The cheapest buses from Paris to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

$74

Average

$74

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 Paris to Budapest will cost around $ 74 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 74.

Cheapest
09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h20 06:20PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás
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$741One-way
Cheapest
09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h40 06:40PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút
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$741One-way

Timetable Paris to Budapest

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09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h20 06:20PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás
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09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h40 06:40PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút
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$77Flixbus
$147easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$74Flixbus
$224Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82Flixbus
$40ryanair sun
Thu
Sep 30
$359Deutsche Bahn
$87Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$359Deutsche Bahn
$87Flixbus
$36ryanair sun
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Oct 2
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$87Flixbus
$156Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$87STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$32ryanair sun
Mon
Oct 4
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$74Flixbus
$76easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$359Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$161Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$74Flixbus
$17ryanair sun
Thu
Oct 7
$359Deutsche Bahn
$82Flixbus
$29Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 8
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82Flixbus
$17ryanair sun
Sat
Oct 9
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82Flixbus
$155Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82Flixbus
$54ryanair sun
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Oct 11
$359Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$46easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$359Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$135Air France
Wed
Oct 13
$359Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$16Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 14
$359Deutsche Bahn
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$19Wizz Air
Fri
Oct 15
$359Deutsche Bahn
$82Flixbus
$99ryanair sun
Sat
Oct 16
$359Deutsche Bahn with connection
$74Flixbus
$135Air France
Sun
Oct 17
$359Deutsche Bahn
$82Flixbus
$36ryanair sun

The fastest buses from Paris to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

21 h 20 m

Average

21 h 30 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

1244 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Paris for Budapest 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 1244 km distance in an average of 21 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 21 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 21 h 40 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
09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h20 06:20PMBudapeszt, Autóbuszállomás
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$741One-way
2nd Fastest
09:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy21h40 06:40PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút
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$741One-way

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Bus Information from Paris to Budapest

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage bus duration21 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$83 (€67)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Paris to Budapest cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long route taking on average 21 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $74 (€60), but the average price of bus tickets is $83 (€67). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).

Bus companies

FlixBus and Student Agency between Paris and Budapest

You can travel by bus between Paris and Budapest with FlixBus and Student Agency for as low as $74 (€60). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus
Student Agency

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Paris to Budapest.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus from Paris to Budapest for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest FlixBus bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Paris to Budapest bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Paris - Budapest route and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance from Paris to Budapest by bus is 771 miles (1244 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $74 (€60) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Paris and Budapest in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a bus. Book that perfect FlixBus Paris - Budapest bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Paris to Budapest are the following:

  • 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

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Buses from Paris to Budapest
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses from Paris to Budapest?

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

Can I enter Hungary from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/19/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Budapest from Paris as this information can change.

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

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

Is my return bus into Paris from Budapest restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Paris from Budapest closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap bus to Budapest from Paris cost?
Bus tickets to Budapest from Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $74 (€60)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus to Budapest from Paris?
The Paris to Budapest bus ticket price is on average $83 (€67)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Paris to Budapest by bus?
You should expect to travel around 771 miles (1244 km)  between Paris and Budapest by bus.
How long is the bus between Paris and Budapest?
On average the Paris to Budapest bus time is 21 h 40 min  covering the 771 miles (1244 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Paris to Budapest do I depart from? Which Budapest bus station from Paris do I arrive in?

There are a few bus stations in Paris to start your trip from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). In Budapest you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).

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

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Paris.

The most popular arrival bus station, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), is located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city center of Budapest.

Which bus companies can take me between Paris and Budapest?
When taking a bus from Paris to Budapest, you can count on Flixbus, Eurolines France, RegioJet or Eurolines Switzerland for the best way to get you to Budapest. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Budapest from Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Can I purchase a direct bus from Paris to Budapest?
Yes, you can look for direct buses from Paris to Budapest with Flixbus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
What time is the earliest bus from Paris to Budapest? What time is the last bus from Paris to Budapest?
You can take the first bus from Paris to Budapest at 7: 10 AM. The last bus from Paris to Budapest that you can take departs at 7: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Paris to Budapest schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I buy the Paris to Budapest bus for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this route and save money. If you buy bus tickets from Paris to Budapest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $83 (€67) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Paris to Budapest a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Budapest
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3