Salzburg to Budapest train

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Cheap train tickets from Salzburg to Budapest

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salzburg to Budapest is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
09:075h12
Salzburg
14:19Budapest
£781One-way
0 changes
ÖBB
21:079h37
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
£821One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | InterCity
19:3011h14
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
£851One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
14:347h45
Salzburg
22:19Budapest
£901One-way
0 changes
ÖBB
12:075h12
Salzburg
17:19Budapest
£961One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSalzburg to Budapest

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
ÖBB
21:079h37
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
0 changes
ÖBB | InterCity
19:3011h14
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
0 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
14:347h45
Salzburg
22:19Budapest
0 changes
ÖBB
12:075h12
Salzburg
17:19Budapest
0 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
09:075h12
Salzburg
14:19Budapest
0 changes

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Train times from Salzburg to Budapest

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 12 m

Average

7 h 48 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

450 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Salzburg for Budapest every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

ÖBB
12:075h12
Salzburg
17:19Budapest
£961One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
09:075h12
Salzburg
14:19Budapest
£781One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
14:347h45
Salzburg
22:19Budapest
£901One-way
0 changes
ÖBB
21:079h37
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
£821One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | InterCity
19:3011h14
Salzburg
06:44Budapest
£851One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Salzburg to Budapest

distanceDistance279 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£77 (€86)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | InterCity or RegioJet a. S.

Trains from Salzburg to Budapest cover the 279 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 12 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | InterCity or RegioJet a. S. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £77, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Budapest-Kelenfoeld.

Train providers: ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB | Railjet trains Salzburg to Budapest

You can travel by train between Salzburg and Budapest with ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB | Railjet for as low as £53. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.

    FAQs: Salzburg to Budapest train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Salzburg 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 Salzburg to Budapest.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Salzburg to Budapest can start from as little as £59 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Salzburg to Budapest is £77; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Salzburg and Budapest is on average 5 h 12 min   for the 279 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Salzburg and Budapest by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Salzburg to Budapest leaves at 07: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Salzburg to Budapest leaves at 21: 07.
    There are 9 trains a day from Salzburg to Budapest which require at least one change with ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | InterCity or RegioJet a. S. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Budapest. Take the fast train with ÖBB | Railjet from Salzburg to Budapest.
    For the trip from Salzburg to Budapest you can take a train with ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | InterCity or RegioJet a. S. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Salzburg to Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, you can take a night train from Salzburg to Budapest with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    When departing from Salzburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Südtiroler Platz) and Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt. When arriving in Budapest, you can end your route in train stations like Budapest-Kelenfoeld, Budapest-Deli and Budapest Keleti.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Budapest-Kelenfoeld, located 3.2 miles (5.2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Salzburg to Budapest by train is June.
    You have options as you can travel from Salzburg to Budapest 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Salzburg and Budapest

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