistance427 miles (688 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$59 (€52)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland

Buses from Berlin to Budapest cover the 427 miles (688 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 35 min with our travel partners like STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $59 (€52), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér.

Bus companies: STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus and Arda Tur from Berlin to Budapest

STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus and Arda Tur buses will get you between Berlin and Budapest from $37 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Berlin to Budapest bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $37
  • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

Buses from Berlin to Budapest: Journey Details

Buses in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities. A number of bus companies offer both domestic and international routes. Buses regularly travel the 870 kilometer distance between Berlin and Budapest, with departures leaving every day. Services are provided by a number of firms, including Eurolines, Berlin Linien Bus, OrangeWays and Postbus. Journey times can last between 12 hours and 21 hours, depending on the service chosen. The earliest buses from Berlin to Budapest leave at around 7:00 a.m., while there are mid-morning services at 11:00 a.m. and an evening departure at 5:00 p.m. as well. Eurolines services require a change in Prague, while OrangeWays travels direct to Budapest.

Return buses from Budapest to Berlin are also available.

Taking the Bus from Berlin

PostBus services to Budapest depart from the Berlin Zoo coach stop, which can be found at Hardenbergplatz. This is connected to the rest of Berlin via the Berlin Zoologischer Garten U-Bahn stop, along with regional towns and suburbs via the S-Bahn. OrangeWays and Eurolines buses from Berlin to Budapest depart from Berlin Central Bus Station. The Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof can be found to the west of the city centre, near the Messe Nord S-Bahn stop and the Kaiserdamm U-Bahn stop. Berlin has excellent night bus and train services, so it is easy to catch early or late departures.

Getting into Budapest by Bus

The capital of Hungary is an elegant city which has preserved its 18th and 19th century glories. Visitors will be treated to architectural delights like the Fisherman's Bastion, the Church of St. Matthias and the Parliament Building, as well as quirky attractions like the Turkish Baths. All buses from Berlin to Budapest arrive at the city's Népliget bus station. To reach the centre of town, catch the metro from nearby Nagyvárad tér or Ecseri út stations, or take tram route 1, which traces a circular route around the city centre.

FAQs: Bus from Berlin to Budapest

FAQs: Take the bus from Berlin to Budapest with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Budapest.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Berlin to Budapest can start from as little as $45 (€40) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Berlin to Budapest is $59 (€52); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Berlin to Budapest bus travel time is 10 h 35 min   for the 427 mile (688 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Berlin to Budapest leaves at 11: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Berlin to Budapest leaves at 10: 59 PM.
There are 3 buses a day from Berlin to Budapest which require at least one change with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the journey from Berlin to Budapest you can take a bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Arda Tur, Infobus or Eurolines Deutschland. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Berlin to Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, which is located around 6.4 miles (10.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér, located 11.3 miles (18.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Berlin to Budapest is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Berlin and Budapest including taking a bus, train or flight.

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