Trains from
Brussels to Budapest

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Brussels to Budapest route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time18h 22m
Fare range€58-€434

First & last trains

First train departs at06:33
Last train departs at21:11

Fastest journey

Fastest route13h 51m
Changes2 changes

Stations

Origin StationBrussels
Destination StationBudapest

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

10:34
07:22
Brussels
Budapest
20h 48m5 changes
10:34
08:22
Brussels
Budapest
21h 48m4 changes
10:34
08:37
Brussels
Budapest
22h 03m2 changes
13:28
08:19
Brussels
Budapest
18h 51m8 changes
13:28
08:22
Brussels
Budapest
18h 54m7 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Brussels to Budapest start at €117.88 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€117.88
14 days
in advance
€134.82
Avg. single price
On the day
€233.82
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Brussels to Budapest?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Brussels to Budapest is €58. To buy train tickets from Brussels to Budapest for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Brussels to Budapest by train?

The average journey time between Brussels and Budapest is 18 hours and 22 minutes and the fastest journey time is 13 hours and 51 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Brussels to Budapest. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Brussels to Budapest?

The first train from Brussels to Budapest departs at 06:33. The last train from Brussels to Budapest departs at 21:11. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Brussels and Budapest?

No, it is not possible to travel from Brussels to Budapest without having to change trains. To travel from Brussels to Budapest will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Brussels?

By train, of course. See trains from Budapest to Brussels.

  • *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 Brussels to Budapest for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. 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 23/05/2017 for travel on 11/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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