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Cheap train tickets and times from Kraków to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

8 h 53 m

Average

8 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

292 km

Cheap train tickets from Kraków to start from $141 with an average ticket price of $141.

The fastest train from Kraków to takes 8h 53m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 53m and covers a distance of 292 km.

1 trains that leave Kraków for every day with It's difficult to get from Kraków to Budapest without transferring at least 2 times. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
11:05AM8h53
Kraków Główny
07:58PMBudapest-Kelenfoeld
$1411One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Kraków to Budapest

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price$68 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRegioJet a. S. Deutsche Bahn or Student Agency

Trains from Kraków to Budapest cover the 181 miles (292 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 48 min with our travel partners like RegioJet a. S. Deutsche Bahn or Student Agency. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $68 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $50 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Kraków Główny and arrive in Budapest-Kelenfoeld.

Train providers: RegioJet a. S. And Student Agency from Kraków to Budapest trains

RegioJet a. S. And Student Agency trains will get you to Budapest from Kraków from $37 (€32). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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

RegioJet a. S. From Kraków to Budapest train information:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: $37

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Kraków to Budapest

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Kraków to Budapest with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Kraków to Budapest

FAQs: Travel by train from Kraków 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 Kraków to Budapest.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Kraków to Budapest can start from as little as $50 (€44) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Kraków to Budapest is $68 (€59); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Kraków to Budapest is 10 h 48 min   to travel the 181 mile (292 km) long trip, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
There is 1 train a day from Kraków to Budapest which require at least one change with RegioJet a. S. Deutsche Bahn or Student Agency. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Kraków to Budapest you can take a train with RegioJet a. S. Deutsche Bahn or Student Agency. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Budapest from Kraków on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Kraków, you have various train station options to start your route from including Kraków Główny, Krakow Glowny (Dworzec autobusowy Bosacka 18) and Kraków Lotnisko. When arriving in Budapest, you can end your route in train stations like Budapest-Kelenfoeld, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Deli.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Kraków Główny, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Budapest-Kelenfoeld, located 3.2 miles (5.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Kraków to Budapest by train is November.
You have options as you can travel from Kraków to Budapest 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Kraków and Budapest

Kraków
Budapest
Kraków Główny is the most popular Kraków railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Kraków for your trip to Budapest.
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Krakow Glowny (Dworzec autobusowy Bosacka 18)
Kraków Lotnisko
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