COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Find bus tickets from Paris to Budapest

switcheroo

Paris-Budapest Bus Schedule

No preview is currently available. Please try another date or search the full schedule.

Journey Information

Paris to Budapest bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$70.43
Shortest Duration20h 45m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Paris to Budapest right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Paris to Budapest?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $71.30 was the low point for bus fares from Paris to Budapest. Buses from Budapest to Paris are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $71.30 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $7.54 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 21 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 773 miles (1244 kilometers) from Paris, to Budapest, BU. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Paris?

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Paris to Budapest, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Paris to Budapest every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from to Budapest without transferring.

What bus companies travel from Paris to Budapest?

There is one bus company that operates from Paris to Budapest. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus321h 16m$72.53

Where does the bus leave from in Paris?

Paris, has two bus stations with service to Budapest, Budapest:

  • 208 Quai de Bercy

Where does the bus arrive in Budapest?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Budapest, Budapest:

  • Üllői út 131
  • Etele tér

Price trends for buses from Paris to Budapest

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25SepOct

Monthly average prices

$125$100$75$50$25ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

Book buses and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your travels.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses, trains and flights in one place.