Budapest to Munich Train

​ Enjoy the most spectacular views of the country while traveling by train from Budapest to Munich. Find out more about everything you need to know about this trip, including the Budapest to Munich train timetable, tickets cost, and rail map.
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Train from Budapest to Munich

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6h 50 m

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Budapest to Munich Railway Map

​Traveling from Budapest to Munich by train is a great occasion to observe breathtaking landscapes of wonderful Hungary and scenic Germany. On board modern and well-equipped Railjet train, time flies fast thanks to excellent service and high-class amenities like cozy seats, power sockets, and roomy luggage racks.

​Another reason to opt for Railjet during your trip throughout Europe is the central location of the stations that the Budapest to Munich train departs and arrives to. To get a broader selection of seats and departure times, it’s advisable to book you Budapest to Munich train tickets as early as possible.

Train Information for Budapest to Munich

The following information about train stations will help you plan your journey smoothly from Budapest to Munich

Departing from

Keleti Station

1087, Budapest, Hungary​
Munich Central Station
Bayerstraße 10A, 80335, Munich, Germany
Budapest to Munich Railjet Train Coach Classes
In general, economy (2nd class) is enough for most travelers. First class might not be much more expensive than 2nd class, but you should see what prices you get because 1st class might not be much more expensive. In the 2nd class section, the seats are arranged 2+2 across the car width, mostly unidirectional with a couple of tables for 4 people, perfect for families. Refreshment trolleys can be found in most trains, or you can dine in the restaurant cars.
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In first class, leather seats are arranged as 2+1 across the car's width, rather than 2+2 in economy. Solo seats are available on one side of the aisle, while tables-for-2 are available on the other side. There is no food or drink included, but orders are placed at your seat and food is brought to you, so you do not need to visit the restaurant car.
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Business class is the most luxurious class. The Czech Railjets have just six luxurious leather cradle seats arranged 1+1 across the car width in a small area at one end. Several semi-compartments are available in the Austrian Railjets, which have 16 leather cradle seats. Food is not included, but stewards will take your orders from the restaurant car menu and deliver them to your seats.
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FAQ: What to Know About Budapest - Munich Train

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Tips on the Budapest to Munich Train Route
  • Train boarding
    Check-in is not required, just be on board when the doors close a minute before departure time.
  • Luggage
    There are no weights or measurements on luggage, so you can take it in with you and put it on any suitable rack near your seat.
  • Food & drink
    ÖBB Railjets have a restaurant car and 1st class customers can order food and drink directly from the restaurant car menu and pick them up at their seat. There is, of course, no restriction on you bringing food and drinks along, even a bottle of beer or wine.
  • Power sockets and WiFi
    In all classes of Railjets trains, WiFi and power sockets are available for free

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