COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering France. Learn More.
Duration 21h 12m
Distance 1483.9 km
Average price 151€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Budapest and Paris takes 21h 12m and the fastest train takes 21h 11m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Budapest to Paris. 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. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Paris
14h 19m
Bookable on Rome2rio
132€ - 190€

Budapest to Paris train times

Trains run twice a week between Budapest and Paris. The service departs Budapest at 13:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Paris at 10:53. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 21h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Budapest to Paris? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in France. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for France.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Paris. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Paris l'Est via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 19m.

More details

The distance between Budapest and Paris is 1244 km. The road distance is 1483.9 km.

Get driving directions

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

More details

Budapest to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

More details

Book your Budapest to Paris train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 9695+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps