There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Prague by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Praha hl.n. Ec

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy Rj
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Praha, ÚAN Florenc Rj / ...

$23 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Prague, Prague Main station 904 / ...

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Prague 330.4 miles

$55 - $85

Fly, subway  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Prague (PRG) BUD - PRG
  2. Take the subway from Nádraží Veleslavín to Staroměstská

$78 - $234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Prague is to bus which costs 6 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Prague is to fly and subway which costs 21 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Prague is 444 km. The road distance is 528.6 km.

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The train from Budapest-Nyugati to Praha hl.n. takes 6 h 26 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Prague, Czech Republic?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $150
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Bratislava NAS Mlynské Nivy to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$12 - $16

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