Prague to Budapest by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Prague to Budapest by train
Fast trains from Prague to Budapest take around 6 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 442 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Prague and Budapest.
1. Are there direct trains from Prague to Budapest?
Direct trains from Prague to Budapest have been found.
We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Prague to Budapest every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Prague to Budapest?
The Prague to Budapest train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Prague to Budapest train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Budapest is usually scheduled to depart Prague around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:58.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Prague to Budapest train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Prague to Budapest are $61.38.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $100, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Prague to Budapest train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 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 Prague to Budapest by train.
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Which train companies operate between Prague and Budapest?
More than one train company operates on the route from Prague to Budapest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Budapest to Prague by train