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Overview: Train from Paris to Budapest

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€39)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Paris to Budapest cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $45 (€39), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Budapest trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Paris and Budapest from $45 (€39). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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 from Paris to 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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Budapest

    Travel Tips: Travel by train 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 Paris to Budapest.
    FAQs

    Travel by train between Paris, France and Budapest, Hungary is: Unrestricted.

    Is international entry into Budapest from Paris restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    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 required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Recommended

    The above information was last checked on 1/13/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Paris closer to your date of departure here

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Budapest to Paris is: Unrestricted

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Hungary?

    Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

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

    What are the requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    Last checked on 1/24/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Paris from Budapest here.

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Budapest from Paris for as low as $45 (€39)  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€39)  for a train ticket from Paris to Budapest.
    The train distance from Paris to Budapest is around 771 miles (1244 km).
    The train time to Budapest from Paris is on average 3 h 10 min  for the 771 miles (1244 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Paris to Budapest by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Some of the Paris train stations to Budapest you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Budapest include Budapest-Déli, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Kelenföld.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Budapest-Déli.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Budapest-Déli, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

    If you're looking for trains from Paris to Budapest, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Budapest. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Budapest journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    If you book the Paris to Budapest train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $45 (€39). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Budapest from Paris. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Paris
    Budapest
    Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Budapest.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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