Vienna to Budapest

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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Flight
Wed
Jul 24
$13Eurolines Germany
$94Eurowings
Thu
Jul 25
$11Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Fri
Jul 26
$11Flixbus
$169Austrian Airlines
Sat
Jul 27
$11Flixbus
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Sun
Jul 28
$13Eurolines Germany
$105Eurowings
Mon
Jul 29
$11Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Tue
Jul 30
$11Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Wed
Jul 31
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$105Germanwings
Thu
Aug 1
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$105Eurowings
Fri
Aug 2
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$94Germanwings
Sat
Aug 3
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$179Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Aug 4
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$165tarom
Mon
Aug 5
$13Nomago
$94Eurowings
Tue
Aug 6
$13Eurolines Germany
$137Austrian Airlines
Wed
Aug 7
$13Nomago
$94Eurowings
Thu
Aug 8
$13Eurolines Germany
$94Eurowings
Fri
Aug 9
$13Nomago
$94Eurowings
Sat
Aug 10
$13Eurolines Germany
$189Austrian Airlines
Sun
Aug 11
$13Nomago
$94Eurowings
Mon
Aug 12
$13Eurolines Germany
$94Eurowings
Tue
Aug 13
$10Eurolines Switzerland
$105Germanwings

How to Travel from Vienna to Budapest

The journey from Vienna to Budapest is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. Buses, trains, and airlines travel regularly from Vienna to Budapest every day of the week. A high-speed train is generally the fastest mode of transport for this route. Services are available from early morning until late at night. Key departure points in Vienna include U-Bahnhof Erdbergstraße VIB bus station, Vienna Central and Meidling train stations, and Vienna airport.

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Vienna to Budapest Travel Comparison

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Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

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€16

2:55 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€32

2:37 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Vienna to Budapest?

Cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Budapest


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Budapest. Buses traveling from Vienna to Budapest depart from Vienna's Erdberg bus station and take approximately 3 hours to arrive at Budapest's Könyves Kálmán körút bus station. Buses are an average of €16 cheaper than taking the train. Approximately 15 buses travel from Vienna to Budapest. Bus companies that travel from Vienna to Budapest include Flixbus, RegioJet, and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Vienna to Budapest


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Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Vienna to Budapest. Trains traveling from Vienna to Budapest depart from Vienna Hauptbahnhof and take at least 2:37 h to arrive at Budapest's Keleti train station. There are 3 trains traveling from Vienna to Budapest every day, with the first departing Vienna at 8:42 a.m. All trains that travel from Vienna to Budapest are operated by ÖBB.


Most popular way to travel from Vienna to Budapest


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Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Vienna to Budapest. While traveling from Vienna to Budapest by bus may take 15 minutes longer than traveling by train, buses are €16 cheaper on average. Rideshares are also travel from Vienna to Budapest frequently. Traveling by train is also a popular option for people who wish to travel from Vienna to Budapest in the comfort of a train.


Attractions in Budapest

Routinely cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Budapest receives over 4.4 million international visitors every year. Some of Budapest's main attractions include the banks of the Danube river, Heroes' Square, the Buda Castle and Andrassy Avenue.

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Best fares from Vienna to Budapest

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Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Flixbus
04:002h 45m06:45
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Fri, Jul 26
Train
ÖBB
08:422h 37m11:19
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Fri, Jul 26
Flight
Austrian Airlines
08:00 50m08:50
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Fastest Way to Travel from Vienna to Budapest
Tue, Aug 6
Flight
Austrian Airlines
15:20 45m16:05
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Fri, Jul 26
Flight
Austrian Airlines
08:00 50m08:50
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Tue, Aug 20
Flight
Austrian Airlines
19:25 50m20:15
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Return Journeys from Budapest to Vienna
Fri, Jul 26
Bus
Flixbus
17:303h 5m20:35
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Fri, Jul 26
Train
ÖBB
07:402h 41m10:21
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Fri, Jul 26
Flight
Eurowings
07:358h 45m16:20
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