Cheap Prague to Budapest  train tickets



Prague to Budapest train - cost & duration

Cheapest price£19.02
Shortest Duration8h 10m
Trips per day3
train carriers1
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How to book cheap train tickets from Prague to Budapest ?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Prague to Budapest is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Prague to Budapest were £24.14. By booking 4 days out, tickets are on average £8.44 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Prague to Budapest?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Prague to Budapest by train is at 20:00 on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 05:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

RegioJet has the greatest number of connections between Prague to Budapest

On average there are 3 train trips per day. RegioJet has the most options for departures from Prague to Budapest, with an average of 3 trips per day and 27 monthly trips. One train carrier currently travels from Prague to Budapest. Of the 3 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Prague to Budapest starts at £14.42.

1 carriers offer Prague to Budapest train trips


Book RegioJet from Prague to Budapest from £19.02. There are 3 RegioJet schedules from Prague to Budapest and you can expect on average to pay £25.64 for a RegioJet ticket to Budapest. In Prague, RegioJet departs to Budapest from Main Railway Station and 1 other station. In Budapest, RegioJet arrives at Vasút u.16. and 1 other station.

An average trip on RegioJet from Prague to Budapest takes 9 hours and 55 minutes, while the fastest available RegioJet trip will get you to Budapest in 8 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, RegioJet offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay £25.54 for a weekend getaway to Budapest.

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Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Prague. Most train trips to Budapest will depart from Main Railway Station, ÚAN Florenc.
  • Main Railway Station
  • ÚAN Florenc
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Budapest. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Prague serving this route is Vasút u.16., Airport Terminal 2A.
  • Vasút u.16.
  • Airport Terminal 2A