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Duration 26h 11m
Distance 1216.8 km
Average price 150€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hungary and Vatican City takes 26h 11m and the fastest train takes 25h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Hungary to Vatican City. 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-Kelenfoeld
  2. Wien Hbf
  3. Venezia Mestre
  4. Vatican City
16h 25m
141€ - 265€

Hungary to Vatican City train times

Trains run twice daily between Budapest and Vatican City. The service departs Budapest at 17:28 in the afternoon, which arrives into Vatican City at 20:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 26h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Hungary to Vatican City. However, there are services departing from Clark Ádám tér and arriving at Roma Termini via Budapest-Kelenfoeld, Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 25m.

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The distance between Hungary and Vatican City is 810 km. The road distance is 1216.8 km.

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

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Hungary to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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There are 20700+ hotels available in Vatican City. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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