How to get to Békéscsaba?

By train
 
Békéscsaba is served by numerous train connections from Budapest, most from Keleti Station. The trains run approximately every hour. Try to take an Intercity train which requires both a ticket and a prepaid reservation but calls at fewer stations than normal trains. Make sure you have a valid ticket before you get on the train. The current single fare from Budapest Keleti to Békéscsaba is approximately 20 EUR.
 
Check out the Hungarian train timetable here:
http://www.mav-start.hu/english/index.php
 
 
By car
 
From Budapest, travel south on the M5 motorway to Kecskemét. Then follow the signs towards Békéscsaba on Road 44, which goes all the way from Kecskemét to the Romanian border and it leads you into the centre of Békéscsaba.