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 Salzburg to Budapest will cost around £ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 29.
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6 h 20 m
6 h 34 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Salzburg for Budapest 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 450 km distance in an average of 6 h 34 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 20 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 56 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||279 miles (450 km)|
|Average coach duration||9 h 35 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£39 (€44)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Salzburg to Budapest cover the 279 miles (450 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £39, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £32. Travellers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).
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Find the perfect FlixBus coach from Salzburg to Budapest for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus coach timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach from Salzburg to Budapest. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus coach, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. You can expect to travel around 279 miles (450 km) on this trip and your FlixBus Salzburg to Budapest coach ticket can cost as little as £32 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Salzburg and Budapest in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus coach tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
When you buy your FlixBus coach tickets between Salzburg and Budapest don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Direct buses from Salzburg to Budapest are operated by Orange Ways Buses with infrequent departures throughout the week. Buses depart around noon, with a journey time of approximately 7 hours.
Buses from Salzburg to Budapest depart from the main train station, which is within an easy walking distance of the city centre. Salzburg's efficient transport network consists of StadtBus and PostBus services, as well as a new system of environmentally friendly trolleybuses, that depart frequently every hour. Night Express Buses operate at the weekend, and taxi ranks are located at the station.
Budapest, the capital of Hungary, sits on the River Danube and offers visitors a lively atmosphere and historic attractions, as well as a music landscape ranging from classical music to nightclubs. Budapest's natural thermal baths also attract visitors to the city, which is sometimes known as the Paris of the East. The Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue have UNESCO World Heritage status, while the Royal Palace, The Fisherman's Bastion and the Citadella, with its views over the city, are also popular attractions. Buses from Salzburg to Budapest arrive at Budapest Nepliget Bus Station, which is close to the city centre and its main attractions. Budapest's transport network of Metro, trams and buses, includes a limited night service. A taxi rank is located at the entrance to Nepliget Bus Station.
Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Budapest, Hungary by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Salzburg to Budapest as this information can change.
Return travel from Hungary to Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria 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 Salzburg from Budapest.
Some of the Salzburg coach stations to Budapest you can start your journey from include Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa). Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Budapest include Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arriving in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city centre.
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