How to travel from Košice to Budapest

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from Košice to Budapest

How to get from Košice to Budapest by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Košice to Budapest is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

ÖBB | InterCity
08:01AM3h46
Kosice
11:47AMBudapest Keleti
$551One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
RegioJet a.s.
03:50AM16h08
Kosice
07:58PMBudapest-Kelenfoeld
$371One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
ÖBB | InterCity
08:01AM3h46
Kosice
11:47AMBudapest Keleti
$551One-way
0 transfers
Other options
ÖBB | InterCity
10:01AM3h46
Kosice
01:47PMBudapest Keleti
$551One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | InterCity
12:01PM3h46
Kosice
03:47PMBudapest Keleti
$551One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | InterCity
04:01PM3h46
Kosice
07:47PMBudapest Keleti
$551One-way
0 transfers
RegioJet a.s.
07:53AM22h12
Kosice
06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
$571One-way
3 transfers
RegioJet a.s.
07:53AM21h52
Kosice
05:45AMBudapest
$571One-way
3 transfers

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Travel Information between Košice and Budapest

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or ÖBB | InterCity

Take a bus or train to travel 132 miles (213 km) between Košice and Budapest. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or ÖBB | InterCity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Košice to Budapest.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Košice to Budapest

Find the best journey from Košice to Budapest with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, ÖBB | InterCity and RegioJet a. S. You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

ÖBB Intercity is a domestic high-speed rail service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) in Austria. They are addition to the Eurocity and the Railjet for long-distance travels and also include first class cars, the trains are air-conditioned, hve power sockets a minibar service and are comfortable. ÖBB Intercity trains mostly run on the inner alpine lines to cities like Graz, Linz and Salzburg and Inssbruck.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    Travel information from Košice to Budapest with FlixBus:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 55 min
    • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

    FAQs: Travel from Košice to Budapest

    FAQs: Travel to Budapest 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 Košice to Budapest.
    FAQs

    There are 2 ways to get from Košice to Budapest: bus or train.

    The cheapest way to travel from Košice to Budapest is a bus with an average price of $16 (€14).

    This is compared to other travel options from Košice to Budapest:

    A bus is $19 (€16) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Košice to Budapest costing on average $35 (€30).

    The fastest way to get to Budapest from Košice is by bus with an average travel time of 3 h 5 min.

    Other travel options to Budapest take longer:

    Train takes on average 3 h 46 min.

    The Košice to Budapest distance is around 132 miles (213 km).

    The average frequency per day from Košice to Budapest is:

    • 3 buses per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Košice and Budapest as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    • Buses most often depart from Košice at Košice, E58 / Jabloňová (Cintorín Šaca) and arrive in Budapest at Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér.
    • Trains most often depart from Košice at Kosice and arrive in Budapest at Budapest-Kelenfoeld.

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

    • You can go to Budapest from Košice by bus with FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $16 (€14) with FlixBus from Košice to Budapest on Omio.
    • You can take a train from Košice to Budapest with ÖBB | InterCity or RegioJet a. S. Cheap tickets can be found for $35 (€30) with RegioJet a. S. From Košice to Budapest.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Košice to Budapest with the following travel companies:

    • Take a direct bus with FlixBus.
    • Direct train with ÖBB | InterCity.

    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 between Košice and Budapest.

    Looking to extend your trip from Košice to Budapest? Many Omio customers who go from Košice to Budapest usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Prague, Bratislava, Munich or Paris. If you're looking to explore Vienna, Prague, Bratislava, Munich or Paris from Budapest, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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