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Journey timeFrom 2h 23m
Price$35.94 - $101.86
Distance162km (101 miles)
Frequency9 trains per day
Departure stationBratislava hl.st.
Arrival stationBudapest
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsLeo Express, regiojet

Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest for Tuesday 22nd Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:0411:193h 15m, 3 changes
09:5712:202h 23m, direct
11:5714:202h 23m, direct
12:0816:194h 11m, 1 change
13:5716:202h 23m, direct
14:1317:193h 06m, 3 changes
15:5718:202h 23m, direct
16:1319:193h 06m, 3 changes
16:5519:202h 25m, direct
17:5720:202h 23m, direct

ÖBB trains from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest

You can travel from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest on ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest

Train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest start at €30.80 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €56.98.
lowest price found
from30.80
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price44.36
on the day
avg. single price56.98

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

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 Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bratislava hl.st. 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 Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest take?

The average journey time by train between Bratislava hl.st. and Budapest is 3 hours and 58 minutes, with around 20 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 Bratislava hl.st. and Budapest by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest is 2 hours and 23 minutes.

How much does the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest cost?

Train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest can start from as little as €30.80 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 Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest leave?

The first train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest leaves at 05:53. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest leave?

The last train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest leaves at 22:38. 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 Bratislava hl.st. and Budapest by train?

Trains travelling from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest cover a distance of around 162km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Budapest to Bratislava hl.st.. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/10/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 03/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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