The cheapest trains from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for 16 Oct

Cheapest

£48

Average

£130

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.

Cheapest
17:40Budapest Keleti15h56 09:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
4 changes
£481One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:40Budapest Keleti11h01 00:41Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
£1011One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:40Budapest Keleti10h11 23:51Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1011One-way
07:40Budapest Keleti9h56 17:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1111One-way
09:40Budapest Keleti10h24 20:04Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1321One-way

Timetable Budapest to Frankfurt am Main

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 16 Oct
05:40Budapest Keleti9h56 15:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:40Budapest Keleti10h24 17:04Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:40Budapest Keleti9h56 17:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:40Budapest Keleti10h24 20:04Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:40Budapest Keleti9h56 19:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:40Budapest Keleti9h56 21:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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13:40Budapest Keleti11h01 00:41Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
13:40Budapest Keleti10h11 23:51Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
17:40Budapest Keleti15h56 09:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
23:20Budapest-Deli pu14h16 13:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
16 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£167Lufthansa
Sun
17 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£48Flixbus
£186Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
18 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£138Lufthansa
Tue
19 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£118Lufthansa
Wed
20 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£118Lufthansa
Thu
21 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£138Lufthansa
Fri
22 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£154Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
23 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£153Swiss
Sun
24 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£153Swiss
Mon
25 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Tue
26 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
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£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Fri
29 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£111Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
30 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Sun
31 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Mon
1 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£99Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£80Lufthansa
Wed
3 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£80Lufthansa
Thu
4 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£32STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£101Lot Polish Airlines

The fastest trains from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for 16 Oct

Fastest Journey

9 h 56 m

Average

11 h 11 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

811 km

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.

Fastest
07:40Budapest Keleti9h56 17:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1111One-way
Fastest
05:40Budapest Keleti9h56 15:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1821One-way
Fastest
09:40Budapest Keleti9h56 19:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2 changes
£1321One-way
Fastest
11:40Budapest Keleti9h56 21:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1321One-way
2nd Fastest
13:40Budapest Keleti10h11 23:51Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
1 changes
£1011One-way

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Train Information from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance503 miles (811 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 49 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Budapest and Frankfurt am Main?

Travel by train between Budapest, Hungary and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Budapest restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 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.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Hungary from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Budapest from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

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.

How much does a cheap train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main for as little as £41  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Budapest to Frankfurt am Main train prices are on average £48  one way.
How far is it from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main by train?
You should expect to travel around 503 miles (811 km)  to Frankfurt am Main from Budapest by train.
How many hours does it take from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main by train?
While the time it takes to travel 503 miles (811 km) from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main is on average 9 h 59 min.
Which train station from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main do I depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station from Budapest do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli   and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where do I find the Budapest train station to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station?

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.

Which train providers can take me to Frankfurt am Main from Budapest?
Take the Budapest to Frankfurt am Main train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Budapest and Frankfurt am Main as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main?
The average number of trains departing Budapest for Frankfurt am Main is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main? When does the last train depart from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main?
You can take the first train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main at 04: 40   or take the last train from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main leaving at 23: 20. Look for the latest Budapest Frankfurt am Main train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Budapest and Frankfurt am Main for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £48 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Budapest to Frankfurt am Main a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Frankfurt am Main
The major railway station for departures from Budapest is Budapest-Déli. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Budapest-Déli for your trip to Frankfurt am Main from Budapest.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61