The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Budapest to Košice is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 45 m
3 h 45 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Budapest for Košice every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||132 miles (213 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€15)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
Buses from Budapest to Košice cover the 132 miles (213 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€15).
Travel between Budapest and Košice from $16 (€14) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
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.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Košice, Slovakia by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Slovakia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 1/13/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Košice from Budapest as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return bus to Budapest, Hungary from Košice is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 1/13/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Budapest from Košice closer to your date of departure here here.
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