Budapest to Prague

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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Flight
Sun
Sep 22
$36Flixbus
$130csa
Mon
Sep 23
$17Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Tue
Sep 24
$16Flixbus
$75Eurowings
Wed
Sep 25
$16Flixbus
$75Eurowings
Thu
Sep 26
$16Flixbus
$61Ryanair
Fri
Sep 27
$17Eurolines Switzerland
$75Eurowings
Sat
Sep 28
$16Flixbus
$90Ryanair
Sun
Sep 29
$19Eurolines Switzerland
$78csa
Mon
Sep 30
$17Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Tue
Oct 1
$16Flixbus
$51Ryanair
Wed
Oct 2
$16Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Thu
Oct 3
$16Flixbus
$36Ryanair
Fri
Oct 4
$16Flixbus
$51Ryanair
Sat
Oct 5
$16Flixbus
$51Ryanair
Sun
Oct 6
$17Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Mon
Oct 7
$16Eurolines Switzerland
$32Ryanair
Tue
Oct 8
$16Eurolines Switzerland
$55Ryanair
Wed
Oct 9
$16Eurolines Switzerland
$30Ryanair
Thu
Oct 10
$16Flixbus
$36Ryanair
Fri
Oct 11
$17Eurolines Switzerland
$65Ryanair
Sat
Oct 12
$16Flixbus
$40Ryanair

How to Travel from Budapest to Prague

The journey from the Hungarian capital Budapest to the Czech capital Prague is possible within about 4.5 hours using a variety of transport. Flights depart regularly, offering travelers the fastest choice of transport, but anyone who prefers to travel by ground transportation can opt to choose one of the direct bus services that travel between the two cities. The bus journey is considerably longer, taking at least 7.5 hours in total. Travelers can also choose to take a train from Budapest Keleti Railway Station to Prague Hlavni Nadrazi Station, which takes about 7 hours.

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Budapest to Prague Travel Comparison

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€21

7:45 h

2 Months Ahead

trains

€21

6:43 h

1 Week Ahead

flight

€82

1:25 h

1 Month Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Budapest to Prague?

Cheapest way to travel from Budapest to Prague


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Budapest to Prague. Buses traveling from Budapest to Prague depart Budapest's Nepliget bus station and take approximately 7:45 h to arrive at Prague's UAN Florenc bus station. Approximately 10 buses travel from Budapest to Prague every day, with the earliest departing Budapest at 7:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Budapest to Prague include Flixbus, Student Agency, and Infobus.


Fastest way to travel from Budapest to Prague


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Flying is the fastest way to travel from Budapest to Prague. With only 1:25 h of flight time, taking a flight is at least 5:15 h faster than taking the train or bus. Even when traveling to and from Budapest and Prague's airports is taken into account, a flight is still 2:15 h faster than traveling from Budapest to Prague by train. Flights traveling from Budapest to Prague depart from Budapest's Ferenc Liszt International Airport and arrive at Prague's Václav Havel Airport. Both Czech Airlines and SmartWings travel directly from Budapest to Prague at least 6 times per day.


Most popular way to travel from Budapest to Prague


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Budapest to Prague. Considering that buses and trains cost about the same when traveling from Budapest to Prague, most travelers choose the faster option by taking the train. All trains traveling from Budapest to Prague are operated by České dráhy, the Czech Republic's national train company. Trains traveling from Budapest to Prague depart from Budapest's Keleti train station and arrive at Prague's Hlavni Ndrazi train station. At least 6 trains travel from Budapest to Prague per day, with the earliest departing Budapest at 5:25 a.m.


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BusBudapest, Népliget Autobus Station

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