The cheapest trains from Paris to Budapest

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£255

Average

£255

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 Paris to Budapest will cost around £ 255 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 255.

Cheapest
09:06Paris Gare de l'Est14h13 23:19Budapest Keleti
4 changes
£2551One-way
Cheapest
06:39Paris Gare de l'Est13h40 20:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way
Cheapest
17:43Paris Gare de l'Est15h36 09:19Budapest Keleti
3 changes
£2551One-way
Cheapest
10:46Paris Gare de l'Est13h33 00:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way
Cheapest
07:08Paris Gare de l'Est14h11 21:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way

Timetable Paris to Budapest

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06:39Paris Gare de l'Est13h40 20:19Budapest Keleti
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07:08Paris Gare de l'Est14h11 21:19Budapest Keleti
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est14h13 23:19Budapest Keleti
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10:46Paris Gare de l'Est13h33 00:19Budapest Keleti
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17:43Paris Gare de l'Est15h36 09:19Budapest Keleti
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Thu
21 Oct
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£85Flixbus
£73Wizz Air
Fri
22 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Sat
23 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£92Flixbus
£322KLM
Sun
24 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn
£66STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
25 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£62Flixbus
£223KLM
Tue
26 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£62Flixbus
£166Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Thu
28 Oct
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£79Flixbus
£137Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
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£88Flixbus
£155ryanair sun
Sat
30 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£79Flixbus
£260Air France
Sun
31 Oct
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£62STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£144ryanair sun
Mon
1 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£79Flixbus
£114Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
2 Nov
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£70Flixbus
£114Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
3 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£44STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£44ryanair sun
Thu
4 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£58Flixbus
£87easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£70Flixbus
£25ryanair sun
Sat
6 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Sun
7 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn
£62STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
8 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£53Flixbus
£18Wizz Air
Tue
9 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£114Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
10 Nov
£255Deutsche Bahn with connection
£66STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£101Lot Polish Airlines

The fastest trains from Paris to Budapest

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

13 h 33 m

Average

14 h 14 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

1244 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Budapest without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
10:46Paris Gare de l'Est13h33 00:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way
2nd Fastest
06:39Paris Gare de l'Est13h40 20:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way
07:08Paris Gare de l'Est14h11 21:19Budapest Keleti
2 changes
£2551One-way
09:06Paris Gare de l'Est14h13 23:19Budapest Keleti
4 changes
£2551One-way
17:43Paris Gare de l'Est15h36 09:19Budapest Keleti
3 changes
£2551One-way

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Train Information to Budapest from Paris

distanceDistance771 miles (1244 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£255 (€289)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Paris to Budapest cover the 771 miles (1244 km) long route taking on average 13 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £255, but the average price of train tickets is £255. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

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Trains from Paris to Budapest
Travel by train to Budapest 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 Paris to Budapest.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Paris, France to Budapest, Hungary?

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

What is the status of international entry into Hungary from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Hungary, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Paris and Budapest before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from Budapest, Hungary?

Return travel from Hungary to France is: Partially open.

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

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Budapest.

How much does a cheap train to Budapest from Paris cost?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Budapest for some dates and times for as low as £255  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Paris to Budapest?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Paris and Budapest is £255  one way.
What is the distance to Budapest from Paris by train?
The Paris to Budapest train distance is approximately 771 miles (1244 km).
How long is the train between Paris and Budapest?
On average the train from Paris to Budapest duration is 13 h 23 min  for the 771 miles (1244 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Paris and arrival train station in Budapest?

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

Where do I find the Paris train station to Budapest? Where is the Budapest train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Budapest-Déli, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there between Paris and Budapest?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Paris to Budapest. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Paris to Budapest? When does the last train depart from Paris to Budapest?
If you prefer early morning trains from Paris to Budapest, the first train leaves at 04: 39. If you prefer late night trains from Paris to Budapest, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 06. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Budapest times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Paris to Budapest for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to Budapest from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £255 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Budapest a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Budapest
The major railway station for departures from Paris is Paris Gare de Lyon. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Paris Gare de Lyon for your trip from Paris to Budapest.
Amenities at station
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
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Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Metro lines: 4, 5
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30 | Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00 | Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Metro lines: 5, 10