The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Budapest to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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6 h 40 m
8 h 16 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Budapest for Salzburg every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||279 miles (450 km)|
|Average bus duration||6 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$42 (€37)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Infobus|
Buses from Budapest to Salzburg cover the 279 miles (450 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Infobus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and arrive in Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig.
FlixBus buses will get you to Salzburg from Budapest from $34 (€30). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Bus information from Budapest to Salzburg with FlixBus:
Travel by bus between Budapest, Hungary and Salzburg, Austria is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 1/9/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Salzburg from Budapest closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Salzburg to Budapest is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 1/13/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Budapest from Salzburg here.
Some of the Budapest bus stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér (Terminal 2). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Salzburg include Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig, Salzburg, Alpensiedlung P+R and Salzburg, P+R Süd.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and arriving in Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city center of Budapest.
The most popular arrival bus station, Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Salzburg.
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