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 Budapest to Frankfurt am Main will cost around £ 130 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 48.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
9 h 56 m
11 h 11 m
Trains per day
Of the 10 trains that leave Budapest for Frankfurt am Main every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 811 km distance in an average of 11 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 9 h 56 m .
The slowest trains will take 15 h 56 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.
|Distance||503 miles (811 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||£48 (€55)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main cover the 503 miles (811 km) long route taking on average 9 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £41, but the average price of train tickets is £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main from £41 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Budapest and Frankfurt am Main. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Budapest to Frankfurt am Main train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel by train between Budapest, Hungary and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Budapest-Déli and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the train station to the city centre in Frankfurt am Main.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need