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Budapest to Istanbul bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€60.21
Fastest time22h 40m
Trips per day1
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Budapest to Istanbul bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Budapest to Istanbul is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Budapest to Istanbul were €60.21. By booking 12 days out, tickets are on average €0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Budapest to Istanbul?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Budapest to Istanbul by bus is at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 8:00 a.m. on Thursday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Karat-S from Budapest to Istanbul has the most daily schedules

On average there is 1 bus trip per day. Karat-S has the most options for departures from Budapest to Istanbul, with an average of 1 trip per day and 1 monthly trip. One bus carrier currently travels from Budapest to Istanbul. Of the 1 trip there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Budapest to Istanbul bus trips


Book Karat-S from Budapest to Istanbul from €60.21. There are 1 Karat-S schedules from Budapest to Istanbul and you can expect on average to pay €60.21 for a Karat-S ticket to Istanbul. In Budapest, Karat-S departs to Istanbul from Üllői út 131 and no other station. In Istanbul, Karat-S arrives at Esenler Otogarı Otoparkı and no other station.

An average trip on Karat-S from Budapest to Istanbul takes 22 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Karat-S trip will get you to Istanbul in 22 hours and 40 minutes,

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Avg. Time
22h 41m
Avg. Price
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Budapest. Most bus trips to Istanbul will depart from Üllői út 131.
  • Üllői út 131
bus trips arrive in Istanbul at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Esenler Otogarı Otoparkı are the main bus stations in Istanbul for trips arriving from Budapest.
  • Esenler Otogarı Otoparkı