How to travel from Lviv to Budapest

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from Lviv to Budapest

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lviv to Budapest on Mar 26 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:10AMLviv12h15 08:25PMBudapest
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09:10AMLviv12h15 08:25PMBudapest
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09:10AMLviv12h40 08:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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03:00PMLviv15h35 05:35AMBudapest
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Travel Information from Lviv to Budapest

distanceDistance278 miles (448 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $70
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 13 h 7 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $70 (€62) • 17 h 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 278 miles (448 km) between Lviv and Budapest. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 17 h 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Lviv to Budapest.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lviv to Budapest

Travel Tips: 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 Lviv to Budapest.

Travel from Lviv, Ukraine to Budapest, Hungary is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Budapest from Lviv restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ukraine.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Budapest, Hungary from Lviv?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Budapest from Lviv closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Lviv, Ukraine from Hungary is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Lviv, Ukraine from Budapest, Hungary?

Reentering Ukraine is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lviv from Budapest?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Lviv, Ukraine regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Ukraine must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 3/3/23. 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 Lviv from Budapest here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Budapest from Lviv. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Budapest is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Budapest:

A train is generally $68 (€60) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $70 (€62) from Lviv to Budapest.

A train is $9 (€8) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Lviv to Budapest costing on average $11 (€10).

The fastest way to get to Budapest from Lviv is by bus with an average travel time of 17 h 21 min.

Other travel options to Budapest can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Budapest by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 13 h 7 min.

The distance from Lviv to Budapest is approximately 278 miles (448 km).

The average frequency per day from Lviv to Budapest is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 1 train per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Lviv, Striyska 109 (Львів, Стрийська 109) and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.
  • Flights mostly depart from Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport and arrive in Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Lviv and tend to arrive in Budapest-Déli.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lviv to Budapest, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Budapest by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Lviv to Budapest for $70 (€62).

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus or Infobus.

Direct services to Budapest 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 journey.

Many of our customers traveling from Lviv to Budapest don't make Budapest their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Budapest are Vienna, Prague or Bratislava, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Budapest to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $70 (€62) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $11 (€10) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $2 (€2) one way.

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

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