How to get to Debrecen

Debrecen is easily accessible by all means of transport due to its favorable position in the international road and rail network and its international airport.


The main regional hub of Eastern Hungary, Debrecen is easily accessible from other major cities on Highway M3 as well as Routes 4, 33, 35, 47, 48, and 471.


Hourly InterCity services from Budapest Nyugati Station via Budapest Airport; InterCity services every two hours from international railway hub Budapest Keleti Station; Hortobágy EuroCity Train provides a direct link between Vienna’s Main Railway Terminal and Debrecen every day of the week.

Each part of Debrecen can easily be reached by tram, bus or trolley bus departing from or stopping in front of the main railway station of Debrecen. The main ticket office of the local public transport company – DKV – can be found in front of the building of the railway station where tickets and passes can be purchased every day of the week.



Debrecen can be reached from several big cities of Europe – London, Eindhoven, Milan, Paris, Tel-Aviv and Moscow – via Wizz Air’s scheduled flights. Lufthansa operates a direct air route between Munich and Debrecen.

Due to Wizz Air’s new routes, Debrecen will be accessible by air from Dortmund, Sheffield, Basel, Barcelona from December 2018, and from Larnaca, Palma de Mallorca, and Valletta from spring 2019.

Debrecen’s international airport is located 7 km south of the city center, along route 47.