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Departure Tue, 17 Oct Return Sun, 22 Oct
TLV Tel Aviv
BUD Budapest
return from $196
Departure Mon, 25 Sep Return Tue, 10 Oct
JFK New York
BUD Budapest
return from $508
Departure Thu, 12 Oct Return Sun, 15 Oct
CIA Rome
BUD Budapest
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Departure Sun, 01 Oct Return Wed, 04 Oct
MAD Madrid
BUD Budapest
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Tel Aviv - Budapest
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New York - Budapest
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Madrid - Budapest
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Boston - Budapest
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Barcelona - Budapest
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Bucharest - Budapest
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Budapest Vacation

About Budapest

Hungary's capital Budapest is actually two cities joined, Buda and Pest. Buda is the area on the western side of the River Danube and Pest is the area in the river's eastern side. Its picturesque scenery and impressive architecture have earned it the nickname "The Paris of the East" and a place on the UNESCO World Heritage List (specifically for buildings along the Danube, Andrassy Avenue and the Castle Quarter). Budapest is a lively, bustling city with lots for visitors to explore, including nearly two thousand years of history. Flights to Budapest are a gateway to excellent live music, food, culture and nightlife.

Things to do and places to visit in Budapest

Passengers on a flight to Budapest will be spoilt for choice. A long and storied history meets a modern sensibility in a city that loves to party. Days can be spent simply wandering the streets and marveling at the architecture but it's also well worth going inside a few. There are fantastic museums and elaborate churches in spades. It's not all about the past, though. There are excellent bars and restaurants to try out, too.

When visiting Budapest, be sure to:

  • Go to the Citadella to see a stunning panorama view of the city
  • Cross the Danube on the Chain Bridge (beautifully lit up at night)
  • See the Parliament Building, which is Europe's biggest
  • Shop at the three-floor Great Market Hall
  • Explore the imposing Royal Palace
  • Visit the Rock Church – created from natural caves
  • Meet the great and the good of Hungarian history (in statue form) in Heroes Square
  • Enjoy the views from the Fisherman's Bastion
  • See the Communist monuments of Memento Park
  • Admire the colorful decoration of St. Matthias Church
  • Relax and unwind at the Szechenyi thermal baths
  • See a show at the luxurious Budapest Opera House
  • Learn about the brutal Nazi and Communist regimes at the House of Terror
Budapest

Airports in Budapest

The city is served by Budapest Ferenc Liszt Aiport which is named after the classical composer, one of Hungary's biggest celebrities. It is the biggest airport in Hungary and is just a short distance outside of the city. Flights to Budapest arrive from all over the world but primarily from Europe.

  • Budapest Franz Liszt Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers operating from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Aiport include: EasyJet, Jet2.com and Ryanair.

    Location

    Budapest Ferenc Liszt Aiport is located around 16km southeast of the city center.

    Transportation

    The 200E bus services runs between the airport and the Kobanya-Kispest metro station. From there, the M3 metro line goes into the city center. It is also possible to make the journey by minibus or taxi.