Prague to Budapest

Prague to Budapest

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Prague to Budapest Schedule

Prague to Budapest Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Daytrip Minivan 7pax Any timeCZK 16,632
FlixBus Economy 04:00 - 11:15€ 40
Ryanair Economy 06:15 - 11:20€ 80.07
FlixBus Economy 08:20 - 15:25€ 29.99
FlixBus Economy 11:30 - 20:15CZK 921
FlixBus Economy 12:35 - 20:00€ 29.99
Arda Tur Standard AC 15:00 - 23:40$ 32.17
Ryanair Economy #FR414316:55 - 18:05€ 70.38
Dmd Group Standard AC 18:00 - 01:20$ 38.88
Wizz Air UK Economy 21:15 - 11:50CZK 3,313
FlixBus Economy 23:59 - 05:55€ 25.99

Transportation from Prague to Budapest

How to get from Prague to Budapest

Travelling between Prague and Budapest is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Taxi guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 965.15 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 23.89.

How long does it take to get from Prague to Budapest?

It can take you anywhere between 5 and 19 hours to travel between Prague and Budapest depending on the means of transport you choose.

Taxi is the fastest way to travel between Prague and Budapest. Taxi will bring you to your destination in 5h. Flight does a much slower job and take about 18h 10m to reach Budapest.

How much does it cost to get from Prague to Budapest?

Travelling between Prague and Budapest can be as cheap as USD 23.89 if you opt for a Dmd Group bus and as expensive as USD 965.15 if you buy a Czech Transfer Service (Czech Transfer Service, s.r.o.) taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Prague and Budapest ?

  • 16 from Prague to Budapest starting from 06:05 Prague UAN Florenc until 23:45 Prague UAN Florenc
  • 7 from Prague to Budapest starting from 00:00 Prague Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Prague Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Prague to Budapest.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Travelling from Prague to Budapest overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Prague and Budapest

Dmd Group, FlixBus, Local Carrier, RegioJet


Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Prague and Budapest

Czech Transfer Service (Czech Transfer Service, s.r.o.), Daytrip

What is the most popular transport to get from Prague to Budapest?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus