Buses from Budapest to Ostrava
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There are 23 intercity buses per day from Budapest to Ostrava. Traveling by bus from Budapest to Ostrava usually takes around 8 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 20 minutes.
|Distance||164 mi (265 km)|
|Shortest duration||6h 20m|
|Trips per day||3|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus|
What bus companies travel from Budapest to Ostrava?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Budapest to Ostrava. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 23 trips from Budapest to Ostrava, and usually makes the trip in about 8 hours and 36 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Budapest to Ostrava during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Budapest to Ostrava?
The bus takes an average of 8 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 265 kilometers from Budapest to Ostrava. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 20 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Budapest?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Budapest to Ostrava, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Ostrava each day?
There are 23 scheduled buses that travel from Budapest to Ostrava every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Budapest to Ostrava; ticket prices start at $25.53.
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As the commercial and cultural hub of Hungary, Budapest is a multi-faceted city that appeals to many different kinds of travelers. The city’s star attraction is the blue Danube, which runs through town, dividing it in two. To explore the river to its fullest, you should go on a boat cruise. This is also a good way to enjoy an unobstructed view of the surrounding architecture. After enjoying the sapphire-colored water of the Danube, take a stroll around the historic Castle Hill quarter, which features cobblestone streets and quaint old buildings. While here, don’t hesitate to visit the area’s iconic Buda Castle, which dates back to the 13th century. For those who do not want to pass up a good photo shoot, Fisherman’s Bastion offers amazing panoramic views.
If you are looking for some unique Hungarian dishes, Arany Kaviar Restaurant offers a great selection. For a more casual experience, Hoppacska is a great choice.
The three main rail stations in Budapest are Keleti, Nyugati, and Déii, which offer access to various other Hungarian and European cities. The main bus station is Népliget and it is located on the edge of Budapest’s popular People’s Park. The main airport in the city is the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
Where does the bus leave from in Budapest?
Main departure station: Etele tér
Buses to Ostrava leave from 4 stations in Budapest.
All bus stations in Budapest:
Üllői út 131
Airport Terminal 2A
Where does the bus arrive in Ostrava?
Main arrival station: Central Bus Station
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Ostrava.
Bus stations in Ostrava:
Central Bus Station
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