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Duration 3h 51m
Distance 297.7 km
Average price 18€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The train between Budapest and Čachtice takes 3h 51m. The train service runs several times per day from Budapest to Čachtice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Budapest-Nyugati
  2. Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
  3. Čachtice
5h 7m
15€ - 23€

Budapest to Čachtice train times

Trains run every four hours between Budapest and Čachtice. The earliest departure is at 05:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Budapest is at 17:40 which arrives into Čachtice at 21:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Čachtice. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Cachtice via Bratislava Hlavna Stanica and Nove Mesto Nad Vahom. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 7m.

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The distance between Budapest and Čachtice is 164 km. The road distance is 297.7 km.

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Budapest to Čachtice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Budapest to Čachtice train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Nove Mesto Nad Vahom station.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Čachtice. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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