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Train Information from Budapest to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance499 miles (805 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$67 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Budapest to Karlsruhe cover the 499 miles (805 km) long route taking on average 11 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $58 (€47), but the average price of train tickets is $67 (€54). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Budapest – Karlsruhe

Find the best trains between Budapest and Karlsruhe with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $58 (€47). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Budapest and Karlsruhe in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your trip between Budapest and Karlsruhe on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Budapest to Karlsruhe is 499 miles (805 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Budapest and Karlsruhe start at $58 (€47).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Budapest and Karlsruhe, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Budapest to Karlsruhe
Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Budapest to Karlsruhe.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Budapest and Karlsruhe?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Karlsruhe, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Karlsruhe from Budapest as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Budapest, Hungary from Karlsruhe, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Hungary is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/24/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Budapest from Karlsruhe.

How much do cheap train tickets from Budapest to Karlsruhe cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Budapest and Karlsruhe for as low as $58 (€47)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Karlsruhe from Budapest?
The Budapest to Karlsruhe train ticket price is on average $67 (€54)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Karlsruhe from Budapest by train?
The Budapest to Karlsruhe train distance is approximately 499 miles (805 km).
What is the Budapest to Karlsruhe train travel time?
On average the Budapest to Karlsruhe train travel time is 11 h 50 min  for the 499 miles (805 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Budapest goes to Karlsruhe? What train station do I come into Karlsruhe from Budapest?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Budapest-Déli   to Karlsruhe Hbf.

Where is the train station in Budapest to go to Karlsruhe? Where is the train station in Karlsruhe located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Budapest-Déli and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Karlsruhe.

What train providers go from Budapest to Karlsruhe?
For the journey from Budapest to Karlsruhe you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Karlsruhe from Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there from Budapest to Karlsruhe a day?
The average number of trains departing Budapest for Karlsruhe is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Budapest to Karlsruhe? When does the last train depart from Budapest to Karlsruhe?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Budapest at 4: 40 AM. The last train leaves from Budapest at 9: 20 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Budapest to Karlsruhe and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Budapest to Karlsruhe to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Budapest to Karlsruhe is on average $67 (€54) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Karlsruhe from Budapest available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Karlsruhe
The major railway station for departures from Budapest is Budapest-Déli. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Budapest-Déli for your journey to Karlsruhe from Budapest.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61