Buses from Zagreb to Budapest

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Zagreb to Budapest

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14:30Zagreb4h45 19:15Budapest
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The fastest buses

from Zagreb
to Budapest

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Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m

Average

4 h 45 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

299 km

Of the 2 bus that leave Zagreb 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 bus cover the 299 km distance in an average of 4 h 45 m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 4 h 45 m .

The slowest bus will take 4 h 45 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.

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14:30Zagreb4h45 19:15Budapest
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$201One-way
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23:15Zagreb4h45 04:00Budapest
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$201One-way

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Prices across different modes

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Flight
Sun
Sep 15
$20Flixbus
$258Turkish Airlines
Mon
Sep 16
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Tue
Sep 17
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Wed
Sep 18
$20Nomago
$94Eurowings
Thu
Sep 19
$20Nomago
$260Air France
Fri
Sep 20
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Sat
Sep 21
$20Nomago
$179Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Sep 22
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Mon
Sep 23
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Tue
Sep 24
$20Nomago
$213csa
Wed
Sep 25
$20Nomago
$94Eurowings
Thu
Sep 26
$20Flixbus
$213csa
Fri
Sep 27
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Sat
Sep 28
$20Nomago
$160csa
Sun
Sep 29
$20Nomago
$258Turkish Airlines
Mon
Sep 30
$20Nomago
$187csa
Tue
Oct 1
$20Nomago
$164Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter
Wed
Oct 2
$20Nomago
$207Brussels Airlines
Thu
Oct 3
$20Nomago
$204csa
Fri
Oct 4
$20Nomago
$187Eurowings
Sat
Oct 5
$20Nomago
$149Lot Polish Airlines

The cheapest buses

from Zagreb
to Budapest

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Cheapest

$20

Average

$20

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

The average ticket from Zagreb to Budapest will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

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Journey Summary

Zagreb to Budapest Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
5 hours 52 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $20
Buses depart from:Zagreb
Bus arrives in:Budapest
Distance:299 km
BusBus Companies:Nomago, Flixbus

Buses from Zagreb to Budapest

Buses from Zagreb to Budapest usually operate at least twice a day – usually in the morning and afternoon. The distance between Zagreb and Budapest is approximately 345 kilometers. There are direct and indirect services; however, the journey tends to be direct. It takes about 5 hours to arrive in Budapest. The main bus operator for this route is FlixBus.

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Zagreb to Budapest Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Zagreb to Budapest when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€29

1 Day in Advance

€29

1 Week in Advance

€23

2 Weeks in Advance

€19

1 Month in Advance

€17

3 Months in Advance

€17

Zagreb to Budapest Buses: General Information

While taking a bus is slower than flying, it can take as little as 5 h to arrive in Budapest.

  • autobus Most Zagreb to Budapest buses are run by Flixbus.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Zagreb's Autobusni Kolodvor bus station and arrive at Budapest's Nepliget bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Zagreb to Budapest by bus takes as little as 5 hours to arrive in Budapest.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Zagreb to Budapest bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Zagreb to Budapest buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 21% cheaper to book a Zagreb to Budapest bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Zagreb to Budapest bus tickets are 42% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Zagreb

Buses from Zagreb to Budapest normally depart from Zagreb's Autobusni Kolodvor bus terminal, which is located along Avenija Marina Držića. It is the largest bus station in Croatia and is a major hub for local and international travel. Trams, including route number 6, provide services between Zagreb's town center and the station. For those arriving by train, catch trams 2, 3 or 6 just outside Zagreb train station – the journey to the bus station takes approximately 10 minutes. There is a large parking lot in the northern area of the station, which is ideal for those arriving by car or taxi.

Getting into Budapest by Bus

Budapest is a vibrant city that is located on both sides of the Danube River. While here, visitors can go for a dip in one of the city’s natural thermal spas, savour aromatic coffee from a traditional coffee house, and visit sites of historical interest, such as the neo-Gothic Parliament building, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Vajdahunyad Budapest. Buses from Zagreb to Budapest usually arrive at Budapest Nepliget Hst 5. This bus stop is situated opposite the Nepliget metro station (blue line M3), which is 10 minutes from the city center. Bus number 254E and tram route 1 also provide onward travel to the center.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Zagreb
Budapest
BusZagreb

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BusZagreb

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BusZagreb - Autobusni kolodvor

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BusZagreb - anschl. Gracac

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BusZagreb - anschl. Imotski

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BusZagreb - anschl. Karlovac

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BusZagreb - anschl. Knin

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BusZagreb - anschl. Sinj

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BusZagreb Autobusni kolodvor Busterminal

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