You can get from Budapest to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
To get from Budapest to Barcelona on Nov 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||929 miles (1498 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$4 - $156|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $4 (€4) • 45 h 6 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $106 (€101) • 2 h 35 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Wizz Air|
Travel 929 miles (1498 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Budapest and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Wizz Air among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Budapest to Barcelona.
International travel from Budapest, Hungary to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip from Budapest to Barcelona.
The restriction level for your return to Budapest, Hungary from Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of reentry into Hungary:
You should observe these safety measures in Hungary as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Hungary was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Barcelona: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Budapest is by taking a train, which costs on average $4 (€4).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:
Taking a train is about $152 (€145) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $156 (€149) for this route.
A train is generally $102 (€97) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $106 (€101) from Budapest to Barcelona.
The fastest way from Budapest to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.
There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 30 h 35 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 45 h 6 min.
You should expect to travel around 929 miles (1498 km) between Budapest and Barcelona.
The average frequency per day from Budapest to Barcelona is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Budapest and Barcelona as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Budapest to Barcelona:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Budapest to Barcelona with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Budapest and Barcelona.
When planning your trip from Budapest to Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Budapest to Barcelona online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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