How to get from Budapest to Florence

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from Budapest to Florence

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

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To get from Budapest to Florence on 13 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:55Budapest14h23 06:18Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:55Budapest14h23 06:18Florence Santa Maria Novella
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07:00Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport3h40 10:40Florence Peretola Airport
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14:55Budapest15h23 06:18Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:55Budapest16h23 06:18Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Travel Information between Budapest and Florence

distanceDistance454 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£5 - £162
fastestFastest modeFlight • £162 • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Air France

Travel 454 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Budapest and Florence. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Air France among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Budapest to Florence.

Travel Tips: Travel from Budapest to Florence

Travel to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Florence.

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Florence, Italy is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Hungary enter Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 28/07/2022. 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 Florence from Budapest.

Return travel to Budapest, Hungary from Italy is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Hungary from Italy?

Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

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

Requirements for reentering Hungary:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Budapest, Hungary was last verified on 28/07/2022. 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 Budapest from Florence.

There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Florence: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Budapest to Florence. Tickets for a train cost on average £5.

This is compared to other travel options to Florence:

A train is £45 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Budapest to Florence costing on average £50.

A train journey is usually £157 less than a journey to Florence by plane, which costs on average £162 for the same trip.

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

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 15 h 35 min.

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You should expect to travel around 454 miles from Budapest to Florence.

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Budapest at Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and arrive in Florence at Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Flights mostly leave from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and tend to arrive in Florence Peretola Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Florence by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Budapest to Florence tickets on Omio for £50.
  • Air France can get you to Florence by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air France from Budapest to Florence for £162 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Florence with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Florence with.
  • You'll find direct flight services to Florence with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Florence tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Budapest to Florence often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Budapest and Florence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Florence and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Budapest to Florence, 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 route is £50 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £162 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £5 one way for this route.

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

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