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How to get to Budapest by train

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What train companies travel to Budapest, Hungary?

Located in Hungary, Budapest is accessible by train from 92 other cities. You can choose from 1850 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Budapest on Wanderu. Deutsche Bahn usually has the most trains on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Bus tickets to Budapest are also available..

Train companies serving Budapest

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company8913h 14m$177.08
Deutsche Bahn8311h 25m$144.61
DB Intercity-Express2310h 44m$121.84
DB Eurocity69h 28m$109.44
DB Intercity510h 48m$107.07
Non-federally owned railway company211h 27m$93.42

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to Budapest?

$56.83 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Budapest, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Budapest. In the last month, trains from Schonungen to Budapest had the lowest average price at $70.22.

Where is the train station in Budapest, Hungary?

The busiest train station in Budapest is Budapest-Keleti. There are several other active stations in addition to this main station. The most popular train stations in Budapest are:

  • Budapest-Keleti
  • Budapest-Déli
  • Ferihegy Vasútállomás

Which train service has the best service to Budapest?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Budapest by train with giving them a rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that had the most comfortable train service to Budapest taking into account the seats and amenities that offers. They rate a out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to Budapest punctually travelers suggest that has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Budapest, rating them a based on their on time arrivals.

What is the closest airport to Budapest, BU?

The closest airport to Budapest is Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl Airport (BUD), it is located 11 miles from the city center of Budapest.

Is Budapest a popular train travel destination?

Budapest is the most popular train destination in Budapest. It also ranks number 16 in Hungary. Budapest has the most train connections in the region. There are 8 train schedules arriving in Budapest each day.

What is the population of Budapest?

The population of Budapest is 1741041. Budapest ranks number 1 in terms of population in Budapest and number 7 in all of Hungary.

What train station is located closest to the city center of Budapest?

The closest train station to the city center of Budapest is Budapest-Déli, located just 0.7 miles away. Select Budapest-Déli as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Budapest. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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