Sziget Express

To Sziget with the festival trains by Festival Travel

In 2024 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.

🎥 – Check the Sziget Express 2023 aftermovie
📷 – …or the pictures of Express #1 en Express #2

Travel dates

Departure from Amersfoort, The Netherlands: Monday August 5 2024
Arrival in Budapest: Tuesday August 6 2024

Departure from Budapest, Hungary: Tuesday August 13 2024
Arrival in Amersfoort, The Netherlands: Wednesday August 14 2024


ZitplaatsEconomy CouchetteComfort Couchette
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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)
  • Toilets
  • Wash bins
  • Bar-/bistrowagon

Click here for general information and terms and conditions of our train travels.

Sziget Express

  • Sziget Festival, Hungary

Travel period

  • 5 – 14 august 2024

Plekken (retour)

  • Seat
    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

  • Amersfoort

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