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Journey Information

Budapest to Munich bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$32.97
Shortest Duration8h 55m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Budapest to Munich 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 Budapest to Munich?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $33.18 was the low point for bus fares from Budapest to Munich. Buses from Munich to Budapest are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $33.18 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 11 hours and 18 minutes to cover the 349 miles (561 kilometers) from Budapest, BU to Munich, BY. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 55 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?

Because many passengers travel from Budapest to Munich at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 bus 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 buses leave Budapest?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from Budapest to Munich, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Budapest to Munich every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 Munich; ticket prices start at $60.98.

What bus companies travel from Budapest to Munich?

There is one bus company that operates from Budapest to Munich. 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
FlixBus311h 19m$47.59

Where does the bus leave from in Budapest?

Budapest, Budapest has two bus stations with service to Munich, Bavaria:

  • Üllői út 131
  • Etele tér

Where does the bus arrive in Munich?

All buses from Budapest arrive at one main station in Munich, Bavaria:

  • Central Bus Station

Price trends for buses from Budapest to Munich

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20NovNov

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

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