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2 trains from $33
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Bus
Flight
Sat
May 25
$23RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$118Ryanair
Sun
May 26
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$188JOON
Mon
May 27
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$147Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
May 28
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$147Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
May 29
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$199Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
May 30
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$19Flixbus
$98Ryanair
Fri
May 31
$33RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$68Ryanair
Sat
Jun 1
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$112csa
Sun
Jun 2
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$57Ryanair
Mon
Jun 3
$28RegioJet
$17Arda Tur
$68Ryanair
Tue
Jun 4
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$40Ryanair
Wed
Jun 5
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$68Ryanair
Thu
Jun 6
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$118Ryanair
Fri
Jun 7
$33RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$57Ryanair
Sat
Jun 8
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$81Ryanair
Sun
Jun 9
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$47Ryanair
Mon
Jun 10
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$47Ryanair
Tue
Jun 11
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$68Ryanair
Wed
Jun 12
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$45Ryanair
Thu
Jun 13
$28RegioJet
$19RegioJet
$31Ryanair

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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Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€21

7:55 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€22

6:43 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€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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Best fares from Prague to Budapest

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Sun, May 26
Bus
Arda Tur
14:007h 50m21:50
PragueBudapest
Sun, May 26
Train
RegioJet
07:207h 50m15:10
PragueBudapest
Sun, May 26
Flight
JOON
07:3014h 5m21:35
PragueBudapest
Fastest Way to Travel from Prague to Budapest
Thu, May 30
Flight
Ryanair
19:051h 10m20:15
PragueBudapest
Fri, May 31
Flight
Ryanair
18:351h 10m19:45
PragueBudapest
Sun, Jun 2
Flight
Ryanair
19:051h 10m20:15
PragueBudapest
Return Journeys from Budapest to Prague
Sun, May 26
Bus
Infobus
01:508h 40m10:30
BudapestPrague
Sun, May 26
Train
RegioJet
21:4010h 2m07:42
BudapestPrague
Sun, May 26
Flight
Wizz Air
16:106h 40m22:50
BudapestPrague
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Prague
Budapest
BusPrag, Busbhf. Florenc

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