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Duration 3h 38m
Distance 258.9 km
Average price 15€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hungary and Košice takes 3h 38m and the fastest train takes 3h 37m. The train service runs several times per day from Hungary to Košice. 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. Košice
4h 34m
14€ - 17€

Hungary to Košice train times

Trains run twice daily between Budapest and Košice. The earliest departure is at 06:20 in the morning, and the last departure from Budapest is at 18:20 which arrives into Košice at 21:59. All services require a transfer at Keleti pályaudvar and take an average of 3h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Hungary to Košice. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér and arriving at Kosice via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Hungary and Košice is 215 km. The road distance is 258.9 km.

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

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Hungary to Košice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Kosice station.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Hungary and Košice?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest-Keleti to Kosice twice daily. Tickets cost 13€ - 16€ and the journey takes 3h 29m.
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€

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