Duration 19h 50m
Distance 1485.6 km
Average price 154€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Budapest and Paris takes 19h 50m and the fastest train takes 19h 43m. 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. Kelenfoeld
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Paris
14h 3m
134€ - 193€

Budapest to Paris train times

Trains run twice a week between Budapest and Paris. The service departs Budapest at 14:55 in the afternoon, which arrives into Paris at 10:53. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 19h 50m. 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 Paris. However, there are services departing from Kelenfoeld and arriving at Paris l'Est via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 3m.

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The distance between Budapest and Paris is 1244 km. The road distance is 1485.6 km.

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

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

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