Bus from Bucharest to Budapest

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Facts about the bus from Bucharest to Budapest

Cheapest Bus$35.92
Fastest Bus16h 10m
Earliest Bus3:45 AM
Latest Bus1:05 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance400.0 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus
Do you want to travel by bus from Bucharest to Budapest?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Bucharest and arriving in Budapest and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as FlixBus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Bucharest Budapest bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Bucharest and Budapest which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Budapest, alternative destinations from Bucharest, and the most popular airport shuttles from Budapest.

The cheapest bus routes from Bucharest to Budapest


No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    1:05 PM
    Bucharest Bulevardul Preciziei
    Duration 16h 10m
    5:15 AM
    Budapest - Népliget Bus station
  • FlixBus
    3:45 AM
    Bucharest Bulevardul Preciziei
    Duration 16h 31m
    8:16 PM
    Budapest - Népliget Bus station

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Bus Bucharest to Budapest: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Bucharest to Budapest and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by FlixBus at $35.92, whereas the quickest connection takes 16h 10m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Bucharest Budapest bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Bucharest to Budapest!

Bus stops in Bucharest and Budapest

Krisztina krt. 37a, 1012 Budapest (Hungary)
Etele tér 11, 1115  Budapest (Hungary)
Thököly út 1, 1087 Budapest (Hungary)
Horvát Boldizsár u. 1, 1142 Budapest (Hungary)
Könyves Kálmán körút 13, 1097 Budapest (Hungary)
Nyugati tér  4, 1132 Budapest (Hungary)
Erzsébet tér 9, 1051 9, 1051 Budapest (Hungary)
Budapest (Hungary)

FAQs about the bus route Bucharest to Budapest

How much does a Bucharest Budapest bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $35.92 and takes to reach Budapest. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Bucharest to Budapest?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $35.92 and $83.82. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Budapest.

On average, how many connections are available from Bucharest to Budapest each day?

Every day, the Bucharest Budapest bus route is served by approximately 2 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Bucharest to Budapest take?

The fastest bus from Bucharest to Budapest is offered by FlixBus and takes 16h 10m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $35.92. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Bucharest to Budapest?

The earliest bus arriving in Budapest from Bucharest starts at 3:45 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Bucharest to Budapest?

The latest bus trip departing from Bucharest for Budapest starts at 1:05 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Bucharest Budapest route?

When traveling by bus from Bucharest to Budapest, passengers can travel with FlixBus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Bucharest to Budapest?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Bucharest to Budapest, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the Bucharest to Budapest bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Bucharest Budapest bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Bucharest Budapest bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Bucharest to Budapest on your planned travel date.

Compare Bucharest and Budapest

A cab ride in Bucharest is 73% cheaper than in Budapest.
A bus fare in Bucharest is 70% cheaper than in Budapest.
A large beer in Bucharest is 9% more expensive than in Budapest.
A bottle of water in Bucharest is 37% more expensive than in Budapest.
A meal in Bucharest is 7% cheaper than in Budapest.

Bus routes from Bucharest and Budapest

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