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from Rome to Budapest

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Budapest on 23 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:55Rome Ciampino Airport1h35 15:30Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£621One-way
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13:55Rome Ciampino Airport1h35 15:30Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£621One-way
Other options
10:45Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport6h20 17:05Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£1981One-way
07:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport6h50 13:55Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£2031One-way
14:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport7h45 22:35Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
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£2031One-way

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Sat
23 Oct
£65Flixbus
£40Wizz Air
Sun
24 Oct
£67Flixbus
£63Wizz Air
Mon
25 Oct
£50Flixbus
£92Malta Air
Tue
26 Oct
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£81Wizz Air
Wed
27 Oct
£82Flixbus
£51Malta Air
Thu
28 Oct
£88Flixbus
£147Lufthansa
Fri
29 Oct
£80Flixbus
£165ryanair sun
Sat
30 Oct
£71Flixbus
£247ryanair sun
Sun
31 Oct
£85Flixbus
£122ryanair sun
Mon
1 Nov
£77Flixbus
£191ryanair sun
Tue
2 Nov
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£38ryanair sun
Thu
4 Nov
£62Flixbus
£31Wizz Air
Fri
5 Nov
£50Flixbus
£44ryanair sun
Sat
6 Nov
£50Flixbus
£22ryanair sun
Sun
7 Nov
£50Flixbus
£77ryanair sun
Mon
8 Nov
£50Flixbus
£22ryanair sun
Tue
9 Nov
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£9Wizz Air

Travel Information from Rome to Budapest

distanceDistance502 miles (809 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£56 - £71
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £56 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £56 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Wizz Air

Travel 502 miles (809 km) by coach or flight to Budapest from Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £56. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Wizz Air among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rome to Budapest.

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Travel to Budapest 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 Rome to Budapest.
FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Budapest, Hungary from Rome, Italy?

International travel from Rome, Italy to Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Can I enter Hungary if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Budapest if travelling from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Budapest, Hungary due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Hungary must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Rome and Budapest.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Rome, Italy from Budapest, Hungary?

Return travel to Rome, Italy from Hungary is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Hungary?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Italy 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 Rome, Italy was last verified on 22/10/2021. 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 Rome from Budapest.

How do I go from Rome to Budapest?

There are 2 ways to get from Rome to Budapest: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Budapest?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Budapest, which costs on average £56.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Budapest:

A flight is about £15 less than a coach, which costs on average £71 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Budapest from Rome?

The fastest way to get to Budapest from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Budapest that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 19 h 10 min   of travel time.

How far is Budapest from Rome?

You should expect to travel around 502 miles (809 km) from Rome to Budapest.

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

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

  • Coaches from Rome to Budapest most often leave from Rome, Tiburtina Station and arrive in Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti).
  • Flights from Rome to Budapest most often leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Rome to Budapest?

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

  • You can go to Budapest from Rome by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £71 with Flixbus from Rome to Budapest on Omio.
  • You can go to Budapest from Rome by plane with Wizz Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £56 with Wizz Air from Rome to Budapest on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Rome and Budapest ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Rome to Budapest often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Vienna, Prague or Bratislava. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Rome and Budapest itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Budapest and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Rome to Budapest ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £71 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £56 one way.

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