The cheapest buses from Budapest to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

$16

Average

$18

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 Vienna will cost around $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

Cheapest
09:45AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 01:15PMVienna
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$161One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:45PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 09:15PMVienna
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$201One-way

Timetable Budapest to Vienna

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09:45AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 01:15PMVienna
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05:45PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 09:15PMVienna
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Sun
Nov 28
$18RegioJet a.s.
$14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$338Swiss
Mon
Nov 29
$11RegioJet a.s.
$11STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$275Swiss
Tue
Nov 30
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$275Swiss
Wed
Dec 1
$11RegioJet a.s.
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$226Lufthansa
Thu
Dec 2
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$223Swiss
Fri
Dec 3
$11RegioJet a.s.
$13Flixbus
$223Swiss
Sat
Dec 4
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$211Swiss
Sun
Dec 5
$14RegioJet a.s.
$18Flixbus
$223Swiss
Mon
Dec 6
$11RegioJet a.s.
$14Flixbus
$219Swiss
Tue
Dec 7
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$181Swiss
Wed
Dec 8
$11RegioJet a.s.
$14Flixbus
$154Tuifly
Thu
Dec 9
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$184Swiss
Fri
Dec 10
$14RegioJet a.s.
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$184Swiss
Sat
Dec 11
$14RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$181Swiss
Sun
Dec 12
$14RegioJet a.s.
$11STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
Dec 13
$11RegioJet a.s.
$11STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$184Swiss
Tue
Dec 14
$11RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$184Swiss
Wed
Dec 15
$11RegioJet a.s.
$11STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$110Tuifly
Thu
Dec 16
$14RegioJet a.s.
$8Eurolines Germany
$184Swiss
Fri
Dec 17
$14RegioJet a.s.
$11STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$186Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Budapest to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

214 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Budapest for Vienna 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 214 km distance in an average of 3 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 30 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.

05:45PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 09:15PMVienna
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$201One-way
09:45AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h30 01:15PMVienna
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$161One-way

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Student Agency, FlixBus and Leo Express Budapest – Vienna

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Save time and money by searching for and booking your Student Agency bus from Budapest to Vienna online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Student Agency bus between Budapest and Vienna, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Student Agency bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 133 miles (214 km) trip to Vienna from Budapest as well as ticket information for the bus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap bus ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for buses to Vienna from Budapest, you can check straight away if the Student Agency ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Buy your official Student Agency Budapest to Vienna bus tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Buses from Budapest to Vienna

    Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international bus routes. Buses from Budapest to Vienna are operated by Student Agency, Eurolines, and Flixbus. Both services depart from central Budapest, usually serving the central airport in Vienna. The average journey time is approximately 3 hours on direct buses. Buses depart regularly in 2-hour intervals throughout the day, from early morning to early evening.

    Taking the Bus from Budapest

    Buses from Budapest to Vienna depart mainly from Népliget Bus Station. Located in the 9th district of Budapest on 131 Üllői street southwest of the city center, the bus station is easy to reach using public transport, particularly the metro - line M3 stops at Népliget Metro station, which is just a few minutes walk from the bus station. It's also easy to reach the station by taxi or private car, as there is a large car park on site.

    Getting into Vienna by Bus

    Buses from Budapest to Vienna will terminate at Vienna airport, which is located 15 minutes from the city center by taxi. There is also a City Airport Train (CAT) service to the city center with a journey time of around 15 minutes, whilst the Schnellbahn S7 train reaches the city center in about 25 minutes. Vienna AirportLines runs several lines into different destinations across Vienna and operates 24 hours a day.

    The historic center of Vienna is a UNESCO world heritage site, widely regarded as an open-air museum for its beautiful period architecture. Vienna is also famous for its coffee culture; visitors should make time to drop by a traditional coffee house to enjoy a Viennese coffee.

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    Take the bus to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Vienna.
    FAQs
    Is cross-border travel by bus between Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria allowed?

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

    Can I enter Austria from Hungary?

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

    Do I need to 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 Vienna, Austria?

    All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 11/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Budapest and Vienna as this information can change.

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

    The restriction level for your return bus to Budapest, Hungary from Vienna is: Partially open.

    Is my return bus into Budapest from Vienna restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • 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:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Budapest from Vienna closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap buses from Budapest to Vienna cost?
    Bus tickets from Budapest to Vienna for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $8 (€7)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is the bus between Budapest and Vienna on average?
    If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Budapest to Vienna bus price to come in at an average of $13 (€11)  one way.
    How many miles is it from Budapest to Vienna by bus?
    The distance to Vienna from Budapest by bus is approximately 133 miles (214 km).
    What is the Budapest to Vienna bus travel time?
    The Budapest to Vienna bus duration is on average 3 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 133 miles (214 km) to Vienna from Budapest. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What is the departure bus station in Budapest and arrival bus station in Vienna?

    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 Vienna, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Budapest-Déli   to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

    Where is the bus station in Budapest? Where is the bus station in Vienna?

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Budapest-Déli, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center.

    Which bus companies should I travel with from Budapest to Vienna?
    For the best Budapest to Vienna bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Nomago, Eurolines Germany, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur, Eurolines France, Leo Express or Karat-S. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Budapest and Vienna to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Are there any direct buses from Budapest to Vienna?
    If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
    When is the earliest bus from Budapest to Vienna? When is the last bus from Budapest to Vienna?
    The first Budapest to Vienna bus departs at 8: 45 AM   and the last bus from Budapest to Vienna leaves at 9: 20 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Budapest to Vienna on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How early should I buy bus tickets from Budapest to Vienna to score the best deals?
    You can find buses between Budapest and Vienna to cost on average $13 (€11) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Budapest to Vienna bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.