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.
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13 h 1 m
14 h 54 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||771 miles (1244 km)|
|Average train duration||13 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||£263 (€297)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche 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.
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 (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.
Travel by train between Budapest, Hungary and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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