Prague to Budapest

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Thu, Oct 3
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Sat, Oct 19
1 train from $28
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Sun
Sep 22
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$21Arda Tur
$146csa
Mon
Sep 23
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$19Flixbus
$115Aegean Airlines
Tue
Sep 24
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$115Aegean Airlines
Wed
Sep 25
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$19Flixbus
$188Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Sep 26
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$132Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Sep 27
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$115Aegean Airlines
Sat
Sep 28
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$19Flixbus
$91Ryanair
Sun
Sep 29
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Mon
Sep 30
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$19Flixbus
$40Ryanair
Tue
Oct 1
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$19Flixbus
$86Ryanair
Wed
Oct 2
$28RegioJet
$18Eurolines Switzerland
$73Ryanair
Thu
Oct 3
$28RegioJet
$19Flixbus
$86Ryanair
Fri
Oct 4
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$21Flixbus
$86Ryanair
Sat
Oct 5
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$19Flixbus
$73Ryanair
Sun
Oct 6
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$61Ryanair
Mon
Oct 7
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$18Eurolines Switzerland
$32Ryanair
Tue
Oct 8
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$18Eurolines Switzerland
$77Ryanair
Wed
Oct 9
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$20Eurolines Switzerland
$28Ryanair
Thu
Oct 10
$28RegioJet
$19Flixbus
$36Ryanair
Fri
Oct 11
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$19Flixbus
$73Ryanair
Sat
Oct 12
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$19Flixbus
$38Ryanair

How to Travel from Prague to Budapest

Traveling between the capitals of the Czech Republic and Hungary is simple and there will be a range of options for any travelers. The two cities are around 520 kilometers apart, so flying will probably be the fastest option. However, traveling by bus and train could be just as comfortable and more affordable. Staying on the ground also gives travelers a chance to enjoy the beautiful Central European countryside during their journey.

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Prague to Budapest Travel Comparison

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Cheapest Time to Book

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€21

7:55 h

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trains

€22

6:43 h

1 Month Ahead

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€110

1:25 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Prague to Budapest


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Budapest. Buses traveling from Prague to Budapest depart from Prague's UAN Florenc bus station and take approximately 8 hours to arrive at Budapest's Népliget bus station. Approximately 10 buses travel from Prague to Budapest every day, with the earliest departing Prague at 4:55 a.m. Flixbus is the main bus company that travels from Prague to Budapest.


Fastest way to travel from Prague to Budapest


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Flying is the fastest way to travel from Prague to Budapest. 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 Prague and Budapest's airports is taken into account, a flight is still between 2:15 h faster than traveling from Prague to Budapest by train. Flights traveling from Prague to Budapest depart from Prague's Václav Havel Airport and arrive at Budapest's Ferenc Liszt International Airport. Both Czech Airlines and SmartWings travel directly from Prague to Budapest at least 6 times per day.


Most popular way to travel from Prague to Budapest


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Prague to Budapest. Considering that buses and trains cost about the same when traveling from Prague to Budapest, most travelers choose the faster option by taking the train. All trains traveling from Prague to Budapest are operated by České dráhy, the Czech Republic's national train company. Trains traveling from Prague to Budapest depart from Prague's Hlavni Ndrazi train station and arrive at Budapest's Keleti train station. At least 7 trains travel from Prague to Budapest per day, with the earliest departing Prague at 5:52 a.m.


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Prague
Budapest
BusPrag, Busbhf. Florenc

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TrainPraha Hlavni Nadrazi (M)

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