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Duration 22h 43m
Distance 906 miles
Average price £270
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Budapest and London takes 22h 43m and the fastest train takes 22h 17m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Budapest to London. 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-Keleti
  2. Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. London King's Cross
17h 40m
£200 - £458

Budapest to London train times

Trains run five times a week between Budapest and London King's Cross. The service departs Budapest at 13:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into London King's Cross at 10:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 22h 43m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to London. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 40m.

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The distance between Budapest and London is 906 miles.

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

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Budapest to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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London is 1h behind Budapest. It is currently 9:34 PM in Budapest and 8:34 PM in London.

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