Trains from Budapest to Prague

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The cheapest trains

from Budapest
to Prague

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Cheapest

$31

Average

$44

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Budapest to Prague will cost around $ 44 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 31.

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23:40Budapest10h0209:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
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$311One-way
2nd Cheapest
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13:00Budapest9h4222:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
1 change
$561One-way

Train Times

Budapest to Prague

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13:00Budapest9h4222:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
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23:40Budapest10h0209:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Thu
Aug 22
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$23Flixbus
$162Ryanair
Fri
Aug 23
$28RegioJet
$23Flixbus
$132Ryanair
Sat
Aug 24
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$21Flixbus
$169csa
Sun
Aug 25
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$27RegioJet
$154Ryanair
Mon
Aug 26
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$21Flixbus
$106Ryanair
Tue
Aug 27
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$20RegioJet
$106Ryanair
Wed
Aug 28
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$21Flixbus
$111Ryanair
Thu
Aug 29
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$21Flixbus
$89Eurowings
Fri
Aug 30
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$21Flixbus
$73Ryanair
Sat
Aug 31
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$20RegioJet
$119csa
Sun
Sep 1
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$22RegioJet
$61Ryanair
Mon
Sep 2
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$20RegioJet
$31Ryanair
Tue
Sep 3
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$19Flixbus
$28Ryanair
Wed
Sep 4
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$19Flixbus
$28Ryanair
Thu
Sep 5
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$19RegioJet
$28Ryanair
Fri
Sep 6
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$19Flixbus
$35Ryanair
Sat
Sep 7
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$19Flixbus
$35Ryanair
Sun
Sep 8
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$20RegioJet
$21Ryanair
Mon
Sep 9
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$19RegioJet
$21Ryanair
Tue
Sep 10
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$19RegioJet
$50Ryanair
Wed
Sep 11
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$19RegioJet
$28Ryanair

The fastest trains

from Budapest
to Prague

Showing times and prices for Aug 23

Fastest Journey

9h 42m

Average

9h 52m

Trains per day

2

Distance

444 km

It's difficult to get from Budapest to Prague without changing at least 1 times.

Fastest
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13:00Budapest9h4222:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
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$561One-way
2nd Fastest
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23:40Budapest10h0209:42Praha, Hlavní nádraží
1 change
$311One-way

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Journey Summary

Budapest to Prague Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
10 hours 52 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $37
Trains depart from:Budapest
Trains arrive in:Prague
Distance:444 km
TrainTrain Companies:RegioJet

Quick Guide: Trains from Budapest to Prague

Average Price: €21
Trains per day: 7
Transfers: Direct
Average Time: 6:43
Fastest Route: 6:45
Slowest Route: 10:38


Trains from Budapest to Prague: Journey Details

Traveling between Budapest and Prague by train is easy, direct and comfortable. There are approximately 7 Budapest to Prague trains every day. Departures start as early as 5:25 a.m. and continue every couple of hours until 8:05 p.m. with very few differences between weekend and weekday schedules. All services are provided by České Dráhy, with a journey time of around 6 hours 45 minutes and no transfers required along the way.

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Budapest to Prague Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Budapest to Prague when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€21

1 Day in Advance

€23

1 Week in Advance

€21

2 Weeks in Advance

€22

1 Month in Advance

€21

3 Months in Advance

€21

Budapest to Prague Trains: General Information


  • autobus All Budapest to Prague trains are run by České Dráhy.

  • autobus All Budapest to Prague trains are direct, depart from Budapest Keleti train station and arrive at Prague's hlavní nádraží train station.

  • autobus Journey Time: The Budapest to Prague train journey takes as little as 6 hours and 43 minutes to arrive in Prague.

  • autobus Most travelers book their Budapest to Prague train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Train from Budapest

If you are taking the train to Prague, you'll need to find your way to Budapest's Keleti Station. If you are coming from the center of Budapest, the simplest way to get there is by taking Metro lines 2 or 4 or the 24 tram. The Budapest Metro runs from 4:30 a.m. until 11:10 p.m., so it should be available to reach even the earliest departures. Getting to Keleti takes about 10 minutes from most central locations.

Getting into Prague by Train

Prague is one of the jewels of Central Europe, with gorgeous Baroque architecture, museums, shops and inviting bars around every corner. It can be a party city or a city of culture, depending on what travelers are looking for, and always provides a magical experience. Trains from Budapest arrive at Prague's Hlavni Nadrazi station. From there, you can hop onto Metro line C to reach most of the central attractions, while Esko suburban trains can get you to outlying hotels. The quickest way to get to the historic center is by catching the Metro to Staromestska, which only takes about 10 minutes. Metro trains run from 4:45 a.m. until after midnight, while night buses and trams operate throughout the night.

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Best fares for trains from Budapest to Prague

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Sun, Aug 25
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RegioJet
07:009h 42m16:42
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Fastest Trains from Budapest to Prague
Sun, Aug 25
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07:009h 42m16:42
BudapestPrague
Return Train Tickets for Prague to Budapest
Sat, Aug 24
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RegioJet
11:208h 10m19:30
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Sun, Aug 25
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11:208h 10m19:30
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Mon, Aug 26
Train
RegioJet
11:208h 10m19:30
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