Trains Wien to Budapest

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  • About 23 trains per day from Wien to Budapest
  • Fastest journey is 2 hours 37 minutes (changes: 0)
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Trains Wien to Budapest - Facts 
  • Distance: 214 km
  • Fastest route: 2 hours 37 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 23 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 04:02 
  • Last train: 21:02 
  • Trains operator(s): OBB
  • Fare range: €14 - €199 
  • From price: €14
Cheap train tickets from Wien to Budapest!

Book your train journey from Wien to Budapest in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Wien to Budapest start from €14!

Every day 23 trains run between Wien and Budapest. The distance is 214 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 2 hours 37 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €14 - €199.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Wien to Budapest with OBB, the first train leaves at 04:02 and the last train at 21:02.

Train operators

OBB

OBB is the name of the national railways of Austria and operates on all major lines for example from Vienna to Salzburg, from Vienna to Graz and from Vienna to Prague and Budapest. 

OBB also runs night trains, the Nightjet, from Vienna to Zurich, Venice, Rome and Hamburg. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Wien to Budapest?
The average travel time between Wien and Budapest is 2 hours 37 minutes. On average 23 trains per day run between Wien and Budapest. The first train is leaving Wien at 04:02 and the last at 21:02. The prices for train tickets from Wien to Budapest start from €14.

How much does it cost to take the train from Wien to Budapest?
The train fares for tickets from Wien to Budapest start from €14. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Wien to Budapest. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Wien to Budapest?
On average 23 trains per day run between Wien and Budapest. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Wien to Budapest start from €14.

How long is the train ride from Wien to Budapest?
The average travel time between Wien and Budapest is 2 hours 37 minutes. Every day 23 runs between Wien and Budapest and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Wien from Budapest by train?
The distance between Wien and Budapest is 214 kilometers. The average travel time is 2 hours 37 minutes and there are approximately 23 trains per day running between Wien and Budapest. The first train leaves from Wien at 04:02 and the last one at 21:02.

Which trains run from Wien to Budapest?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Wien and Budapest: OBB. The average travel time is 2 hours 37 minutes, the distance is 214 kilometers and fares start from €14.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Wien to Budapest?
Book your train tickets from Wien to Budapest as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Wien and Budapest are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Wien to Budapest start from €14.

Do prices go down for trains Wien to Budapest?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Wien to Budapest only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Wien and Budapest on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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