443 km
Departure station:
Teréz körút 55, Budapest, Hungary
Arrival station:
Wilsonova 8, 110 00, Prague, Czechia
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High-speed direct train
6 hrs 26 min

Sit back and relax as you travel in comfort on a modern train from Budapest to Prague - one of the smartest ways to travel between the cities. Onboard the safe and modernly equipped air-conditioned train you can find spacious seats and large panoramic windows. Other great benefits are the locations of the rail stations that the Budapest to Prague train departs from and arrives to - right in the heart of town, making it very simple to get around.

How long does it take to get from Prague to Budapest by train?

The train ride between the city centers of the Hungarian capital and the capital of the Czech Republic on a high-speed RailJet train usually takes about 6 hours and 25 minutes.

How far out you need to reserve tickets?

In order to get ahold of the best deals and fares, it is recommended to buy your Prague to Budapest train tickets in advance. By making early bookings you get better availability options to select from as well as guaranteed better rates than when bought last minute. Plus, on Rail.Ninja you can book tickets for your trip as early as 2 years in advance to your departure date.

Is there enough luggage space on the train from Prague to Budapest?

Regardless of the class you travel in (1st, 2nd or Business), Railjet trains will surely surprise you with onboard amenities and sufficient luggage space, including overhead racks and special luggage areas for the storage of passengers' baggage.

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Budapest to Prague Train Review & Rating

A great way to travel between the two cities. Comfortable, fast and efficient

Alex Milren about traveling from Budapest to Prague