Vienna to Budapest

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Sun, May 26
1 train from $36
Mon, May 27
5 trains from $47
Fri, May 31
5 trains from $47
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Bus
Flight
Sat
May 25
Find prices
$10RegioJet
$152Iberia
Sun
May 26
$36ÖBB | REX
$10RegioJet
$140Germanwings
Mon
May 27
$47ÖBB
$9Infobus
$91Austrian Airlines
Tue
May 28
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$117Eurowings
Wed
May 29
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$169Adria Airways
Thu
May 30
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$169Austrian Airlines
Fri
May 31
$47ÖBB
$7Flixbus
$169Adria Airways
Sat
Jun 1
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$169Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jun 2
$41ÖBB
$7Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Mon
Jun 3
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$91Austrian Airlines
Tue
Jun 4
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$169Austrian Airlines
Wed
Jun 5
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$105Germanwings
Thu
Jun 6
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$140Eurowings
Fri
Jun 7
$31ÖBB | REX
$10RegioJet
$163Eurowings
Sat
Jun 8
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$149openskies
Sun
Jun 9
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$93eagle atlantic airlines
Mon
Jun 10
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$169Austrian Airlines
Tue
Jun 11
$47ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$117Germanwings
Wed
Jun 12
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$93Eurowings
Thu
Jun 13
$41ÖBB
$10RegioJet
$93Germanwings

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

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€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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Sun, May 26
Bus
RegioJet
15:252h 45m18:10
ViennaBudapest
Sun, May 26
Train
ÖBB | REX
19:589h 25m05:23
ViennaBudapest
Sun, May 26
Flight
Germanwings
13:305h 35m19:05
ViennaBudapest
Fastest Way to Travel from Vienna to Budapest
Sun, Jun 30
Flight
Austrian Airlines
15:20 45m16:05
ViennaBudapest
Mon, May 27
Flight
Austrian Airlines
19:25 50m20:15
ViennaBudapest
Wed, May 29
Flight
Adria Airways
08:00 50m08:50
ViennaBudapest
Return Journeys from Budapest to Vienna
Sun, May 26
Bus
RegioJet
04:102h 45m06:55
BudapestVienna
Sun, May 26
Train
ÖBB
03:402h 41m06:21
BudapestVienna
Sun, May 26
Flight
TAP Portugal
13:451d 2h 35m16:20
BudapestVienna
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