The cheapest buses from Budapest to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£8

Average

£8

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.

Cheapest
10:15Budapest3h00 13:15Vienna
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£81One-way
Cheapest
18:15Budapest3h00 21:15Vienna
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£81One-way

Timetable Budapest to Vienna

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Sun
17 Oct
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£18Flixbus
£115Eurowings
Mon
18 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£189Lufthansa
Tue
19 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£175Swiss
Wed
20 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£203Lufthansa
Thu
21 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£154Swiss
Fri
22 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£198Lufthansa
Sat
23 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£156Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£11RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£100Eurowings
Mon
25 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£146Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£156Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£133Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
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Fri
29 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£203Lufthansa
Sat
30 Oct
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£126Swiss
Sun
31 Oct
£10RegioJet a.s.
£8RegioJet a. s. (RJ_SK)
£162Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
1 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£128Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£126Swiss
Wed
3 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£100Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£100Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£126Swiss
Sat
6 Nov
£8RegioJet a.s.
£8Flixbus
£103Swiss

The fastest buses from Budapest to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h

Buses per day

2

Distance

214 km

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.

10:15Budapest3h00 13:15Vienna
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£81One-way
18:15Budapest3h00 21:15Vienna
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£81One-way

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Coach Information between Budapest and Vienna

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€11)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, 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).

Coach companies

Travel with Student Agency, FlixBus and Leo Express between Budapest and Vienna

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
Student Agency
Leo Express

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.

  • Average Price: £8

These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Budapest and Vienna:

  • 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 Budapest To 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.

What Is The Departure And Arrival Station For Buses From Budapest To Vienna?

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.

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Buses from Budapest to Vienna
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Vienna, Austria if I'm coming from Budapest, Hungary by coach?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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

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

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.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Hungary from Vienna, Austria?

Return travel from Austria to Hungary is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

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

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

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.

What is the cost of cheap coaches to Vienna from Budapest?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Vienna from Budapest to cost as little as £8  in the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Budapest to Vienna cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Budapest to Vienna coach prices are on average £9  one way.
What is the distance to Vienna from Budapest via coach?
You should expect to travel around 133 miles (214 km)  between Budapest and Vienna by coach.
How many hours does it take from Budapest to Vienna by coach?
The coach time to Vienna from Budapest is on average 3 h  for the 133 miles (214 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Budapest to Vienna by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station from Budapest to Vienna do I depart from? Which Vienna coach station from Budapest do I arrive in?

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).

Where is the departure coach station in Budapest located? Where is the arrival coach station in Vienna located?

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.

What coach companies offer a service from Budapest to Vienna?
For the journey from Budapest to Vienna you can take a coach with Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Nomago, Eurolines Germany, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK), Arda Tur, Eurolines France, Leo Express or Karat-S. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Vienna from Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any direct coaches between Budapest and Vienna?
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Budapest to Vienna with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or RegioJet a. S. (RJ_SK)  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
What time is the earliest coach from Budapest to Vienna? What time is the last coach from Budapest to Vienna?
The earliest coach for this trip departs from Budapest at 05: 15. The last coach leaves from Budapest at 20: 45. Check Omio for the latest coach schedule from Budapest to Vienna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Vienna from Budapest to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you buy coach tickets between Budapest and Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £9 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Budapest to Vienna a few months in advance.

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