Cheap Kraków to Budapest  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Kraków to Budapest ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Kraków to Budapest is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Kraków to Budapest was $29.35. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $4.47 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Kraków to Budapest ? How far is Kraków to Budapest ?

The distance between Kraków to Budapest is 182.16 miles or 293.09 km. A train trip from Kraków to Budapest typically takes 12 hours, If you are looking to get to Budapest faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by RegioJet. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 45 minutes to get from Kraków to Budapest.

Going from Kraków to Budapest by train takes over 12 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Thursday trains from Kraków to Budapest are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

RegioJet has the most connections between Kraków to Budapest

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kraków to Budapest route. RegioJet offers the most scheduled departures between Kraków to Budapest, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Kraków to Budapest, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Kraków to Budapest, which start at $13.35.

One train carrier connects Kraków to Budapest


RegioJet train tickets from Kraków to Budapest start from $27.12, and on average cost $30.10. Daily there are 1 RegioJet schedules to Budapest. RegioJet in Kraków leaves from ul. Bosacka 18, And in Budapest trains arrive at Vasút u.16.,

From Kraków to Budapest train travel on RegioJet takes 11 hours and 45 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Budapest on a weekend there is typically one RegioJet scheduled trip per day, which will cost $33.82 for a one-way weekend reservation from Kraków.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Kraków on their way to Budapest. The busiest departure station in Kraków serving this route is ul. Bosacka 18.
  • ul. Bosacka 18
There is one train station where trains arrive in Budapest from Kraków., The busiest departure station in Kraków serving this route is Vasút u.16..
  • Vasút u.16.