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 Zagreb to Budapest will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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4 h 42 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Zagreb for Budapest 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 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||£19 (€21)|
|Coach frequency||2 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Flixbus or Nomago|
Coaches from Zagreb to Budapest 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. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £15.
Find the best coaches between Zagreb and Budapest with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £15. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Zagreb and Budapest.
It’s easy to book your FlixBus coach ticket between Zagreb and Budapest online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus coach timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Zagreb to Budapest as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that coach and book cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. Prices for FlixBus coaches between Zagreb and Budapest start at £15 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 185 miles (299 km). If you search for FlixBus coaches in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by coach between Zagreb and Budapest. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Zagreb to Budapest FlixBus coach ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets from Zagreb to Budapest and when travelling by coach:
Buses from Zagreb to Budapest operate at least twice a week – usually on Fridays and Sundays. The distance between Zagreb and Budapest is approximately 345 kilometres. The bus usually leaves Zagreb at around 5:30 p.m. The journey tends to be direct, and takes about 5 hours – arriving in Budapest at approximately 10:30 p.m. The main bus operator for this route is OrangeWays. Fares tend to be cheaper on Fridays.
Buses from Zagreb to Budapest normally depart from Zagreb Autobusni Kolodvor bus terminal, which is located along Avenija Marina Držića. It is the largest bus station in Croatia, and is a major hub for local and international travel. Trams, including route number 6, provide services between the town centre and the station. For those arriving by rail, catch trams 2, 3 or 6 just outside Zagreb train station – the journey to the bus station takes approximately 10 minutes. There is a large car park in the northern area of the station, which is ideal for those arriving by private vehicle or taxi.
Budapest is a vibrant city that is located on both sides of the Danube River. While here, visitors can go for a dip in one of the city’s natural thermal spas, savour aromatic coffee from a traditional coffee house, and visit sites of historical interest, such as the neo-Gothic Parliament building, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Vajdahunyad Budapest. Buses from Zagreb to Budapest usually terminate at Budapest Nepliget Hst 5. This bus stop is situated opposite the Nepliget metro station (blue line M3), which is 10 minutes from the city centre. Bus number 254E and tram route 1 also provide onward travel to the centre.
Travel between Zagreb, Croatia and Budapest, Hungary by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Hungary, 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 to Budapest from Zagreb before travelling.
Return travel from Hungary to Croatia is: Partially open.
Entry into Croatia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Croatia 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 Zagreb from Budapest.
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