Budapest to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Budapest to Paris

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£256

Average

£256

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.

Deutsche Bahn
22:25Budapest18h40 17:05Paris
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£2561One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:40Budapest13h01 19:41Paris
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£2561One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:40Budapest13h01 18:41Paris
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£2561One-way

Train schedule Budapest to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:40Budapest13h01 18:41Paris
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:40Budapest13h01 19:41Paris
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Deutsche Bahn
22:25Budapest18h40 17:05Paris
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Fastest train times from Budapest to Paris

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

13 h 1 m

Average

14 h 54 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

1244 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Budapest for Paris every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:40Budapest13h01 19:41Paris
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£2561One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:40Budapest13h01 18:41Paris
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£2561One-way
Deutsche Bahn
22:25Budapest18h40 17:05Paris
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£2561One-way

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Overview: Train from Budapest to Paris

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£263 (€297)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Budapest to Paris cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £253, but the average price of train tickets is £263. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Budapest to Paris

Find the best trains between Budapest and Paris with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £253. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 from Budapest to Paris. 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.

  • Average Price: £253

Travel Tips: Trains from Budapest to Paris

Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs

Travel by train between Budapest, Hungary and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris 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 France from Budapest?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 18/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Budapest to Paris closer to your date of departure here.

Return travel from France to Hungary is: Fully open.

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

Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 16/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Budapest from Paris.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Budapest to Paris for the next 7 days starting from £253  one way.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Budapest and Paris is £263  one way.
You should expect to travel around 771 miles (1244 km)  between Budapest and Paris by train.
While the time it takes to travel 771 miles (1244 km) to Paris from Budapest can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Budapest to Paris is on average 13 h 1 min.

Some of the Budapest train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Budapest-Déli and Budapest Keleti. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Budapest-Déli   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Budapest-Déli and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Paris.

Take the Budapest to Paris train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Budapest to Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Budapest to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Budapest to Paris, the first train leaves at 04: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Budapest to Paris, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 25. Omio shows you the latest train from Budapest to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Budapest and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £263 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Budapest to Paris a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Paris
Budapest-Déli is the most popular Budapest railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Budapest for your journey to Paris.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+36 13558657
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Public transport options for Budapest-Déli
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30

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