Prague to Budapest bus

Cheap bus tickets from Prague to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Cheapest

19

Average

30

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Prague to Budapest is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
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191One-way
09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc6h45 04:15PMBudapest
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301One-way
09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc7h05 04:35PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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301One-way
06:38AMPrague9h57 04:35PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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331One-way
09:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc9h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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351One-way

Bus schedule from Prague to Budapest

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06:38AMPrague9h57 04:35PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc6h45 04:15PMBudapest
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09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc7h05 04:35PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
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09:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc9h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
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09:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc8h45 05:45AMBudapest
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Bus times from Prague to Budapest

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Fastest Journey

6 h 45 m

Average

8 h 16 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

444 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Prague for Budapest every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc6h45 04:15PMBudapest
0 transfers
301One-way
09:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc7h05 04:35PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
0 transfers
301One-way
06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
0 transfers
191One-way
09:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc8h45 05:45AMBudapest
1 transfer
351One-way
09:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc9h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
1 transfer
351One-way

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Overview: Bus from Prague to Budapest

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 16 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$50 (€45)
frequencyBus frequency6 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 5 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France

Buses from Prague to Budapest cover the 275 miles (444 km) long route taking on average 6 h 16 min with our travel partners like ArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. Normally, there are 6 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $50 (€45), but the average price of bus tickets is $50 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Prague and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.

Bus companies: Student Agency and FlixBus from Prague to Budapest

You can travel by bus between Prague and Budapest with Student Agency and FlixBus for as low as $50 (€45). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Prague to Budapest bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 51 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 5 a day

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus to Budapest from Prague: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus to Budapest from Prague, check Omio for Student Agency buses offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 275 miles (444 km) route from Prague to Budapest, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Student Agency buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current Student Agency bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Prague to Budapest as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Student Agency bus on Omio. If you search for buses between Prague and Budapest in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Student Agency tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Student Agency buses from Prague to Budapest starting at $50 (€45), buy your official Student Agency tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

    Buses from Prague to Budapest

    Buses from Prague to Budapest are provided by a number of private companies including Student Agency, Eurolines and Katev Travel. Eurolines offer two direct buses every day, with one early morning departure around 7 a.m. and an afternoon service. In both cases, the journey time is between 7-9 hours. Student Agency offers 5 buses from Prague to Budapest every day, with a very early departure at 5 a.m.

    Taking the Bus from Prague

    Buses from Prague all depart from the city's UAN Florenc Bus Station. Located close to the heart of the city, Florenc is also a metro stop, which makes it easily accessible. Buses from Prague to Budapest depart from Florenc's platform 22, and the station is open from 4 a.m. until midnight. Prague's Metro service runs from 4:45 a.m. until after midnight, making it easy to reach most departures. For the earliest buses, there are night trams from the center of town as well.

    Getting into Budapest by Bus

    All Eurolines and RegioJet buses from Prague to Budapest arrive at the city's Nepliget bus station. Nepliget is located on the M3 Metro Line, providing rapid access to Budapest's city center. Get off at Kalvin Ter or Deak Ferenc ter, and change to the M5 line, which stops at the major central attractions. There are also plenty of local trolley buses and trams, along with the HEV suburban railway that serves outlying districts.

    Hungary's capital is a magical city - with stunning baroque architecture, fascinating museums and unique attractions like the array of thermal baths.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Budapest from Prague

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Budapest easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Prague to Budapest.
    FAQs

    Travel by bus between Prague, Czechia and Budapest, Hungary is: Unrestricted.

    Is international entry into Budapest from Prague restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Prague?

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

    The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Recommended

    The above information was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Budapest from Prague closer to your date of departure here

    Return travel from Hungary to Czechia is: Unrestricted.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Prague from Budapest?

    Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Budapest?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

    The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Prague from Budapest.

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Prague to Budapest buses for as little as $50 (€45)  in the next 7 days.
    The Prague to Budapest bus ticket price is on average $50 (€45)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Prague and Budapest by bus to be approximately 275 miles (444 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 275 miles (444 km) from Prague to Budapest can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Prague to Budapest bus journey time is on average 6 h 16 min.

    There are a few bus stations in Prague to start your trip from including Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague and Prague, Stodůlky. In Budapest you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér (Terminal 2).

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Prague   and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Prague and need to travel around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

    Passengers arriving in Budapest most often arrive at Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from this bus station to the city center.

    For the trip from Prague to Budapest you can take a bus with ArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Budapest from Prague on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 5 direct buses per day from Prague to Budapest, and you can find a direct bus for this journey with Flixbus, Infobus, DMD Group or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    The average number of buses departing Prague for Budapest is 6 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus for this trip departs from Prague at 5: 00 PM. The last bus leaves from Prague at 5: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Prague to Budapest and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you buy the Prague to Budapest bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $50 (€45). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Prague to Budapest. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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