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 Zagreb will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.
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4 h 30 m
4 h 42 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Budapest for Zagreb every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 299 km distance in an average of 4 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 55 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.
|Distance||185 miles (299 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 30 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£18 (€21)|
|Coach frequency||2 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Flixbus or Nomago|
Coaches from Budapest to Zagreb cover the 185 miles (299 km) long route taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Nomago. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor.
FlixBus coaches will get you between Budapest and Zagreb from £15. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your 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.
Budapest to Zagreb coach information with FlixBus:
When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets between Budapest and Zagreb, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
The journey between Hungary’s capital and the Croatian capital of Zagreb is a 6 hour drive, but there are infrequent buses that transport passengers between the two cities. Orangeways operates direct buses from Budapest to Zagreb a couple of times per week, which take approximately 5.5 hours in duration. The Orangeways bus service departs from the main bus station in Budapest in the early morning at around 6:00 a.m. and arrives in Zagreb before midday.
Orangeways buses depart from the main bus station in Budapest, which is situated in Népliget, within the 9th District of Budapest. The bus station is situated just outside the city centre, but it is conveniently connected to the city by the Budapest Metro system. Travellers can take Metro Line M3 to reach Népliget and transfer to the bus station. Alternatively, buses and trams provide transport to the bus station on the 103 bus route and tram lines 1 and 1A.
Dominated by its magnificent Gothic cathedral, Zagreb is a city defined by its historic architecture and cobbled streets. Within its 1000 year old Upper Town, visitors will discover the Presidential Palace and one of Zagreb’s most iconic buildings, the 13th Century St. Mark’s Church. Passengers on Orangeways buses from Budapest arrive at the Zagreb Bus Station, which is at Avenija Marina Držića 4, close to the city centre and the main train station. The bus station is the main transport hub for international and local buses in Zagreb. Travellers can connect to the train station by taking tram lines 2, 3 and 6. Tram no. 6 also provides easy transit to the city centre.
Travel by coach between Budapest, Hungary and Zagreb, Croatia is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
The government of Croatia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Zagreb from Budapest closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return coach to Budapest, Hungary from Zagreb is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Budapest from Zagreb closer to your date of departure here.
When taking the coach to Zagreb from Budapest, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor, Zagreb, Hotel Antunović (bus stop) and Zagreb, Kaptol.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Budapest-Déli, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.
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