Nuremberg to Budapest by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:57
  • Last train
    22:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 49m

Travelling from Nuremberg to Budapest by train

The fastest trains from Nuremberg to Budapest take around 6 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 626 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nuremberg and Budapest.

Journeys between Nuremberg and Budapest usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Nuremberg to Budapest every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 16 departures. The duration is normally about 6 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Budapest is usually scheduled to depart Nuremberg around 05:57 and the last train is around 22:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nuremberg around 08:02, and the last at 00:57.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Nuremberg to Budapest train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Nuremberg to Budapest by train.

Which trains operate between Nuremberg and Budapest?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Nuremberg to Budapest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Railjet
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalzug
  • Schnellzug
  • agilis

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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