|Airport code||BUD||BUD is the airport IATA code on flights to Budapest|
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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. Discover here the best offers for Flight + Hotel to 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.
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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 Ferenc Liszt Aiport is located around 16km southeast of the city center.
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.