For relatively short journeys like the one from Dortmund to Budapest, you could also choose to travel by carpooling, cheaper alternative, or by train, an ecological choice.
When the journey is so long, the bus takes much longer than other transportation. You can have a look at flights to Budapest: by booking in advance you can find very cheap tickets!
When are the buses of the line Dortmund - Budapest scheduled?
While the first bus leaves at 00:12, the last one leaves Dortmund at 23:12. The duration of the journey is on average 20 hours and 45 minutes, but it can take you only 17 hours and 20 minutes with the fastest connections.
Which bus lines can take you from Dortmund to Budapest?
There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also FlixBus and Karat-S with buses to Budapest.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.