ZURICH TO BUDAPEST BY TRAIN

Travel from Zurich (Switzerland) to Budapest (Hungary) by train (790 km): schedule and information to the train connection. Compare fares and buy your ticket.

To travel by train from Zurich in Switzerland to Budapest in Hungary, the main route leads via Austria.

There are two main routes. Compare them and decide which one feeds your needs best.

1 Zurich (Switzerland) - Budapest (Hungary) 2 Zurich (Switzerland) - Vienna (Austria) - Budapest (Hungary)

790 km

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1 Zurich (Switzerland) - Budapest (Hungary)
1A Travelling from Zurich (Switzerland) to Budapest (Hungary)
To travel by train from Switzerland to Hungary, you have a direct overnight train from Zurich to Budapest and one direct day train (Railjet).
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TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Railjet (RJ)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 60467 Zurich - Budapest / EN 60466 Budapest - Zurich

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Budapest - Zurich / Basel - Budapest / Bern - Budapest / Geneva - Budapest / Lausanne - Budapest / Lucerne - Budapest / Lugano - Budapest / Montreux - Budapest / St. Moritz - Budapest / Zermatt - Budapest

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Zurich to Budapest here.
2 Zurich (Switzerland) - Vienna (Austria) - Budapest (Hungary)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
2A Travelling from Zurich (Switzerland) to Vienna (Austria)
Frequent train connections available between Switzerland and Austria, also by night train. Buy your train tickets via the given booking links.
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TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Railjet (RJ)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 467 nightjet Zurich - Vienna / EN 465 nightjet Zurich - Graz

TRAIN COMPANY
SBB Schweizerische Bundesbahnen / ÖBB Österreichische Bundesbahnen

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Budapest - Zurich / Zurich - Vienna / Zurich - Graz / Zurich - Linz / Zurich - Innsbruck / Zurich - Salzburg / Zurich - Klagenfurt / Basel - Vienna / Basel - Graz / Basel - Innsbruck / Basel - Salzburg

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Zurich to Vienna here.
Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.

2B Travelling from Vienna (Austria) to Budapest (Hungary)
To travel by train from Austria to Hungary you have the main route from Vienna to Budapest served by frequent Railjet trains.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Railjet (RJ)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 463 Munich - Budapest

TRAIN COMPANY
ÖBB Österreichische Bundesbahnen / MÁV Magyar Államvasutak - MÁV START

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Budapest - Zurich / Vienna - Budapest / Graz - Budapest / Salzburg - Budapest / Linz - Budapest / Villach - Budapest / Vienna - Győr / Graz - Győr / Vienna - Siofok / Graz - Siofok / Salzburg - Siofok

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Vienna to Budapest here.
Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.

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