Timetable Prague to Budapest

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The fastest buses from Prague to Budapest

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Fastest Journey

7 h 20 m

Average

7 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

444 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Prague for Budapest every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 444 km distance in an average of 7 h 25 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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18:00Prague7h20 01:20Budapest
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18:00Prague7h30 01:30Budapest
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£221One-way

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13 Jun
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£20Infobus
£172Swiss
Mon
14 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£322Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
15 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
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Wed
16 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
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Thu
17 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£19ryanair sun
Fri
18 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£318Austrian Airlines
Sat
19 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£283Swiss
Sun
20 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£26ryanair sun
Mon
21 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£10ryanair sun
Tue
22 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£285Austrian Airlines
Wed
23 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£20Infobus
£75ryanair sun
Thu
24 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£10ryanair sun
Fri
25 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£18Flixbus
£288Swiss
Sat
26 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£263Austrian Airlines
Sun
27 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£19Flixbus
£10ryanair sun
Mon
28 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£10ryanair sun
Tue
29 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£285Austrian Airlines
Wed
30 Jun
£15RegioJet a.s.
£15Flixbus
£23ryanair sun
Thu
1 Jul
£15RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£101ryanair sun
Fri
2 Jul
£15RegioJet a.s.
£15STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£148Eurowings
Sat
3 Jul
£15RegioJet a.s.
£15STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£271Lufthansa

The cheapest buses from Prague to Budapest

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Cheapest

£22

Average

£22

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Prague to Budapest will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 22.

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18:00Prague7h30 01:30Budapest
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£221One-way
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18:00Prague7h20 01:20Budapest
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£221One-way

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Journey Summary

Prague to Budapest Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
7 hours 25 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £17
Buses depart from:Prague
Bus arrives in:Budapest
Distance:444 km
Bus Companies:Flixbus, STUDENT AGENCY k.s., Infobus
Coach companies

Student Agency and FlixBus Prague – Budapest

You can travel by coach from Prague to Budapest with Student Agency and FlixBus for as low as £20. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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FlixBus

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next coach between Prague and Budapest: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Prague and Budapest with Student Agency! As an official travel partner of Student Agency, Omio can help you search current coach timetables from Student Agency, compare the best routes from Prague to Budapest as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Student Agency Prague to Budapest coach ticket available today. If you search for Student Agency tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the coach station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way coach between Prague and Budapest on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 275 miles (444 km) journey between Prague and Budapest with ease and comfort on a coach with Student Agency.

Buses from Prague to Budapest

The distance from Prague in Czechoslovakia to Budapest in Hungary is around 325 miles. Buses complete this journey in between 6 hours 30 minutes and 7 hours 30 minutes. Buses depart from Prague Main Railway Station in the centre of the city, arriving at Budapest Népliget Bus Station. There are both direct and indirect buses from Prague to Budapest with services run by Flixbus. There are regular departures from Prague, with buses leaving up to 4 times per hour during the day, but a less regular service during the night with 3 bus departures from Prague.

Taking the Bus from Prague

Bus services from Prague all depart from the city's UAN Florenc Bus Station. Located close to the heart of the city, Florenc is also a metro stop, which makes it easily accessible. Buses from Prague to Budapest depart from Florenc's platform 22, and the station is open from 4 a.m. until midnight. Prague's Metro service runs from 4:45 a.m. until after midnight, making it easy to reach most departures. For the earliest buses, there are night trams from the centre of town as well.

Getting into Budapest by Bus

Hungary's capital is a magical city - with stunning baroque architecture, fascinating museums and unique attractions like the array of thermal baths. All Eurolines and Student Agency buses from Prague to Budapest arrive at the city's Nepliget Bus Station. Nepliget is located on the M3 Metro Line, providing rapid access to the city centre. Get off at Kalvin Ter or Deak Ferenc ter, and change to the M5 line, which stops at the major central attractions. There are also plenty of local trolley buses and trams, along with the HEV suburban railway that serves outlying districts.

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Buses from Prague to Budapest
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by coach between Prague, Czechia and Budapest, Hungary allowed?

Travel by coach between Prague, Czechia and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Budapest from Prague restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Prague?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 06/06/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Budapest from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Czechia from Hungary by coach?

Return travel from Hungary to Czechia is: Restricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Prague from Budapest?

Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Budapest?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 06/06/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your coach to Prague from Budapest.

How much do cheap coach tickets between Prague and Budapest cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Prague to Budapest to cost as little as £20  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Prague to Budapest on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Budapest from Prague is £20  one way.
What is the distance between Prague and Budapest via coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Budapest from Prague via coach to be approximately 275 miles (444 km).
When travelling by coach from Prague to Budapest, which coach station in Prague do I depart from and which coach station in Budapest do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Prague to start your trip from including Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague, ÚAN Florenc and Prague, Nádraží Veleslavín. In Budapest you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest, Thokoly Way (Keleti Railway Station), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín   and arrive in Budapest, Thokoly Way (Keleti Railway Station).

Where is the coach station in Prague? Where is the coach station in Budapest?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Budapest, Thokoly Way (Keleti Railway Station), located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Prague to Budapest?
For the route from Prague to Budapest you can take a coach with RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Infobus or Eurolines Germany. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Prague to Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What time is the earliest coach from Prague to Budapest? What time is the last coach from Prague to Budapest?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Prague to Budapest, the first coach leaves at 11: 50. If you prefer late night coaches from Prague to Budapest, the last coach of the day leaves at 11: 50. Omio shows you the latest coach from Prague to Budapest times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy coach tickets to Budapest from Prague for the best deals?
If you book a coach ticket between Prague and Budapest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £20 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Prague to Budapest are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Budapest
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
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