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Milan to Budapest by bus

The journey from Milan to Budapest by bus is 489.42 mi and takes 18 hr 50 min. There are 38 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:10 AM and the last at 11:10 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Budapest by bus for as little as $39.03 or as much as $253.76. The best price for this journey is $39.03.

Lowest Price$39.03
Journey Duration18 hr 50 min
Connection per Day38
Lowest Price$39.03
Highest Price$253.76
First Departure12:10 AM
Last Departure11:10 PM
Distance489.42 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalBudapest
CarriersKarat - S, RegioJetMore

Milan to Budapest Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Milan to Budapest by bus?

When you're traveling from Milan to Budapest, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $71.28. You might be able to find prices as low as $39.03, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for bus tickets from Milan to Budapest vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $71.28. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Milan to Budapest take by bus?

The distance between Milan to Budapest is approximately 489.42 mi. In general, it will take you about 18 hr 50 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Milan to Budapest covers a distance of 489.42 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 18 hr 50 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 13 hr 40 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Milan to Budapest faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many times a day do journeys run from Milan to Budapest?

The route from Milan to Budapest is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Milan 38 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Milan to Budapest, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 35 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Milan to Budapest. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Milan to Budapest
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Milan to Budapest.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan to Budapest, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Milan to Budapest.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $21.57 to $85.89 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 75% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Milan to Budapest

The cheapest Milan - Budapest bus tickets can be found for as low as $45.64 if you’re lucky, or $61.67 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $82.64.

Find the best day to travel to Budapest by bus

When travelling to Budapest by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

RegioJet is a private railway company that operates in several European countries, including the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, and Austria. The company was founded in 2009 and started operating in the Czech Republic in 2011. RegioJet offers various types of train services, including long-distance trains, regional trains, and buses.

Ticket types and facilities from Milan to Budapest

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by RegioJet when traveling from Milan to Budapest.

Standard

Standard ticket offers a balance between affordability and comfort. Passengers can expect plush seating and free Wi-Fi, making it a great choice for budget-conscious travellers.
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Low cost

Low cost is the most affordable option for those who want to travel without any additional amenities. However, passengers can still enjoy free Wi-Fi and a peaceful journey.
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Relax

Passengers who want to travel in luxury can opt for the Relax ticket, which offers spacious leather seats and a relaxing atmosphere. This is a great option for those who want to unwind during their journey.
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Business

Business ticket guarantees privacy and comfort, with priority service and helpful on-board staff. This is an ideal choice for those who want a seamless and stress-free journey.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Stay connected with onboard free WiFi. Use the Regiojet app or the screens in newer trains for entertainment..
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Business class passengers can benefit from a quiet compartment for a peaceful journey.
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Every seat is equipped with its own power socket.
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Feel free to bring along luggage that's easy to load. If your bags don't fit under or above your seat, no worries! The crew is here to help find a spot that won't hinder others. Just a heads up, please ensure none of your items are hazardous for everyone's safety.
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Regiojet trains have designated spaces for wheelchair users.
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Onboard, a diverse menu of drinks and snacks is accessible via the Regiojet app. All passengers receive a complimentary water bottle, while those in Relax or Business Class are treated to a free Italian coffee or mint tea.
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All coaches come equipped with air conditioning.
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RegioJet allows the transport of bicycles, small scooters, and prams on their trains with prior reservation and restrictions. Bicycles and small scooters must be placed on racks or in reserved compartments, while prams that cannot be folded can be transported at the beginning or end of the train set or in specially reserved places. However, the crew can refuse transport for safety or space reasons.
Services on board Karat - S, RegioJet and BlaBlaCar Bus from Milan to Budapest
Compare services on board when travelling from Milan to Budapest by bus.
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Milan to Budapest CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
55.14kg
Bus
59.07kg
Flight
157.53kg
Car
126.02kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Milan to Budapest?
A bus ticket from Milan to Budapest is $71.28. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $39.03.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Milan to Budapest?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Budapest is $39.03. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Milan and Budapest by bus?
Milan to Budapest is 489.42 mi.
How long does the bus between Milan and Budapest take?
Milan to Budapest is on average 18 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 13 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Budapest?
The bus journey from Milan to Budapest is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Karat - S, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Milan to Budapest?
Milan to Budapest has 38 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Milan to Budapest leave?
The earliest bus from Milan to Budapest departs at 12:10 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Milan to Budapest depart?
The latest bus from Milan to Budapest departs at 11:10 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Milan to Budapest in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $39.03 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Milan to Budapest?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Budapest.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Budapest by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Milan and Budapest is 13 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Milan to Budapest?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Milan and Budapest.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Budapest by bus?
The bus journey from Milan to Budapest creates 59.07kg of CO2 emissions.

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