Cheap Flights to Budapest

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Flights to Budapest

Flying to Hungary's capital city is simple, and flights arrive every day from most major European cities. Flights to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Airport include services by airlines as diverse as EasyJet, British Airways, Finnair, Ryanair and Lufthansa, with flights from cities like London, Berlin, Helsinki, Cologne, Athens and Rome.


Main Airlines and routes flying to Budapest from within the UK



Flights to Budapest from the UK: Airlines & Departure Airports


Who flies to Budapest from the UK? Direct flights to Budapest from the UK are operated by Wizz Air, Norwegian and Ryanair.

Which airports have direct flights to Budapest?There are direct flights to Budapest from London Stansted, London Luton and Liverpool airport.

Tips for booking cheap flights to Budapest


How far in advance to book flights to Budapest? The best time to book flights to Budapest in advance is about 2 months before your ideal date of departure. Flights in Summer should be booked as early as possible.

What are the cheapest and most expensive months to book Budapest flights? The cheapest time to book flights to Budapest is in February. The most expensive month for flights to Budapest is July.

What are the cheapest airlines for flights to Budapest? For flights to Budapest from the UK, Ryanair and Wizz Air both offer cheap tickets.

Airport info and getting to the city centre


What are the main airports in Budapest? Flights to Budapest arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, Hungary’s biggest and busiest airport.

How to get from Budapest Airport to the city centre? Budapest airport itself is just to the south-east of the city, and the quickest route into town is a combination of bus and train. Take Bus 200E from the terminal as far as Kobanya-Kispest, which is a stop on Metro Line 3. Alternatively, passengers can stay on the bus until it reaches the centre, which takes about 50 minutes in total. There is also a taxi rank just outside the arrivals building.


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Local Time 23:39
Hungarian Forint
Population 1,600,000
Languages Hungarian

How expensive is Budapest?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Budapest costs 12.6% more than in the rest of the country.


Prices in Budapest are on average 5.4% higher than in the other cities in Hungary.

Public Transport

Public transport in Budapest costs around the same as the national average.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Budapest is about 6.3% less expensive on average than in the rest of Hungary.

Flights to Budapest

via London Stansted Budapest
duration: 03:55 hrs
first: 16:30
last: 16:30
earliest: 21:25
last: 21:25
  • London Stansted
  • Budapest


21/05/2016 16:30 - 21:25 £47.29
via London Luton Budapest
duration: 03:55 hrs
first: 13:00
last: 13:00
earliest: 17:55
last: 17:55
  • London Luton
  • Budapest


11/05/2016 13:00 - 17:55 £20.09
via Manchester Budapest
duration: 04:20 hrs
first: 12:20
last: 12:20
earliest: 17:40
last: 17:40
  • Manchester
  • Budapest


22/05/2016 12:20 - 17:40 £83.62