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TodayApr 23
from $21
TomorrowApr 24
from $21
ThuApr 25
from $15
FriApr 26
from $21
SatApr 27
from $21
SunApr 28
from $21
MonApr 29
from $21
TueApr 30

Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

4:15PM
2h55m
7:10PM
Vienna - Erdberg
Cheapest
Budapest - Könyves Kálmán
Cheapest
3:15PM
3h5m
6:20PM
Vienna - Erdberg
2nd Cheapest
Budapest - Kelenföld
2nd Cheapest
9:15PM
2h35m
11:50PM
Vienna - Flughafen / Airport (VIE)
Fastest
Budapest - Kelenföld
Fastest
9:10PM
2h40m
11:50PM
Vienna - Stadion Center
Budapest - Könyves Kálmán
3:15PM
3h25m
6:40PM
Vienna - Erdberg
Budapest - Könyves Kálmán
Bus Vienna to Budapest: Trip Overview

Bus Vienna to Budapest: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$25
Average Bus Trip Duration3h 5m
Number of daily buses63
Earliest bus departure1:25 AM
Distance202 km
Latest bus departure11:45 PM

Vienna to Budapest Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses63
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures1:25AM - 11:45PM
Minimum Price$16
Average Ticket Price$25
Minimum Trip Duration2h35m
Average Bus Trip Duration3h5m
Distance202 km
Bus companies on this routeFlixBus, BlaBlaBus, Arda Tur, RegioJet
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Vienna - Budapest

The average bus ticket price from Vienna to Budapest is $25. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Vienna to Budapest is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Vienna and Budapest is around 3h 5m, although the fastest bus will take about 2h 35m.This is the time it takes to travel the 215 km that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Vienna to Budapest can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 63 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Vienna to Budapest by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Vienna to Budapest, you can travel comfortably and safely with FlixBus, BlaBlaBus, Arda Tur.

Buses travelling between Vienna and Budapest leave from Erdberg or Vienna Airport and arrive at Népliget, Kelenföld, Budapest Airport.

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
04-21
$16
04-22
$16
Today
$16
04-24
$16
04-25
$16
04-26
$16
04-27
$19
04-28
$16
The cheapest trip from Vienna to Budapest was searched and found on Apr 22, 2024 with a price of $16

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Vienna to Budapest, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $16 to $48 for a bus ticket from Vienna to Budapest based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $16 which is on 2024-04-26.

Usually ArdaTur will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

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From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you’re bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from Vienna to Budapest.

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Vienna to Budapest will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Vienna to Budapest while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

What's the cheapest way to go from Vienna to Budapest?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel timeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel time3h 5mAvg Price$25Daily Departures63
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel time2h 22mAvg Price$89Daily Departures8

The best way to travel between Vienna and Budapest is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $25 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $16. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Budapest, choose the bus, as it will take you from Vienna to Budapest in about 2h 22m —that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Vienna by bus?

Bus from Budapest to Vienna

You can also go to Budapest by train

Train from Vienna to Budapest

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