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Journey Information

There are 15 intercity coaches per day from Budapest to Zagreb. Traveling by coach from Budapest to Zagreb usually takes around 5 hours and 23 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus coach can make the trip in 4 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance186 mi (299 km)
Shortest duration4h 30m
Cheapest price£9.58
Trips per day13
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Coach lines2

How much is a coach ticket from Budapest to Zagreb?

The average price for a coach ticket to Zagreb is £15.60, This is a superb deal on a coach trip, one of the best that we have seen. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on coach tickets everytime, we search all of the best coach options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 21 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £10.83 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Budapest to Zagreb?

There are two coach lines that have daily service from Budapest to Zagreb that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 12 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus125h 25m£23.74
Nomago44h 58m£17.82
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 12 trips from Budapest to Zagreb, and usually makes the trip in about 5 hours and 25 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Nomago

    Nomago

    Book Nomago from Budapest to Zagreb from £10. There are 4 Nomago schedules from Budapest to Zagreb and you can expect on average to pay for a Nomago ticket to Zagreb. In Budapest, Nomago departs to Zagreb from Üllői út 131 and 1 other station. In Zagreb, Nomago arrives at Avenija Marina Držića 4 and no other station.

    An average trip on Nomago from Budapest to Zagreb takes 4 hours and 58 minutes , while the fastest available Nomago trip will get you to Zagreb in 4 hours and 30 minutes .

    On weekends, Nomago offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Zagreb.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Budapest to Zagreb during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach 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, coach 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 coach 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 coach.

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 coach ride from Budapest to Zagreb?

The coach takes an average of 5 hours and 23 minutes to cover the 186 miles from Budapest to Zagreb. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours and 30 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach 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 coach?

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Zagreb. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Budapest?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 18:00. To see the times for all coaches from Budapest to Zagreb, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach departures serve Zagreb each day?

There are 15 scheduled coaches that travel from Budapest to Zagreb every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 13 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

City Information

Budapest

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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.

Zagreb

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Zagreb is the capital and largest city of Croatia. Although often overlooked as a travel destination, Zagreb is the centre of Croatia's art, culture, academic, and sports scene, providing visitors with much to explore. Plus, it's one of the cheapest capitals to visit in Central Europe!

Zagreb is divided into three areas: Gornji grad (upper town), which is over 1000 years old and hosts the Presidential palace as well as St Mark's Church; the Donji grad (lower town), home to 19th-century architecture, shops, theatres, cafes, and parks; and the Novi Zagreb (New Zagreb), which was developed post-World War II and is the main residential and business area of the city.

In what is known as the "city of museums," there is no shortage of fascinating places to shelter from the midday heat. The Museum of Broken Relationships is a unique but heartrending museum dedicated to lost love and the real stories of heartbreak. The Museum of Illusions offers a more lighthearted but equally compelling experience, with many deceiving and confusing exhibits on show.

Zagreb is well-connected to many other European cities and destinations throughout the continent. About 15 kilometers from the city center, Zagreb International Airport provides many national and international flight routes, and Zagreb Central Station is a major railway hub. Several coach companies depart Zagreb daily for cities like Dubrovnik, Split, Vienna, and Berlin.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Budapest?

Main departure station: Etele tér

Coaches to Zagreb leave from 5 stations in Budapest.

All coach stations in Budapest:

  • Etele tér

  • Üllői út 131

  • Airport Terminal 2A

  • Üllői út 131

  • Mexikói út

Where does the coach arrive in Zagreb?

Main arrival station: Avenija Marina Držića 4

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Zagreb.

Coach stations in Zagreb:

  • Avenija Marina Držića 4

  • Dubrava At

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