Shortest travel time:
5 h 11 m
Longest travel time:
5 h 11 m
Lowest train ticket cost:
$139
Avg. daily departures:
2
Earliest departure:
07:08
Latest departure:
11:08
Salzburg
552 km
Budapest

Salzburg to Budapest Train Information

If you need to plan a journey from the amazing Austrian city of Salzburg to the fairytale capital of Hungary, there is no better choice than a stress-free train ride. There is no direct airline route between the cities, and taking a bus means a longer and less comfortable ride, that relies a lot on the current traffic situation. A high-speed Salzburg to Budapest train will take you between the cities in approximately 5 hours. It was designed for comfortable travel and you are welcome to take advantage of the nice seats with folding tables, power sockets, a restaurant car, complimentary Wi-Fi, and the children’s cinema during the ride.

 

How do I get from Salzburg to Budapest?

The most comfortable way to travel between the amazing cities is by taking a high-speed Railjet or Railjet Xpress train. They boast impeccable punctuality, fast travel times, and, most importantly, excellent onboard amenities to enhance your trip.

Is there a direct train from Salzburg to Budapest?

Yes, the high-speed Railjet trains mentioned above are direct. There is no need to lose time on a train change, so you can make a journey from Austria to Hungary in just a bit over 5 hours.

Salzburg to Budapest Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
5 hrs 11 min
5 hrs 11 min
07:08
11:08
2

Trains on Salzburg - Budapest Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
High-speed train
5 hrs 11 min
$139
2

Salzburg to Budapest Train Review & Rating

Our experience couldn't have been better, good train!

Manoel B. about traveling from Salzburg to Budapest