TRAVEL to Szeged

By car from Budapest:

M5 motorway, distance of 165 km (1,5 hours)
You will need to get a sticker for your car in order to drive on the highway, which you can buy at any gas station (ask for "matrica").

By air

Arrive to the Budapest Ferenc Liszt Airport (Ferihegy) Terminal 2A:
200E bus transport you to the airport terminal 1., where you can buy your train ticket to Szeged (note: isn't necessary to travel into the centre of Budapest).

Arrive to the Airport Terminal 1:
Train station is signposted, only 300 m walk. Choose Cegléd direction. Inter City trains run on Budapest-Cegled-Szolnok-Szeged line in every hour from 6:13 am to 19:13 pm. The last train only with normal coaches departs 21:13 from the airport station.

By train:

Arrive to the Keleti station:
Travel to the Nyugati station by public transport. Route planner

Arrive to the Nyugati station:
Ticket office is signposted. Inter City trains run on Budapest-Cegled-Szolnok-Szeged line in every hour from 5:53 am to 20:53 pm

Two types of coach: normal and IC. The difference: IC required supplementary ticket (360 HUF), more comfortable seats and air condition. Suggested to buy supplementary ticket for IC in ticket offices. Timetable

Airport transfer

Indicative transfer fees if an order is placed 72 hours prior to departure.
The exact price will be determined upon your request for a quote.

1 person 14.900 HUF/person/way1 – 3 person 33.000 HUF/way (car)
2 person 10.900 HUF/person/way(depended on package)
3 – 4 person 7.500 HUF/person/way3 – 8 person 46.000 HUF/way (microbus)
from 5 person 6.000 HUF/person/way 
From 5 person 4.900 HUF/person/way 

BUD-Airport - Szeged transfer:

Fee is calculated according to the number of passengers given at the order, not according to the number of those travelling in the car!

Above charges include 1 piece of suitcase and a hand luggage (held in hand) per person. In case you have more suitcases please notify us in advance!

Business/Private passenger transport from Szeged: If you would like to travel by yourself or with your family/colleagues and don't want to adjust yourself to the departure or arrival time of other passengers, please choose our private service (No wait, no other passenger in the car)

Order / contact: Veronika Verseghy, email:

On Friday afternoon and Saturday morning transport will be provided from the Conference hotel to Budapest Airport. If you would like to take advantage of this service, please indicate this on the appropriate field on registration form. (Please note that this service is available free of charge only from Szeged to Budapest Airport, on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning!)

Public transport in Szeged:

From the railway station to the city center: Tram nr.1
Timetable, prices and map of network
Suggested: 3 days travel card 2150 HUF/ 8 EUR

More info about Szeged travel