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 Chemnitz to Budapest will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
12 h 50 m
15 h 21 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Chemnitz for Budapest every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 579 km distance in an average of 15 h 21 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 12 h 50 m .
The slowest trains will take 18 h 11 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||359 miles (579 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 49 min|
|Average train ticket price||£54 (€61)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Chemnitz to Budapest cover the 359 miles (579 km) long route taking on average 12 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £54, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Chemnitz Hbf and arrive in Budapest-Déli.
For as little as £34 you can travel by train to Budapest from Chemnitz with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
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 to Budapest from Chemnitz. 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.
Deutsche Bahn 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train to Budapest from Chemnitz are the following:
Travel between Chemnitz, Germany and Budapest, Hungary by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Hungary, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Chemnitz to Budapest before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Chemnitz, Germany from Budapest is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 24/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Chemnitz from Budapest closer to your date of departure here.
There are a few train stations in Chemnitz to start your trip from including Chemnitz Hbf, Chemnitz Gustav-Freytag-Straße and Chemnitz Theaterplatz. In Budapest you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest-Déli and Budapest Keleti.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Chemnitz Hbf and arrive in Budapest-Déli.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Chemnitz Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Budapest most often arrive at Budapest-Déli and need to travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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