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Munich Hbf to Budapest by train

It takes an average of 10h 21m to travel from Munich Hbf to Budapest by train, over a distance of around 350 miles (564 km). There are normally 27 trains per day travelling from Munich Hbf to Budapest and tickets for this journey start from €29.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 7h 19m
Price€29.90 - €208.10
Distance350 miles (564 km)
Frequency27 trains per day
Departure stationMunich Hbf
Arrival stationBudapest
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsDB, karat_s,

Munich Hbf to Budapest train times

Check out the next trains departing from Munich Hbf to Budapest for Dienstag 14. Juli 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
07:24 München Hbf14:19 Budapest-KeletiRailjet Xpress 61 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 55m, direct
09:30 München Hbf16:19 Budapest-KeletiRailjet Xpress 63 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 49m, direct
09:34 München Hbf17:19 Budapest-KeletiEC 85 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets7h 45m, 2 changes
11:30 München Hbf18:19 Budapest-KeletiRailjet Xpress 65 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 49m, direct
13:29 München Hbf20:19 Budapest-KeletiRailjet Xpress 67 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 50m, direct
13:33 München Hbf21:19 Budapest-KeletiEC 89 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets7h 46m, 1 change
14:11 München Hbf (tief)21:19 Budapest-KeletiS-Bahn 6269 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets7h 08m, 2 changes
15:30 München Hbf22:19 Budapest-DéliRailjet Xpress 69 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 49m, 2 changes
15:30 München Hbf22:20 Budapest-KeletiRailjet Xpress 69 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets6h 50m, 1 change
15:44 München Hbf05:39 Budapest-DéliRE 4860 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets13h 55m, 4 changes

ÖBB trains from Munich Hbf to Budapest

You can travel from Munich Hbf 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 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Munich Hbf to Budapest

Train tickets from Munich Hbf to Budapest start at €29.90 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 €119.16.
lowest price found
from29.90
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price80.75
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price87.04
on the day
avg. single price119.16

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 Munich Hbf 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 guide 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 Munich Hbf 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 Munich Hbf to Budapest take?

The average journey time by train between Munich Hbf and Budapest is 10 hours and 21 minutes, with around 27 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 Munich Hbf and Budapest by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Munich Hbf to Budapest is 7 hours and 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Munich Hbf to Budapest cost?

Train tickets from Munich Hbf to Budapest can start from as little as €29.90 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 Munich Hbf to Budapest?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Munich Hbf to Budapest without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Munich Hbf to Budapest. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Munich Hbf to Budapest leave?

The first train from Munich Hbf to Budapest leaves at 00:43. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Munich Hbf to Budapest leave?

The last train from Munich Hbf to Budapest leaves at 23:50. 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 Munich Hbf and Budapest by train?

Trains travelling from Munich Hbf 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 Munich Hbf. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Munich Hbf 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 Munich Hbf to Budapest for a typical week day using timetable data for 14/07/2020. 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 06/07/2020 for travel on 08/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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