Amsterdam to Budapest by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 42m
  • Distance
    1,146 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 20m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Amsterdam to Budapest by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Budapest take around 14 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,146 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Budapest.

1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Budapest?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Budapest usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Budapest every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 19 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Budapest?

The Amsterdam to Budapest train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Amsterdam to Budapest train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Budapest is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 04:57 and the last train is around 00:41. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 05:02, and the last at 00:25.

When to book Amsterdam to Budapest train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Amsterdam to Budapest by train.

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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Budapest?

More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Budapest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • Schnellzug

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.