Shortest travel time:
6 hrs 36 min
Longest travel time:
10 hrs 56 min
Lowest train ticket cost:
$38
Avg. daily departures:
6
Earliest departure:
05:44
Latest departure:
21:56
Prague
443 km
Budapest

Prague to Budapest Train Information

One of the most comfortable travel options between the capitals of Czechia and Hungary is a train from Prague to Budapest. The high-speed Railjet train departs from the central Prague rail station called Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arrives to the central Budapest train station called Keleti which is a great benefit as it is easy to make your way around the city. The duration of the Prague to Budapest train trip is about 6 hours 25 minutes but time onboard flies by as the train is modern, well-equipped, offers comfortable seats, great service, beautiful views out the large windows, as well as many daily departures and several travel classes.

Prague to Budapest train classes

The Railjet train that runs on the route has three travel classes to select from: Second Class, First Class, and Business Class. All coaches are air-conditioned, have good comfortable seats with fixed or foldable tables, free WiFi. Snacks and drinks can be bought from snack carts or the restaurant car. Learn more about the classes of high-speed Railjet train.

Prague to Budapest Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
6 hrs 36 min
6 hrs 36 min
05:44
11:44
3
Afternoon trains
6 hrs 36 min
6 hrs 36 min
13:44
15:44
2
Night trains
10 hrs 56 min
10 hrs 56 min
21:56
21:56
1

Trains on Prague - Budapest Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
Czech Railways
Czech Railways
Comfort night train
10 hrs 56 min
$107
1
Express train
6 hrs 36 min
$38
4
Express train
6 hrs 36 min
$54
1
8.6 / 10 based on 54 reviews

Prague to Budapest Train Review & Rating

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

Alex Milren about traveling from Prague to Budapest