There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Rajka by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Hegyeshalom Rj / ...

$56 - $76

Cheapest option

Night train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica Metropol

$11 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Bratislava 260

$13 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Rajka 113 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Rajka is to night train which costs 3 100 Ft - 4 800 Ft and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Rajka is to drive which costs 5 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Rajka is 149 km. The road distance is 180.8 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rajka without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 15 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Budapest to Rajka, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rajka is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 15 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 3 700 Ft - 7 000 Ft and takes 2 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Rajka is 181 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Budapest to Rajka.

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There are 519+ hotels available in Rajka. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 92.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Rajka, Hungary?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Rajka hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Rajka every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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 Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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