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 Prague will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.
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7 h 12 m
7 h 16 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Budapest for Prague every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 444 km distance in an average of 7 h 16 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 12 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 21 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||275 miles (444 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||£19 (€21)|
|Train companies||Czech Railway, RegioJet, Leo Express or RegioJet a. S.|
Trains from Budapest to Prague cover the 275 miles (444 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 12 min with our travel partners like Czech Railway, RegioJet, Leo Express or RegioJet a. S. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
For as little as £14 you can travel by train from Budapest to Prague with Student Agency, České dráhy and Leo Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next train between Budapest and Prague: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.
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Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Prague, Czechia by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Czechia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Budapest to Prague as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Prague is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Prague closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers book a train from Budapest-Déli to Prague, Praha, Zličín most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this route 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 Prague most often arrive at Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city centre.
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