Trains from
Budapest to Berlin

Route overview
Avg. journey time13h 08m
Trains per day1
Fare range€36-€237
Distance687km
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at05:41
Last train departs at20:25
Fastest journey
Fastest route10h 53m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBudapest
Destination StationBerlin

Train times for Tue 26 Dec

08:40
11:21
Budapest
Berlin
11h 37m4 changes
09:41
16:07
Budapest
Berlin
10h 53m1 change
11:40
18:31
Budapest
Berlin
11h 45m1 change
11:41
18:07
Budapest
Berlin
11h 44m2 changes
13:40
16:35
Budapest
Berlin
15h 56m4 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Budapest to Berlin start at €67.18 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€67.18
14 days
in advance
€76.47
Avg. single price
On the day
€168.68
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Budapest to Berlin is €36.1. To buy train tickets from Budapest to Berlin 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 Budapest to Berlin by train?

The average journey time between Budapest and Berlin is 13 hours and 8 minutes and the fastest journey time is 10 hours and 53 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 10 trains per day travelling from Budapest to Berlin. 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 Budapest to Berlin?

The first train from Budapest to Berlin departs at 05:41. The last train from Budapest to Berlin departs at 20:25. 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 Budapest and Berlin?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Budapest to Berlin without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Budapest to Berlin. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Budapest?

By train, of course. See trains from Berlin 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 Budapest to Berlin for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/12/2017. 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 20/04/2017 for travel on 09/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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