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Trip Summary

There are 16 daily trains from Pulheim to Budapest. Traveling by train from Pulheim to Budapest usually takes around 15 hours and 44 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 11 hours and 59 minutes.

Distance602 mi (968 km)
Fastest train11h 59m
Lowest price€156.42
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
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Which train should you take from Pulheim to Budapest?

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the one and only train line which connects Pulheim, North Rhine-Westphalia to Budapest, Budapest. However, there are 16 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company1615h 45m€156.42

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pulheim to Budapest during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Pulheim to Budapest?

The distance between Pulheim and Budapest is approximately 602 miles, or 968 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 59 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Pulheim to Budapest are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Pulheim at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Pulheim to Budapest?

There are 16 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Budapest to Pulheim.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Pulheim?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Pulheim.

Where is the train station in Budapest?

Arrival stations

Budapest receives travelers from Pulheim at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Budapest:

  • Budapest-Déli

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