|Shortest Duration||5h 45m|
|Trips per day||32|
The cheapest way to get to Budapest from Prague is by bus. Bus tickets average $20.72, but can be found for a low as $15.16. Train tickets cost around $30 each, and direct flights can cost anywhere from $55 to $150.
The fastest way to get to Budapest is via plane, with direct flights as quick a 1 hour and 10 minutes. The second fastest option is bus, with an average travel time of 7 hours and 30 minutes. The slowest way to get there is by train, with travel times ranging from 7 hours and 50 minutes to 8 hours and 50 minutes.
The distance between Prague and Budapest is approximately 275.05 miles, or 442.54 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 7 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 45 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
On average there are 32 bus trips per day. FlixBus has the most options for departures from Prague to Budapest, with an average of 32 trips per day and 630 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Prague to Budapest. Of the 32 trips there are 29 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.
Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Prague to Budapest starts at €23.07.
Book RegioJet Bus from Prague to Budapest from €15.90. There are 5 RegioJet Bus schedules from Prague to Budapest and you can expect on average to pay €20.99 for a RegioJet Bus ticket to Budapest. In Prague, RegioJet Bus departs to Budapest from ÚAN Florenc and 1 other station. In Budapest, RegioJet Bus arrives at Vasút u.16. and 1 other station.
An average trip on RegioJet Bus from Prague to Budapest takes 7 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available RegioJet Bus trip will get you to Budapest in 5 hours and 45 minutes,
On weekends, RegioJet Bus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay €20.99 for a weekend getaway trip to Budapest.
Book FlixBus from Prague to Budapest from €15.88. There are 32 FlixBus schedules from Prague to Budapest and you can expect on average to pay €23.44 for a FlixBus ticket to Budapest. In Prague, FlixBus departs to Budapest from ÚAN Florenc and 3 other stations. In Budapest, FlixBus arrives at Üllői út 131 and 1 other station.
An average trip on FlixBus from Prague to Budapest takes 7 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Budapest in 5 hours and 45 minutes,
On weekends, FlixBus offers 35 trips per day and you could expect to pay €23.85 for a weekend getaway trip to Budapest.