Prague to Budapest bus

Cheap bus tickets from Prague to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

29

Average

34

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

2nd Cheapest
06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
0 transfers
291One-way
06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc11h45 05:45AMBudapest
2 transfers
331One-way
06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc12h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
2 transfers
331One-way
04:38PMPrague13h07 05:45AMBudapest
3 transfers
421One-way

Bus schedule from Prague to Budapest

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04:38PMPrague13h07 05:45AMBudapest
3 transfers
06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
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06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc11h45 05:45AMBudapest
2 transfers
06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc12h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
2 transfers

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Bus times from Prague to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

11 h 14 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

444 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Prague for Budapest every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

06:00PMPrague8h00 02:00AMBudapest
0 transfers
291One-way
06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc11h45 05:45AMBudapest
2 transfers
331One-way
06:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc12h05 06:05AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar
2 transfers
331One-way
04:38PMPrague13h07 05:45AMBudapest
3 transfers
421One-way

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Overview: Coach from Prague to Budapest

distanceDistance444 km
durationAverage coach duration8 h
priceAverage coach ticket price€24 (€24)
frequencyCoach frequency6 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 5 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France

Coaches from Prague to Budapest cover the 444 km long journey taking on average 8 h with our travel partners like ArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. Normally, there are 6 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around €24, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as €21. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.

Coach companies: FlixBus and Student Agency Prague to Budapest

FlixBus and Student Agency coaches will get you between Prague and Budapest from €21. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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Student Agency

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Coach information from Prague to Budapest with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 52 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 5 a day

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next coach to Budapest from Prague: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey to Budapest from Prague with Student Agency! As an official travel partner of Student Agency, Omio can help you search current coach timetables from Student Agency, compare the best routes between Prague and Budapest as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Student Agency Prague to Budapest coach ticket available today. If you search for Student Agency tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the coach station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way coach to Budapest from Prague on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 275 miles (444 km) trip from Prague to Budapest with ease and comfort on a coach with Student Agency.

    Buses from Prague to Budapest

    The distance from Prague in Czechoslovakia to Budapest in Hungary is around 325 miles. Buses complete this journey in between 6 hours 30 minutes and 7 hours 30 minutes. Buses depart from Prague Main Railway Station in the centre of the city, arriving at Budapest Népliget Bus Station. There are both direct and indirect buses from Prague to Budapest with services run by Flixbus. There are regular departures from Prague, with buses leaving up to 4 times per hour during the day, but a less regular service during the night with 3 bus departures from Prague.

    Taking the Bus from Prague

    Bus services from Prague all depart from the city's UAN Florenc Bus Station. Located close to the heart of the city, Florenc is also a metro stop, which makes it easily accessible. Buses from Prague to Budapest depart from Florenc's platform 22, and the station is open from 4 a.m. until midnight. Prague's Metro service runs from 4:45 a.m. until after midnight, making it easy to reach most departures. For the earliest buses, there are night trams from the centre of town as well.

    Getting into Budapest by Bus

    Hungary's capital is a magical city - with stunning baroque architecture, fascinating museums and unique attractions like the array of thermal baths. All Eurolines and Student Agency buses from Prague to Budapest arrive at the city's Nepliget Bus Station. Nepliget is located on the M3 Metro Line, providing rapid access to the city centre. Get off at Kalvin Ter or Deak Ferenc ter, and change to the M5 line, which stops at the major central attractions. There are also plenty of local trolley buses and trams, along with the HEV suburban railway that serves outlying districts.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Budapest from Prague

    Take the bus to Budapest easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Prague to Budapest.
    FAQs

    Travel between Prague, Czechia and Budapest, Hungary by coach is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Hungary from Czechia?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Prague?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

    All travellers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from Prague to Budapest as this information can change.

    Return travel from Hungary to Czechia is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Prague from Budapest?

    Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Budapest?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

    The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 8/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your coach to Prague from Budapest.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Budapest from Prague to cost as little as €21  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Prague to Budapest coach price to come in at an average of €24  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Prague and Budapest via coach to be approximately 444 km.
    The Prague to Budapest coach duration is on average 8 h, which is to be expected when travelling 444 km to Budapest from Prague. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    When taking a coach from Prague, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague and Prague, Stodůlky. When you arrive in Budapest, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér (Terminal 2).

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Prague, Praha, Zličín   to Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar.

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Prague, Praha, Zličín, located approximately 8.7 miles (14.1 km) from the city centre of Prague. The most popular arrival coach station in Budapest, called Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from its city centre.

    If you're looking for coaches from Prague to Budapest, you can rely on ArdaTur, Korona Travel, Eurolines Germany, DMD Group, Infobus, RegioJet a. S. Arda Tur, RegioJet, Flixbus, Group, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France to get you to Budapest. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Prague to Budapest journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 5 direct coaches between Prague and Budapest per day with Flixbus, Infobus or DMD Group  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    The average number of coaches departing Prague for Budapest is 6 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Prague to Budapest coach departs at 06: 00   and the last coach from Prague to Budapest leaves at 21: 59. Check out the most up-to-date Prague to Budapest coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you purchase a coach ticket from Prague to Budapest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average €24 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Prague and Budapest are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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