Cheap train tickets fromBudapest to Prague

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traveling from Budapest to Prague by train

Cheapest price$24.05
Shortest Duration7h 32m
Trips per day7
train carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Budapest to Prague?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Budapest to Prague is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Budapest to Prague were $27.56. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $7.85 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Budapest to Prague by train is at 2:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 AM on Thursday 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.

How many daily train trips are there from Budapest to Prague?

On average there are 7 train trips per day. RegioJet has the most options for departures from Budapest to Prague, with an average of 11 trips per day and 95 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Budapest to Prague. Of the 7 trips there are 4 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Bus options from Budapest start at $15.70.

train lines that run from Budapest to Prague

RegioJet

RegioJet operates, on average, 11 train schedule(s) from Budapest to Prague. The average RegioJet ticket to Prague costs $29.58. Cheap RegioJet tickets to Prague are available on Wanderu starting from $24.05. In Budapest, RegioJet departs from Kelenföld vasútállomás M and 1 other station. In Prague, RegioJet arrives at Main Railway Station and 3 other stations.

An average trip on RegioJet from Budapest to Prague takes 9 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available RegioJet trip will get you to Prague in 7 hours and 32 minutes,

On weekends, RegioJet offers 13 trips per day and you could expect to pay $29.72 for a weekend getaway trip to Prague.

RegioJet
RegioJet
Air conditioning
Attendant
Restroom
Beverage
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Newspaper/Magazine
Power outlet
Satellite TV
WiFi
Avg. Time
9h 6m
Avg. Price
$29.58

Leo Express

Leo Express operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Budapest to Prague. The average Leo Express ticket to Prague costs $38.09. Cheap Leo Express tickets to Prague are available on Wanderu starting from $30.45. In Budapest, Leo Express departs from Üllői út 131 and 1 other station. In Prague, Leo Express arrives at Praha hl.n. (Wilsonova 10) and 1 other station.

An average trip on Leo Express from Budapest to Prague takes 14 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Leo Express trip will get you to Prague in 7 hours and 32 minutes,

On weekends, Leo Express offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $39.07 for a weekend getaway trip to Prague.

Leo Express
Leo Express
Air conditioning
Attendant
Restroom
Free water
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
14h 18m
Avg. Price
$38.09

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have train departures from Budapest. Most train trips to Prague will depart from Kelenföld vasútállomás M, Airport Terminal 2A, Üllői út 131.
  • Kelenföld vasútállomás M
  • Airport Terminal 2A
  • Üllői út 131
Train trips arrive in Prague at 5 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Main Railway Station, Praha-Liben, Praha hl.n. (Wilsonova 10), Prague Airport, ÚAN Florenc are the main train stations in Prague for trips arriving from Budapest.
  • Main Railway Station
  • Praha-Liben
  • Praha hl.n. (Wilsonova 10)
  • Prague Airport
  • ÚAN Florenc