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from Barcelona to Budapest

You can get from Barcelona to Budapest by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Budapest on 20 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:45Barcelona El Prat Airport2h35 10:20Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£531One-way
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07:45Barcelona El Prat Airport2h35 10:20Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£531One-way
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09:25Barcelona El Prat Airport2h35 12:00Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£541One-way
19:55Barcelona El Prat Airport2h35 22:30Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£541One-way
13:10Barcelona El Prat Airport6h35 19:45Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£1481One-way

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Fri
20 May
£110Flixbus
£53Ryanair
Sat
21 May
£96Flixbus
£46Ryanair
Sun
22 May
£102Flixbus
£49Wizz Air
Mon
23 May
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£56ryanair sun
Tue
24 May
£142Flixbus
£34Ryanair
Wed
25 May
£151Flixbus
£38Wizz Air
Thu
26 May
£123Flixbus
£58Wizz Air
Fri
27 May
£102Flixbus
£63Wizz Air
Sat
28 May
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£80Ryanair
Sun
29 May
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£59Ryanair
Mon
30 May
£150Flixbus
£49ryanair sun
Tue
31 May
£106Flixbus
£26Ryanair
Wed
1 Jun
£133Flixbus
£16Wizz Air
Thu
2 Jun
£104Flixbus
£36Wizz Air
Fri
3 Jun
£102Flixbus
£99Wizz Air
Sat
4 Jun
£119Flixbus
£25Wizz Air
Sun
5 Jun
£97Flixbus
£31Wizz Air
Mon
6 Jun
£94Flixbus
£64Wizz Air
Tue
7 Jun
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£148Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
8 Jun
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£18Wizz Air

Travel Information to Budapest from Barcelona

distanceDistance929 miles (1498 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£26 - £110
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £26 • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £26 • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ryanair sun

Take a coach or flight to travel 929 miles (1498 km) to Budapest from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or ryanair sun among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Budapest.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barcelona to Budapest

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Hungary due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Budapest from Barcelona?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Budapest, Hungary is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Spain enter Hungary?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Budapest from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry into Hungary:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Budapest, Hungary?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Hungary has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 16/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Budapest from Barcelona.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Barcelona, Spain from Budapest, Hungary due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from Hungary is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Hungary?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Hungary?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 16/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Budapest.

How do I go from Barcelona to Budapest?

There are 2 ways to travel from Barcelona to Budapest including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Budapest from Barcelona?

The cheapest way from Barcelona to Budapest is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Budapest:

A flight is about £84 less than a coach, which costs on average £110 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Budapest from Barcelona?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Budapest is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

Other travel options from Barcelona to Budapest can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 32 h 35 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Barcelona and Budapest

The Barcelona to Budapest distance is approximately 929 miles (1498 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Barcelona to Budapest?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Budapest:

  • Coaches most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Budapest at Budapest, Népliget.
  • Flights most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Budapest at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.

Which travel operators can get me from Barcelona to Budapest?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Budapest, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Budapest by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Barcelona to Budapest for £110.
  • Travel with ryanair sun to go to Budapest by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find ryanair sun Barcelona to Budapest tickets on Omio for £26.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Barcelona to Budapest ends?

Many of our customers travelling from Barcelona to Budapest don't make Budapest their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Vienna, Prague or Bratislava, either of which you could add to your Barcelona and Budapest trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Budapest to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Barcelona and Budapest online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Budapest from Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £110 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £26 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Budapest online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.