|Distance||697 miles (1124 km)|
|Average flight duration||2 h|
|Average plane ticket price||£79 (€89)|
|Airlines||Ryanair, Wizz Air, Aegean Airlines or Turkish Airlines|
Flights from Athens to Budapest cover the 697 miles (1124 km) long trip taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like Ryanair, Wizz Air, Aegean Airlines or Turkish Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £79, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Athens International Airport and arrive in Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.
Find the best flights between Athens and Budapest with Omio's travel partners RyanAir, Wizzair and Turkish airlines from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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It's easy to travel from Athens to Budapest, putting one of Eastern Europe's most exciting cities within reach at any time of year. Direct flights cover the 1126 kilometer distance between the cities in between two hours and two hours five minutes, while services with a single change often take just over four hours. Passengers can choose between one to two weekday flights from Athens to Budapest, and a single flight on Saturdays and Sundays. There should also be two to three indirect flights with reasonably short journey times whenever travelers need to make the trip.
Three major airlines provide direct flights from Athens to Budapest. Aegean Airlines is probably the most frequent operator, running plenty of direct services - especially during the summer months. However, travelers can also book low-cost tickets with the budget carriers Wizz Air and Ryanair. Both fly direct, with Wizz Air providing a year-round service, and Ryanair offering off-season flights. Austrian, Turkish Airlines, and Alitalia may also provide handy indirect services if required.
Travelers can usually get from Athens to Budapest quickly and easily, whenever the journey becomes necessary. Expect direct flights from Athens to Budapest to reach Ferenc Liszt International Airport in between two hours and two hours five minutes, making it a relatively speedy journey. Indirect flights to Budapest will always take a little longer. On any given day, there will be a selection of services with a single change which take between four and six hours.
Generally speaking, travelers will be able to book direct flights from Athens to Budapest any day of the year, whether they travel in summer, the fall, autumn, or spring. On any day of the week, there will be at least one direct departure, and there will often be two flights to choose from, both with journey times of approximately two hours. Aegean flies year-round, while Wizz Air and Ryanair offer seasonal schedules. Alongside those direct flights, there should be as many as 30 indirect options, although only two to five of them will have journey times under five hours. So take care when choosing tickets.
Departure airport: All flights from Athens to Budapest depart from Athens International Airport (ATH). The Athens metro Line three runs from the city center to the airport, taking around 40 minutes, while express buses run from Syntagma and Piraeus. Over 6,000 short and long-stay parking spaces are available to book in advance, and valet services are also bookable if needed. Inside the airport, expect plenty of eating spots and stores, The "ATH Free WiFi" service also provides free WiFi in 45 minute chunks.
Arrival airport: Flights to Budapest from Athens will touch down at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD). From there, arrivals can hop on the 100E or 200E buses to Budapest's main station or the city center. Companies like Avis and Europcar are present at the terminals as well, providing an easy way to pick up rental vehicles. Both terminals offer free WiFi as well, ensuring instant connectivity when passengers arrive.
Travel by plane between Athens, Greece and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 29/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Athens to Budapest closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Budapest to Athens is: Partially open
Reentry to Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Greece has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 29/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Budapest to Athens flight here.
Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Athens International Airport to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport for this route.
Passengers board their flight most frequently from Athens International Airport, which is located approximately 13 miles (21 km) from the city centre.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and need to travel approximately 10 miles (16 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in Budapest. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to get you to the city centre in Budapest.
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