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Duration 6h 41m
Distance 527.2 km
Average price 14 000 Ft
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The train between Prague and Budapest takes 6h 41m. The train service runs several times per day from Prague to Budapest. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Budapest
6h 41m
9 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft

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Want to know about travelling from Prague to Budapest? 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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 41m.

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The distance between Prague and Budapest is 444 km. The road distance is 527.2 km.

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Prague to Budapest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Prague to Budapest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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There are 5370+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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What companies run services between Prague and Budapest?

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Budapest-Nyugati 5 times a day. Tickets cost 9 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft and the journey takes 6h 41m. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
9 500 Ft - 12 000 Ft
Business
13 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
1st Class
13 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 28 000 Ft

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 28 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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