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from Budapest to Berlin

You can get from Budapest to Berlin by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Budapest to Berlin on Sep 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:30PMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport1h30 02:00PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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$581One-way
Cheapest
10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar14h10 01:00PMBerlin
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$451One-way
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08:10PMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport1h30 09:40PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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$1151One-way
09:35AMBudapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport5h35 03:10PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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$1711One-way
09:40AMBudapest Keleti12h26 10:06PMBerlin Hbf
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$981One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
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$56STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$230Malta Air
Mon
Sep 27
$68FlixTrain
$40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$51Wizz Air
Tue
Sep 28
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$283Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
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$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$51ryanair sun
Thu
Sep 30
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$94Malta Air
Fri
Oct 1
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$116Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 2
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$81Malta Air
Sun
Oct 3
$62Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$152Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$47FlixTrain
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$24Malta Air
Tue
Oct 5
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$37ryanair sun
Wed
Oct 6
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$10ryanair sun
Thu
Oct 7
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$10Malta Air
Fri
Oct 8
$62Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$103Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 9
$62Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$24Malta Air
Sun
Oct 10
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$141Wizz Air
Mon
Oct 11
$47FlixTrain
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$54Malta Air
Tue
Oct 12
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$33ryanair sun
Wed
Oct 13
$58Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$20ryanair sun
Thu
Oct 14
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$33Malta Air
Fri
Oct 15
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$90Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 16
$58Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$44Malta Air

Travel Information between Budapest and Berlin

distanceDistance427 miles (688 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $228
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€32) • 14 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $228 (€183) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 427 miles (688 km) between Budapest and Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Brussels Airlines, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Budapest to Berlin.

How to get from Budapest to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Budapest to Berlin, 84,28% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Budapest to Berlin, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Travel Tips

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Travel to Berlin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Berlin.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Berlin, Germany from Budapest, Hungary currently allowed?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Hungary enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Berlin from Budapest?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Berlin, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/25/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Budapest to Berlin.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Budapest, Hungary from Berlin, Germany?

Return travel to Budapest, Hungary from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Hungary from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Hungary from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Hungary:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Hungary?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Hungary to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Budapest, Hungary was last verified on 9/19/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Budapest from Berlin.

How do I get from Budapest to Berlin?

There are 3 ways to travel to Berlin from Budapest including taking a flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Budapest to Berlin the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel between Budapest and Berlin is by taking a bus with an average price of $40 (€32).

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A bus is $189 (€151) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Budapest to Berlin costing on average $228 (€183).

A bus is generally $19 (€15) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $58 (€47) from Budapest to Berlin.

What is the quickest way to get from Budapest to Berlin?

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Budapest is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Berlin can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 14 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 11 h 2 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Budapest and Berlin?

The distance is approximately 427 miles (688 km) from Budapest to Berlin.

How many services a day are there to Berlin from Budapest?

The average frequency per day from Budapest to Berlin is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Budapest to Berlin as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Budapest to Berlin?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Budapest to Berlin:

  • Flights from Budapest to Berlin most often leave from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Buses mostly depart from Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains from Budapest to Berlin most often leave from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Budapest to Berlin?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Budapest to Berlin:

  • You can take a flight from Budapest to Berlin with Brussels Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for $228 (€183) with Brussels Airlines from Budapest to Berlin.
  • You can take a bus from Budapest to Berlin with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for $40 (€32) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Budapest to Berlin.
  • You can travel by train from Budapest to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Budapest to Berlin tickets for $58 (€47) on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Berlin from Budapest?

Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Berlin with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Berlin with.

Direct services to Berlin tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Budapest to Berlin?
Your trip from Budapest to Berlin doesn't have to end in Berlin. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. If you’d like to add Amsterdam, Prague or Paris to your Budapest to Berlin tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Berlin today!
How early should I buy Budapest to Berlin tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Budapest to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $228 (€183) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $40 (€32) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $58 (€47) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Budapest to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Berlin
Budapest - Könyves Kálmán k
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Budapest Népliget autóbusz állomás Busterminal
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Budapest, Népliget Autobus Station
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