The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Budapest is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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|Distance||699 miles (1128 km)|
|Average train duration||13 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$131 (€115)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)|
Trains from Brussels to Budapest cover the 699 miles (1128 km) long route taking on average 13 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB). There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $131 (€115), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $90 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Budapest-Déli.
You can travel by train to Budapest from Brussels with Deutsche Bahn and SNCB for as low as $90 (€78). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Budapest from Brussels. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Brussels to Budapest with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Budapest, Hungary by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Brussels to Budapest as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Brussels, Belgium from Budapest is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Budapest closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels-Nord and Bruxelles-Central. When you arrive in Budapest, your train can arrive in train stations including Budapest-Déli, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Kelenföld.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi to Budapest-Déli.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) from the city center of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in Budapest, called Budapest-Déli, is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from its city center.
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