You can get from Dresden to Budapest by train, bus or flight.
To get from Dresden to Budapest on Dec 01 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||342 miles (551 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$51 - $882|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $51 (€49) • 8 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $882 (€842) • 2 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 342 miles (551 km) between Dresden and Budapest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $51 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Dresden to Budapest.
International travel from Dresden, Germany to Budapest, Hungary is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Hungary 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 between Dresden and Budapest.
The current restriction level for returning to Dresden, Germany from Hungary is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Dresden from Budapest here.
There are 4 ways to travel between Dresden and Budapest including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Budapest is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $51 (€49) compared to other travel options to Budapest:
Taking a bus is usually $830 (€793) less than taking a flight to Budapest, which costs on average $882 (€842) for the same trip.
Taking a bus is about $32 (€31) less than taking a train, which costs on average $84 (€80) for this route.
The fastest way to get to Budapest from Dresden is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 50 min.
Other travel options to Budapest can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 10 min of travel time.
The Dresden to Budapest distance is around 342 miles (551 km).
The average frequency per day from Dresden to Budapest is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Budapest from Dresden 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 Dresden to Budapest:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Dresden to Budapest with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Budapest as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Budapest from Dresden.
When planning your trip from Dresden to Budapest, 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 Dresden to Budapest online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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