The cheapest buses from Budapest to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Cheapest

$62

Average

$62

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Budapest to Salzburg will cost around $ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 62.

Cheapest
11:00PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás6h35 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
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$621One-way
Cheapest
10:45PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h50 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
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$621One-way

Timetable Budapest to Salzburg

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10:45PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h50 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
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11:00PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás6h35 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
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Thu
Oct 21
$69ÖBB
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Fri
Oct 22
$91ÖBB
$62Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$52ÖBB
$65Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$52ÖBB | Railjet
$47Flixbus
Mon
Oct 25
$52ÖBB
$63Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$52ÖBB | Railjet
$54Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$49ÖBB | Nightjet
$57Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$52ÖBB
$51Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$60ÖBB | Railjet
$49Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$49ÖBB | Nightjet
$86Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$52ÖBB | Railjet
$43Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$43ÖBB | Nightjet
$53Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$52ÖBB
$51Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$43ÖBB | Nightjet
$51Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$43ÖBB | Nightjet
$57Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$43ÖBB | Nightjet
$43Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$37ÖBB | Nightjet
$47Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$37ÖBB | Nightjet
$32Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$37ÖBB | Nightjet
$41Flixbus

The fastest buses from Budapest to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

6 h 35 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

450 km

Of the 2 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.

These direct buses cover the 450 km distance in an average of 6 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:00PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás6h35 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
0 changes
$621One-way
2nd Fastest
10:45PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h50 05:35AMSalzburg, PR Süd
0 changes
$621One-way

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Bus Information between Budapest and Salzburg

distanceDistance279 miles (450 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$57 (€46)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Budapest to Salzburg cover the 279 miles (450 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $57 (€46), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

Bus companies

FlixBus buses between Budapest and Salzburg

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets between Budapest and Salzburg from $47 (€38) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

FlixBus

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.

  • Average Price: $47

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket from Budapest to Salzburg:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Budapest to Salzburg
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Budapest and Salzburg?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Salzburg, Austria by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Austria from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Austria from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Budapest and Salzburg before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Hungary from Austria by bus?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Salzburg to Budapest is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hungary from Austria?

Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Salzburg?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/17/21. 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.

How much are cheap buses to Salzburg from Budapest?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Salzburg from Budapest for the next 7 days starting from $47 (€38)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a bus between Budapest and Salzburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $57 (€46)  for a bus ticket from Budapest to Salzburg.
How many miles is it from Budapest to Salzburg by bus?
The Budapest to Salzburg bus distance is approximately 279 miles (450 km).
What is the Budapest to Salzburg bus travel time?
The bus time between Budapest and Salzburg is on average 6 h 35 min  for the 279 miles (450 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Salzburg from Budapest by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Budapest to Salzburg depart from? Which Salzburg bus station do I come into from Budapest?

When taking a bus from Budapest, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. When you arrive in Salzburg, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa).

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Budapest-Déli   to Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

Where is the departure bus station in Budapest located? Where is the arrival bus station in Salzburg located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Budapest-Déli, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Which bus providers can get me from Budapest to Salzburg?
For the route from Budapest to Salzburg you can take a bus with Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Budapest to Salzburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct bus from Budapest to Salzburg?
Yes, you can find a direct bus between Budapest and Salzburg with BlaBlaCar  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When can I take the first bus from Budapest to Salzburg? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Budapest to Salzburg at 6: 30 AM. The last bus from Budapest to Salzburg that you can take departs at 9: 45 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Budapest to Salzburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I book bus tickets between Budapest and Salzburg for the best deals?
If you buy the Budapest to Salzburg bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $57 (€46). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Salzburg from Budapest. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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