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Sep 27
$167Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$573Lufthansa Cityline
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Sep 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$573Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$513Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$341Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$304Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$74Deutsche Bahn
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$334Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 3
$62Deutsche Bahn
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$230Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$334Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$275Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$168Tuifly
Thu
Oct 7
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$230Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$47Deutsche Bahn
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$269Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 10
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$185Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$185Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 12
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$185Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Oct 13
$47Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$148Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
$47Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$148Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$148Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$218Air Dolomiti
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Oct 17
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$148Lufthansa

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Train from Munich to Budapest with Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Munich to Budapest from $47 (€38) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 between Munich and Budapest. 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.

    When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Munich and Budapest, 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

    Trains from Munich to Budapest

    Travelers with Budapest in their sights will find trains are one of the most convenient ways to travel on this route. There are on average 12 trains which go from Munich to Budapest on any given day of the week. Four of these trains are direct, while the other eight trains will require at least one connection. All trains are offered by German provider Deutsche Bahn, the country's main rolling stock provider. Travelers can expect a journey time of about seven hours. With departures spread throughout the day, passengers are sure to find a departure that suits their needs.

    Munich to Budapest Train Time: Daily Departures

    Deutsche Bahn offers multiple train departures from Munich to Germany each day. The trains on this route run from the Munich Hbf and arrive at either Budapest-Deli pu station or the Keleti Pályaudvar station. There are four direct trains departing daily, while the other eight require one or more connections. The first service for this route starts a little before 1:00 a.m. with the last one leaving at around 11:50 p.m. It is worth noting that the last direct departure of the day leaves shortly after 1:00 p.m.

     How long is the journey by train from Munich to Budapest?

    The fastest journey on the Munich to Budapest route takes a little under seven hours, six hours and 56 minutes to be exact. Where an indirect option is required the travel time can take anything up to 14 hours. If time is a factor, passengers should aim for one of the four direct routes. 

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Munich to Budapest?

    Departure train station: Any train from Munich to Budapest will depart from Munich Hbf, which is located less than half a mile (450 m) from the city center and it can be reached by foot or with a public bus. Walking will take travelers less than five minutes to reach the city center. The train station is equipped with public bathrooms, shops, cafes, as well as restaurants.

    Arrival train station: There are two possible arrival stations for trains from Munich to Budapest. Passengers will arrive at either Budapest-Deli pu station or the Keleti Pályaudvar station. The Budapest-Deli pu station is located one and a half miles (just over two km) from the city center and can be reached by subway or by bus in about 14 minutes. The Keleti Pályaudvar station is a similar distance from the city center and may be reached by metro or by bus in around six minutes. The train stations are complete with cafes, restaurants, public bathrooms, and shops. 

    Which train companies travel from Munich to Budapest?

    There is currently just one train company that caters trains for this specific route. Deutsche Bahn services at least 12 trains that depart every day. Travelers will have the chance to choose between morning, afternoon, and evening departure times with Deutsche Bahn on this route. 

    Deutsche Bahn Munich to Budapest

    Of the 12 Deutsche Bahn departures from Munich to Budapest four trains are direct. The direct journey takes just under seven hours. Passengers will find the direct options spread out from the early morning to lunchtime, while indirect options continue in the afternoon. Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading rail provider, known for their reliable rolling stock and rigid schedules.

    Munich to Budapest Trains: Services on Board

    When traveling with Deutsche Bahn passengers will be able to choose between purchasing a first or second class fare. First class carriages offer passengers extra space to ensure supreme comfort. Even in the second class carriages passengers can expect armchair seating, bathrooms, as well as large in-carriage storage for their luggage. Passengers may take as much luggage as they can carry onboard of the train, the only stipulation being that the bag is not "too large to be carried by one person". The majority of the trains serviced by Deutsche Bahn further offer several designated seats for travelers with limited mobility and extra seats for passengers that traveling with them. It is advisable to contact Deutsche Bahn at least 24 hours prior to travel to organize any extra services required. Passengers will also have the chance to bring along any small pets and service dogs free of charge. Larger pets may have extra fees which apply and should be checked on the Deutsche Bahn website. 

     How to find cheap train tickets from Munich to Budapest?

    Travelers that want to save up money while booking a train from Munich to Budapest must purchase their ticket at least a few weeks or a month before their desired departure date. Another worthy tip is to remain flexible with the desired departure time and date to find the best ticket prices there are. Using the Omio planning tool travelers will be able to arrange various journey options to check for the cheapest one available.

    Train tickets from Munich to Budapest: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 60 €
    2 weeks earlier 57 €5%
    3 weeks earlier 48 €25%
    1 month before 46 €30%
    2 months earlier 50 €20%
    3 months earlier 45 €33%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Munich - Budapest. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

    • Buying your train ticket from Munich - Budapest 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 25% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Munich - Budapest with 2 months in advance you save up to about 20% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 33%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Munich
    Budapest
    München Hbf
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
    München Ost
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