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Duration 2 days 8h
Distance 3077.6 km
Average price 399€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Budapest and Lisbon takes 2 days 8h and the fastest train takes 42h 35m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Budapest to Lisbon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, night train

  1. Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  2. Muenchen Hbf
  3. Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
  4. Hendaye
  5. Lisbon
34h 35m
341€ - 482€

Budapest to Lisbon train times

Trains run five times a week between Budapest and Lisbon. The service departs Budapest at 13:55 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lisbon at 07:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 8h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Kelenfoeld and arriving at Santa Apolónia via Muenchen Hbf, Gare de l'Est, Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 35m.

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The distance between Budapest and Lisbon is 2469 km. The road distance is 3077.6 km.

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

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Budapest to Lisbon train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Santa Apolónia station.

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Lisbon is 1h behind Budapest. It is currently 4:03 PM in Budapest and 3:03 PM in Lisbon.

There are 11035+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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