For such long distances, travelling by bus could not be the best solution. Check out alternatives by plane: with some luck, you will find low-cost tickets from Cologne to Budapest and be a lot faster!
Travelling by bus to Budapest from Cologne: how many daily connections are there?
When are the buses from Cologne to Budapest scheduled?
The earliest time you can leave from Cologne is at 03:08, while the last bus is at 23:08. The journey takes on average 18 hours and 26 minutes but it can also last 16 hours and 45 minutes with the fastest connections.
Which companies can you travel with from Cologne to Budapest?
Among the several partners of virail, you can also find FlixBus and RegioJet, offering buses from Cologne to Budapest.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.