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Compare train tickets from Budapest to Žilina


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How much are train tickets from Budapest to Žilina?

Lowest Price$23.97
Fastest Train11h 12m
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Budapest-Žilina Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Budapest to Žilina?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $23.97 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Budapest to Žilina.

How long is the train journey from Budapest to Žilina?

The distance between Budapest and Žilina is approximately 120 miles, or 193 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 12 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 Budapest to Žilina are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Budapest at 8:00am and arrives in Žilina around 11 hours later.

How many trains per day run from Budapest to Žilina?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Žilina to Budapest. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Budapest to Žilina for $15.31.

What train services are there from Budapest to Žilina?

RegioJet is the one and only train line which connects Budapest to Žilina. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
RegioJet111h 12m$23.97

Where is the train station in Budapest?

There is one train station in Budapest:

  • Vasút u.16.

Where is the train station in Žilina?

Žilina has one train station:

  • P. O. Hviezdoslava 697/9

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