The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Budapest to Vienna will cost around £ 8 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.
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Of the 2 buses that leave Budapest for Vienna 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 3 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 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.
|Distance||133 miles (214 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£9 (€11)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Nomago, Eurolines Germany, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur, Eurolines France, Leo Express or Karat-S|
Coaches from Budapest to Vienna cover the 133 miles (214 km) long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Nomago, Eurolines Germany, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur, Eurolines France, Leo Express or Karat-S. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £8, but the average price of coach tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
For as little as £8 you can travel by coach between Budapest and Vienna with Student Agency, FlixBus and Leo Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Budapest and Vienna:
Flixbus offer several, daily routes from Budapest Népliget Coach Station to Vienna Erdberg Bus Terminal, with the first coach leaving Budapest at 6:00 a.m. and the last coach of the day departing at 23:30 p.m. All journeys are direct with the exception of the final departure, which involves one change. The duration of the journey is approximately three hours, however, the final journey takes approximately 12 hours.
Népliget Coach Station: Népliget Coach Station is situated in central Budapest, approximately one mile from the historical centre. The blue line M3, however, runs from the station to the historical centre. A taxi rank is also situated outside of the station.
Vienna Erdberg Bus Terminal: Vienna Erdberg Bus Terminal is situated on Wien Landstrasse, approximately 3kms from the central Vienna. Erdberg Metro Station is directly opposite the bus terminal and the route to central Vienna is served by the U3 line. There are also taxis outside of Erdberg Bus Terminal.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Budapest and Vienna before travelling.
Return travel from Austria to Hungary is: Partially open.
Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Budapest from Vienna.
There are a few coach stations in Budapest to start your route from including Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. In Vienna you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Budapest-Déli, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Budapest.
The most popular arrival coach station, Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), is located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city centre of Vienna.
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