Budapest to Prague by train
Travelling from Budapest to Prague by train
Fast trains from Budapest to Prague take around 6 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 442 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Budapest and Prague.
1. Are there direct trains from Budapest to Prague?
Direct trains from Budapest to Prague have been found.
We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Budapest to Prague every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Budapest to Prague?
The Budapest to Prague train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Budapest to Prague train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Prague is usually scheduled to depart Budapest around 05:25 and the last train is around 20:25.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Budapest to Prague train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Budapest to Prague are $99.61.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $103, 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 Budapest to Prague 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 Budapest to Prague by train.
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Which train companies operate between Budapest and Prague?
More than one train company operates on the route from Budapest to Prague, 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.
Prague to Budapest by train