You can get from Budapest to Zagreb by train, bus or flight.
To get from Budapest to Zagreb on Aug 17 we recommend taking a bus 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||185 miles (299 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$3 - $232|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $3 (€3) • 6 h 18 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $232 (€215) • 3 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Eurowings|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 185 miles (299 km) to Zagreb from Budapest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Eurowings among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Budapest to Zagreb.
Travel from Budapest, Hungary to Zagreb, Croatia is: Fully open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.
The government of Croatia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Budapest and Zagreb closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Budapest, Hungary from Croatia is: Fully open.
Reentering Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
All travelers returning to Hungary must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Budapest from Zagreb here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel between Budapest and Zagreb. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Budapest and Zagreb is by taking a train with an average price of $3 (€3).
This is compared to other travel options to Zagreb:
A train is generally $24 (€22) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $27 (€25) from Budapest to Zagreb.
A train is $229 (€212) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Budapest to Zagreb costing on average $232 (€215).
The fastest way to get to Zagreb from Budapest is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 5 min.
Other travel options to Zagreb can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 30 min.
In comparison, getting to Zagreb by train can take on average 6 h 18 min.
Zagreb is approximately 185 miles (299 km) away from Budapest.
The average frequency per day from Budapest to Zagreb is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Zagreb from Budapest as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Budapest to Zagreb:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Budapest to Zagreb, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Zagreb with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Zagreb 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 route.
When planning your trip from Budapest to Zagreb, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Budapest to Zagreb online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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