The airport, also known as Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and Ferihegy Airport is located in the north of Hungary and by far the busiest in Hungary. Most flights to and from the airport are operated by low-cost carriers Wizz Air and Ryanair.
Where is Budapest Airport situated?
Budapest Airport is just southeast of the capital. The location of Budapest Airport is excellent, many major motorways are in close proximity to the airport.
How many terminals has Budapest Airport?
The airport has three terminals, but Terminal 1 is no longer in use due to bankruptcy of the former flag carrier Malev. Terminal 2A and Terminal 2B are currently large enough to handle all flights, SkyCourt is the new passenger hall of Budapest Airport, located between both terminals. A new terminal (T3) will be opened in 2021.
The distance from Budapest Airport to the centre of Budapest is 22 kilometres. By car, it takes 35 minutes to get to the centre of Budapest.
From BUD Airport to Budapest City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Budapest Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Budapest Airport you can travel by bus and metro. Visit the Budapest Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Budapest Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Budapest Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Budapest is about HUF 7000.-. Book your taxi at Budapest Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From BUD Airport to Budapest City centre by Taxi
At Budapest Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Sixt, Budget, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Budapest Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Budapest Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Wizz Air
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Budapest
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Budapest Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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