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Lyon to Budapest by train
Fastest journey16hr 41m
Trains per day6
Avg. journey time30hr 50m
Travelling from Lyon to Budapest by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Budapest take around 16 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,102 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Budapest.
1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Budapest?
Journeys between Lyon and Budapest usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Lyon to Budapest every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 6 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Budapest?
The Lyon to Budapest train travel time is normally about 16 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lyon to Budapest train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Budapest is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 08:33 and the last train is around 23:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:56, and the last at 18:38.
When to book Lyon to Budapest train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Lyon to Budapest by train.
Which train companies operate between Lyon and Budapest?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Budapest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro Night
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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