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Overview: Bus from Paris to Budapest

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage bus duration23 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$87 (€72)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Paris to Budapest cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long journey taking on average 23 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $87 (€72), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $69 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).

Bus companies: FlixBus and Student Agency from Paris to Budapest

For as little as $69 (€57) you can travel by bus from Paris to Budapest with FlixBus and Student Agency. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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Student Agency

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.

  • Average Price: $69

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets between Paris and Budapest due to the coronavirus:

  • 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: Bus to Budapest from Paris

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus from Paris to Budapest?

Travel by bus between Paris, France and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Budapest from Paris restricted?

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 1/10/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Paris and Budapest closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Budapest, Hungary?

Return travel from Hungary to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Budapest?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Budapest?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

Last checked on 1/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Budapest.

How much do cheap buses from Paris to Budapest cost?

Bus tickets between Paris and Budapest for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $69 (€57)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus between Paris and Budapest?

If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Budapest bus to cost on average $87 (€72)  one way.

How far is Budapest from Paris by bus?

You should expect to travel around 771 miles (1244 km)  to Budapest from Paris by bus.

How long is the bus between Paris and Budapest?

While the time it takes to travel 771 miles (1244 km) to Budapest from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Budapest bus journey time is on average 23 h 35 min.

What station does the bus from Paris to Budapest depart from? Which Budapest bus station do I come into from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. When arriving in Budapest, you can end your route in bus stations like Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér.

Omio customers book a bus from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti)   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city center.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Paris to Budapest?

If you're looking for buses from Paris to Budapest, you can rely on Flixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland to get you to Budapest. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Paris to Budapest journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Paris to Budapest?

The earliest bus for this trip departs from Paris at 8: 10 AM. The last bus leaves from Paris at 5: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Paris to Budapest and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Paris to Budapest to get the best deals?

You can find buses from Paris to Budapest to cost on average $87 (€72) 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Budapest bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.