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from Budapest to Edinburgh

You can get from Budapest to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Budapest to Edinburgh on 26 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:25Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport3h00 09:25Edinburgh Airport
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£1051One-way
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07:25Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport3h00 09:25Edinburgh Airport
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14:45Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport22h05 11:50Edinburgh Airport
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£2951One-way
10:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport26h10 11:50Edinburgh Airport
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£93ryanair sun
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£221Air France
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Travel Information between Budapest and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1107 miles (1785 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £23 • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesWizz Air

Take a flight to travel 1107 miles (1785 km) between Budapest and Edinburgh. Wizz Air is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Budapest to Edinburgh.

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FAQs

Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Budapest and Edinburgh?

International travel from Budapest, Hungary to Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Hungary?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh if travelling from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Budapest and Edinburgh.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Hungary from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return to Budapest, Hungary from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Budapest from Edinburgh restricted?

Entry into Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Budapest from Edinburgh?

Conditions of reentry into Hungary:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

You should observe these safety measures in Hungary as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Hungary was last checked on 24/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Budapest to Edinburgh?

You can travel from Budapest to Edinburgh by flight.

What is the fastest way to Edinburgh from Budapest?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Budapest to Edinburgh. It takes on average 3 h   to travel this journey.

How many miles are between Budapest and Edinburgh

You should expect to travel around 1107 miles (1785 km) from Budapest to Edinburgh.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Budapest to Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Budapest to Edinburgh:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from Budapest to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Budapest to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Wizz Air can get you to Edinburgh by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Wizz Air from Budapest to Edinburgh for £23 on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly to Edinburgh from Budapest?

Yes, there is a direct service from Budapest to Edinburgh:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Edinburgh with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Edinburgh tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

Where should I go next after I travel between Budapest and Edinburgh?

Omio customers who travel from Budapest to Edinburgh often also extend their holiday to go to London, Glasgow or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Edinburgh and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets to Edinburgh from Budapest online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Budapest to Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £23 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Budapest and Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.