The distance between Budapest to Prague is 275.05 miles or 442.54 km. A train trip from Budapest to Prague typically takes 8 hours, If you are looking to get to Prague faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by RegioJet. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 32 minutes to get from Budapest to Prague.
Going from Budapest to Prague by train takes over 8 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Tuesday trains from Budapest to Prague are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Prague. One train carrier operates regular service on the Budapest to Prague route. RegioJet offers the most scheduled departures between Budapest to Prague, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Budapest to Prague, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Budapest to Prague, which start at $23.93.
RegioJet train tickets from Budapest to Prague start from $29.35, and on average cost $42.20. Daily there are 4 RegioJet schedules to Prague. RegioJet in Budapest leaves from Vasút u.16., And in Prague trains arrive at Main Railway Station and one other train station.
From Budapest to Prague train travel on RegioJet takes 8 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Prague faster, RegioJet offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, RegioJet offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $40.78 for a one-way train ticket to Prague.