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Travel guide Prague–Budapest
What train companies operate the route from Prague to Budapest?
Trains from Prague to Budapest are jointly operated by Czech Railways (CD), Slovakian Railways (CD) and Hungarian Railways (MAV).
What is the schedule for the train route from Prague to Budapest?
Trains depart from Prague at a number of times throughout the day, with the first service leaving the city at 5:52AM and the final service departing at 11:19PM.
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the train route from Prague to Budapest?
Trains depart from Praha hlavní nádraží (Prague main train station) and arrive into Budapest Keleti railway station.
What distance is the train route from Prague to Budapest?
The total distance of the train ride is around 326 miles from Prague to Budapest.
How long does it take to travel from Prague to Budapest by train?
To travel from Prague to Budapest by train during the day takes 6h43. If choosing the overnight service, the journey is a little longer at 8h39 so bring a pillow, a book, water, and sandwiches.
What are the stops on the train route from Prague to Budapest?
Intermediate stops along the route include Breclav, Brno, Bratislava and Vac.
Why should you travel by train from Prague to Budapest?
Trains between Prague to Budapest can include overnight travel, so you can sleep on the train and avoid one night of paying for a hotel or hostel.
What is there to see and do in Budapest?
Budapest is a very culturally interesting city with many historically important sites, beautiful architecture, a burgeoning nightlife, and very affordable prices on food, drink, and accommodation. For example, in most pubs, a pint of beer only costs between one and two Euros. In Budapest, you can find a wide variety of entertainment options, and you may never want to leave.