The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Timișoara to Budapest is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 6 m
5 h 39 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Timișoara for Budapest every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||158 miles (255 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$22 (€19)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Bus companies||simplicity, Flixbus or RegioJet|
Buses from Timișoara to Budapest cover the 158 miles (255 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like simplicity, Flixbus or RegioJet. 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 $18 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $22 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Timișoara, Gara de Est and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.
You can travel by bus between Timișoara and Budapest with Student Agency and FlixBus for as low as $18 (€16). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus from Timișoara to Budapest: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.
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.
Travel by bus between Timișoara, Romania and Budapest, Hungary is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Romania
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Timișoara to Budapest closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Budapest to Timișoara is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Romania is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
What are the requirements?
The government of Romania has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Timișoara from Budapest here.
There are a few bus stations in Timișoara to start your route from including Timișoara, Gara de Est, Timisoara, Calea Aradului, Atg. OMV and Timișoara, Splaiul Tudor. In Budapest you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér (Terminal 2).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Timișoara, Gara de Est and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Timișoara, Gara de Est, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Timișoara.
The most popular arrival bus station, Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center of Budapest.
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