To Sziget with the festival trains by Festival Travel
In 2020 the Sziget Express will travel to Budapest again: for more than 10 years the most unique festival trip. Make friends already before you arrive, travel across Europe and enjoy breathtaking views. Travelling to Sziget by train also causes 88% fewer CO2 emissions than a trip by plane*. Festival Travel is an official travel partner of Sziget.
Sziget Express 2020 has been canceled due to the corona virus
Due to the coronavirus, the 2020 edition of Sziget Festival is, to our big regret, canceled. You can find more information about this in the official reporting by Sziget. This also means that the Sziget Express will not be going this year. You can read more about the voucher scheme that we use as Festival.Travel on our coronavirus page.
Departure from Amersfoort, The Netherlands: TBA
Arrival in Budapest: TBA
Departure from Budapest, Hungary: TBA
Arrival in Amersfoort, The Netherlands: TBA
Price & tickets
The prices of the Sziget Express tickets differ per comfort level. You can choose between Seats, Economy Couchettes and Comfort Couchettes.
The greenest travel option
*The difference of 88% is calculated in an advisory module from Milieu Centraal, an independent organization of Rijkswaterstaat that provides practical information about the environment. Based on a distance of 1.364 kilometers and 950 people, Milieu Centraal indicates that the emissions per person by train are 71kg CO2, while aircraft produces 612 kg CO2 per person.
Facilities Sziget Express
- Luggage storage (read more)
- Wash bins
Click here for general information and terms and conditions of our train travels.
- Sziget Festival, Hungary
In fabric covered, convertible chairs. Three on both sides of the compartment.
- Economy couchette
In fabric covered, convertible beds. Three on both sides of the compartment.
- Comfort couchette
In fabric covered, convertible beds. Three on one side of the compartment, two on the other side. These couchettes are more spacious compared to the economy couchettes.
Departure station in The Netherlands