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Innsbruck to Budapest by train

There is a daily direct daytime train from Innsbruck, which is typically scheduled to arrive in Budapest at around 21:15.
Though most of the Railjet trains which head east from Innsbruck and terminate in Wien/Vienna have easy connections into trains on to Budapest - so it's usually possible to arrive in the Hungarian capital before 13:30.
Despite the distance, taking the daytime trains is the best option, because the night train which travels from Switzerland, is typically scheduled to depart from Innsbruck at around 01:30am.

Routes you can take to go from Innsbruck to Budapest

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

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Option 1 - by direct train

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Via stations: Wien Hbf/Hauptbahnhof

Option 2 - connect in Wien Hbf

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Via stations: Wien Hbf/Hauptbahnhof

Option 3 - slower, but typically cheaper
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