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Take the train from Venice to Budapest in 10 hours 32 minutes

If you want to travel from Venice to Budapest by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Venice to Budapest by train to take around 12 hours 7 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 10 hours 32 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 11 trains per day running on this route, which spans 564 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Budapest.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Venice to Budapest start from $43.24 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Venice to Budapest by train

It takes an average of 12h 7m to travel from Venice to Budapest by train, over a distance of around 350 miles (564 km). There are normally 11 trains per day traveling from Venice to Budapest and tickets for this journey start from $43.24 when you book in advance.

First train

05:14

Last train

22:47

Departure station

Venice

Arrival station

Budapest

Journey time

10h 32m

Distance

564 miles (350 km)

Frequency

11 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $43.24

Train and bus operators

Flixbus

Venice to Budapest train times

Check out the next trains departing from Venice to Budapest for Tuesday Jan 31st 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
04:14 15:39 11h 25m, 5 changes
04:14 15:44 11h 30m, 4 changes
04:14 16:19 12h 5m, 3 changes
06:49 19:19 12h 30m, 3 changes
09:07 19:39 10h 32m, 3 changes
09:07 19:44 10h 37m, 2 changes
09:07 20:19 11h 12m, 1 change
10:23 23:19 12h 56m, 3 changes
15:07 06:04 14h 57m, 3 changes
20:17 08:19 12h 2m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Venice to Budapest

The price of train tickets from Venice to Budapest starts at $43.24 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Venice to Budapest by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Venice to Budapest

Want to know more about your journey from Venice to Budapest? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Venice to Budapest take?

The average journey time by train between Venice and Budapest is 12 hours and 7 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Venice and Budapest by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Venice to Budapest is 10 hours and 32 minutes.

How much does the train from Venice to Budapest cost?

Train tickets from Venice to Budapest can start from as little as $43.24 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Venice to Budapest?

No, there are no direct train services from Venice to Budapest. Travelling from Venice to Budapest by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Venice to Budapest leave?

The first train from Venice to Budapest leaves at 05:14. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Venice to Budapest leave?

The last train from Venice to Budapest leaves at 22:47. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Venice and Budapest by train?

Trains travelling from Venice to Budapest cover a distance of around 350 miles (564 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Budapest to Venice.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Venice to Budapest for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/31/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 02/13/2023 for travel on 02/13/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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