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from Brussels to Budapest

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

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Budapest on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05Brussels South Charleroi Airport1h55 11:00Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£921One-way
Cheapest
18:30Bruxelles, Gare du Midi22h05 16:35Budapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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£681One-way
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07:30Brussels Airport9h35 17:05Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£1241One-way
15:25Brussels Airport1h55 17:20Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£2051One-way
07:30Brussels Airport11h45 19:15Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£1751One-way

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Fri
22 Oct
£121Deutsche Bahn
£68STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£92Ryanair
Sat
23 Oct
£103Deutsche Bahn
£62Flixbus
£92Ryanair
Sun
24 Oct
£95Deutsche Bahn
£53STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£152Ryanair
Mon
25 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn with connection
£62Flixbus
£131Brussels Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
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£69Flixbus
£62ryanair sun
Wed
27 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
£95Flixbus
£131Brussels Airlines
Thu
28 Oct
£70Deutsche Bahn with connection
£70Flixbus
£119Eurowings Europe
Fri
29 Oct
£106Deutsche Bahn with connection
£68STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£219Ryanair
Sat
30 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£66Flixbus
£180KLM
Sun
31 Oct
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£53STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£205Brussels Airlines
Mon
1 Nov
£70Deutsche Bahn
£62Flixbus
£152ryanair sun
Tue
2 Nov
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
£53Flixbus
£109ryanair sun
Wed
3 Nov
£50Deutsche Bahn
£65Flixbus
£54Wizz Air
Fri
5 Nov
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
£51Flixbus
£17ryanair sun
Sun
7 Nov
£50Deutsche Bahn
£40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£22Wizz Air
Mon
8 Nov
£48Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
9 Nov
£48Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£9Wizz Air
Wed
10 Nov
£48Deutsche Bahn
£77Flixbus
£79Brussels Airlines

Travel Information to Budapest from Brussels

distanceDistance699 miles (1128 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£58 - £190
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £58 • 22 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £190 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 699 miles (1128 km) by coach, flight or train to Budapest from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £58. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Brussels to Budapest.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Budapest, Hungary if I’m coming from Brussels, Belgium?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Belgium enter Hungary?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Hungary:

  • 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

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: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. 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 Brussels.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from Hungary is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Brussels, Belgium from Budapest, Hungary?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Brussels from Budapest?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Brussels from Budapest here.

How do you get from Brussels to Budapest?

There are 3 travel options from Brussels to Budapest: coach, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way from Brussels to Budapest is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £58 compared to other travel options to Budapest:

A coach journey is usually £132 less than a journey to Budapest by plane, which costs on average £190 for the same trip.

A coach is generally £31 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £89 from Brussels to Budapest.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to Budapest?

The fastest way from Brussels to Budapest is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Budapest by coach can take on average 22 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Budapest by train can take on average 13 h 55 min.

How many miles from Brussels to Budapest would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 699 miles (1128 km) from Brussels to Budapest.

Where do I depart from Brussels? Where do I arrive in Budapest?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Brussels to Budapest:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) to Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).
  • Most travellers board their plane from Brussels Airport and arrive in Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Budapest-Déli.
Which travel companies can take me from Brussels to Budapest?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Budapest:

  • You can travel by coach from Brussels to Budapest with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Brussels to Budapest tickets for £58 on Omio.
  • You can travel from Brussels to Budapest by flight with Ryanair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £190 with Ryanair from Brussels to Budapest.
  • You can go to Budapest from Brussels by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £89 with Deutsche Bahn from Brussels to Budapest on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Budapest from Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available from Brussels to Budapest with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with.
  • You'll find direct flights with.
  • You'll find direct trains with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Budapest as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Brussels to Budapest.

Where should I go next after I travel from Brussels to Budapest?
Many of our customers travelling from Brussels 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 Brussels and Budapest trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Budapest to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Brussels to Budapest tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Brussels to Budapest, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £58 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £190 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is £89 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Brussels to Budapest tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.