Trains from
Budapest to Paris

Budapest to Paris route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time17h 54m
Fare range€68-€410

First & last trains

First train departs at00:20
Last train departs at21:20

Fastest journey

Fastest route13h 30m
Changes2 changes

Stations

Origin StationBudapest
Destination StationParis

Train times for Tue 22 Aug

07:40
22:10
Budapest
Paris
14h 30m2 changes
08:40
22:10
Budapest
Paris
13h 30m3 changes
09:40
08:51
Budapest
Paris
23h 11m4 changes
11:40
07:55
Budapest
Paris
20h 15m5 changes
11:40
08:40
Budapest
Paris
21h 00m4 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Budapest to Paris start at €138.84 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€138.84
14 days
in advance
€181.29
Avg. single price
On the day
€261.52
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Budapest to Paris is €68. To buy train tickets from Budapest to Paris 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 Paris by train?

The average journey time between Budapest and Paris is 17 hours and 54 minutes and the fastest journey time is 13 hours and 30 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Budapest to Paris. 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 Paris?

The first train from Budapest to Paris departs at 00:20. The last train from Budapest to Paris departs at 21:20. 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 Paris?

No, it is not possible to travel from Budapest to Paris without having to change trains. To travel from Budapest to Paris 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 Budapest?

By train, of course. See trains from Paris 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 Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2017. 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 10/06/2017 for travel on 21/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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