Travel Information

By car

The easiest way is to take the main road 71 (running along the Northern shore of the Lake). If you’re coming from Budapest, you can use the motorway M7 and take the exit by the kilometer-sign 90, towards Balatonfüred, and follow the road 711, and then 71. The distance from Budapest to Balatonfüred is 130 kilometers.

Please note that at for all motorways (M1-M7) you have to buy a vignette sold at petrol stations (you can by 10 day or monthly vignette).

There is a fast growing highway network in Hungary (1,480 km in total). Each highway starts at Budapest.

These are the most useful motorways:
M1 - connection to Győr, Austria and Slovakia (West)
M2 - connection to Vác,
M3/M30/M35 - connection to Miskolc, Debrecen and Nyíregyháza (East)
M5 - connection to Serbia, via Kecskemét and Szeged (Southeast)
M6/M60 - Connection to Dunaújváros and Pécs (South)
M7/M70 - connection to Lake Balaton, Croatia and Slovenia (Southwest)

By plane:

The main international airport of Hungary is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport, which operates flights to a large number of European destinations. The airport is quite far from the city center.
You have to take a bus from the airport to the Southern Railway Station Budapest (Budapest Déli Pályaudvar), all the trains for Balatonfüred leave from this railway station.
Besides, there is a transfer possibility to and from the airport provided by our Transfer Partner FoxTransfer, the banner of which you can find below on the left side.