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The fastest buses from Vienna to Budapest

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Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

2 h 50 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

214 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Vienna for Budapest every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 214 km distance in an average of 2 h 50 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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The cheapest buses from Vienna to Budapest

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The average ticket from Vienna to Budapest will cost around € 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only € 10.

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Coach Information between Vienna and Budapest

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price€9 (€9)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Eurolines France, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur or Karat-S

Coaches from Vienna to Budapest cover the 133 miles (214 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Eurolines France, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur or Karat-S. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around €9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as €9. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).

Coach companies

Travel with Student Agency and FlixBus from Vienna to Budapest

Find the best coaches between Vienna and Budapest with Omio's travel partners Student Agency and FlixBus from €9. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Vienna and Budapest.

Are you making plans to travel between Vienna and Budapest? Why not take a coach with FlixBus? Omio can show you current FlixBus coach times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Vienna to Budapest coaches all in one place. On the FlixBus coach, you can expect to travel 133 miles (214 km) between Vienna and Budapest. If you use the Omio app to search for coaches from Vienna to Budapest, you can quickly see if the FlixBus ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a coach. Once you have found your perfect one-way FlixBus coach from Vienna to Budapest, book your cheap coach tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Vienna to Budapest

There are more than 20 buses a day covering the route between Vienna and Budapest. Trip duration is approximately three hours, and the majority of buses are run by Flixbus, which has hourly departures starting at 5:00 a.m. and ending at 8:00 p.m., with an additional overnight service that departs after midnight and takes eight hours due to a transfer in Bratislava. Eurolines also covers this route three times per week with a direct coach that departs just before 9:00 a.m. and takes approximately four hours to reach Budapest.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Vienna to Budapest?

Departure Station: Buses from Vienna to Budapest depart from Vienna Erdberg Station which is 3.5 miles away from the historic centre. Erdberg is also an underground station, and is only seven stops away from the downtown area.

Arrival Station: Buses from Vienna to Budapest arrive at Nepliget Bus Station, located east of the Danube and a 30-minute walk away from the Parliament and main tourist district. Underground trains travel to the city centre in approximately 20 minutes.

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FAQs
Is travel by coach currently allowed from Vienna, Austria to Budapest, Hungary?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Budapest, Hungary by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Hungary from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Vienna?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

When travelling in Hungary, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from Vienna to Budapest before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Budapest, Hungary to Vienna, Austria?

Return travel from Hungary to Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Vienna from Budapest?

Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Budapest?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/28/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your coach to Vienna from Budapest.

How much does a cheap coach between Vienna and Budapest cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Vienna to Budapest for some dates and times for as low as €9  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Vienna to Budapest cost on average?
The Vienna to Budapest coach ticket price is on average €9  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Vienna to Budapest by coach?
The distance between Vienna and Budapest by coach is approximately 133 miles (214 km).
How long is the coach journey to Budapest from Vienna?
The Vienna to Budapest coach duration is on average 2 h 50 min, which is to be expected when travelling 133 miles (214 km) to Budapest from Vienna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What station does the Vienna to Budapest coach leave from? Which Budapest coach station do I come into from Vienna?

There are a few coach stations in Vienna to start your route from including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof. In Budapest you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Wien Hauptbahnhof   and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).

Where is the Vienna coach station located? Where is the Budapest coach station located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Wien Hauptbahnhof, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Vienna.

The most popular arrival coach station, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Budapest.

Which coach companies can take me between Vienna and Budapest?
For the trip from Vienna to Budapest you can take a coach with Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Eurolines France, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur or Karat-S. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Vienna to Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Vienna to Budapest direct coaches?
If you’re looking for a direct coach from Vienna to Budapest, consider travelling with RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK). Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
What time is the earliest coach from Vienna to Budapest? What time is the last coach from Vienna to Budapest?
The first Vienna to Budapest coach departs at 05: 15   and the last coach from Vienna to Budapest leaves at 17: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Vienna to Budapest coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Vienna to Budapest to get the best deals?
If you purchase Vienna to Budapest coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average €9. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Vienna to Budapest. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Budapest Népliget autóbusz állomás Busterminal
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Budapest, Népliget Autobus Station
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