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from Budapest to London

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

Our recommendation

To get from Budapest to London on 27 Nov we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h35 09:15London Stansted Airport
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£101One-way
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07:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h35 09:15London Stansted Airport
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£101One-way
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06:15Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 07:55London Luton Airport
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£201One-way
21:30Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h35 23:05London Stansted Airport
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£241One-way
12:55Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport2h40 14:35London Luton Airport
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£341One-way

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Travel Information to London from Budapest

distanceDistance898 miles (1449 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£8 - £53
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £8 • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £8 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWizz Air or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Travel 898 miles (1449 km) by flight or coach between Budapest and London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Wizz Air or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Budapest to London.

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Travel from Budapest to London
Travel to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to London.
FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to London from Budapest?

Travel from Budapest, Hungary to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Budapest restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Budapest?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 25/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Budapest and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Budapest, Hungary from London, United Kingdom due to COVID-19?

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

Is my journey back to Budapest from London restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Hungary:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine

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 22/11/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from London closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Budapest to London?

There are 2 ways to travel between Budapest and London including taking a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Budapest to London?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Budapest to London, which costs on average £8.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A flight is generally £45 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £53 from Budapest to London.

What is the fastest way from Budapest to London?

The fastest way from Budapest to London is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 30 min.

Other travel options from Budapest to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 28 h 38 min.

How many miles from Budapest to London would I travel?

The distance between Budapest and London is around 898 miles (1449 km).

Where do I depart from Budapest? Where do I arrive in London?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Budapest to London depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
Which travel companies can take me from Budapest to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Budapest to London:

  • You can take a flight from Budapest to London with Wizz Air. Cheap tickets can be found for £8 with Wizz Air from Budapest to London.
  • You can take a coach from Budapest to London with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for £53 with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Budapest to London.
Is there a way to travel directly from Budapest to London?

Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to London with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to London with Ryanair, ryanair sun or Wizz Air.
  • You can find a direct coach to London with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Budapest to London?
Your journey from Budapest to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Budapest to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Budapest to London online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £8 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing £53 one way on average.

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