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Train Information between Budapest and Paris

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£256 (€288)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Budapest to Paris cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long route taking on average 13 h 7 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £256, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £253. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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Trains from Budapest to Paris
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Budapest, Hungary and Paris, France allowed?

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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 25/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Budapest closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Budapest, Hungary from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Budapest is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hungary from France?

Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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:

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

Last verified on 22/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Budapest train here.

How much do cheap trains to Paris from Budapest cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Budapest to Paris to cost as little as £253  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Budapest to Paris on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Budapest to Paris is £256  one way.
How far is it from Budapest to Paris by train?
The train distance from Budapest to Paris is around 771 miles (1244 km).
How long is the train journey from Budapest to Paris?
On average the Budapest to Paris train time is 13 h 7 min  covering the 771 miles (1244 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Budapest goes to Paris? Which train station do I come into Paris from Budapest?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the train station in Budapest? Where is the train station in Paris?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Budapest-Déli and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains per day are there between Budapest and Paris?
The average number of trains departing Budapest for Paris is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Budapest to Paris? When can I take the last train for the day?
If you prefer early morning trains from Budapest to Paris, the first train leaves at 05: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Budapest to Paris, the last train of the day leaves at 23: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Budapest to Paris timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Budapest and Paris for the best deals?
If you book Budapest to Paris train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £256. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Budapest to Paris. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Paris
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 Paris from Budapest.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+36 13558657
ticketOfficeHours
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