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Cheap Flights to Hungary

Popular in August High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price £120 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from £37 From London to Budapest
One-way from £13 One-way flight from London to Budapest
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Are there currently restrictions on travel to Hungary related to COVID-19?

There are current restrictions for travel to Hungary at this time. These restrictions are for the safety of Hungary citizens and travellers alike and are as follows: Hungary has restricted the entry of all travellers except for Hungarian nationals Hungarian residents who are nationals of another EEA member state or Switzerland and who have a permanent residence card issued by Hungary may still enter the country.. If you must travel during this time and are allowed to based on current restrictions, please stay informed about updated travel safety tips.

Cheapest prices for Hungary flights by month

January
£64
February
£76
March
£99
April
£112
May
£110
June
£119
July
£114
August
£139
September
£99
October
£95
November
£88
December
£105
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Hungary is January. The most expensive month for flights is August. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Hungary?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - BUD
Price
£64 - £168
BUD
Temperature
3 - 28 °C
BUD
Rainfall
23 - 85 mm
January is typically the best time to fly to Hungary, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Hungary then July is statistically the hottest. September is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Hungary?

Booking 59 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Hungary. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Hungary?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Hungary. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Hungary?

At the moment, flights in the afternoon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Hungary trip. A flight at midday will more often than not be of higher cost.

Hungary nestles in the Carpathian Basin, landlocked by Austria, Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, and Slovenia. In times past, it was a part of the Ottoman, Hapsburg and Soviet empires, now it is a member of the EU. Its rich and colourful culture reflects its mix of peoples – the majority are Magyars, and minorities include Roma, German, Slovak, Croat, Serb and Romanian. Hungary’s cuisine reflects this mix too – warming soups and stews are the order of the day, washed down by robust red wines.

The country has several World Heritage sites ranging from the vast Hortobágy National Park (Puszta) and Tokaj Wine region to Budapest (including the Banks of the Danube, Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue). The Pearl of the Danube as Hungary’s capital is called is one of the world’s most beautiful cities, boasting majestic cathedrals, grand boulevards, opera houses and fine cafes. Hungary also has the world’s second-largest thermal lake (Lake Hévíz), and Central Europe’s largest lake (Balaton).

Flights to Hungary land at Budapest Ferihegy International. From Hungary, there are flights, buses and trains into all neighbouring countries, making it an ideal starting point for further travel.

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Hungary climate

Just east of the Alps, Hungary has freezing cold weather hovering near -1 degrees with snow and sleet. When the weather warms up a bit in March, the snow turns into rain. The summers are sunny and warm and occasionally humid.

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When is the best time to fly to Hungary?

Peak Season:

Peak season at Lake Balaton and most of the countryside is the summer months, June through August. The weather is usually good.

Budapest is a year-round destination, despite cold temperatures in the winter. There is a plethora of attractions to be visited inside, and the city is picturesque in the snow.

Off Season:

Outside Budapest, there is little tourism in the winter months. Some find off-season Balaton more appealing than it is in peak season as the cold months see various winter activities taking place on the lake, such as ice swimming. Hungary flights and accommodation are likely to be cheaper during the winter months.

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Getting around Hungary

Both in the main cities and through the countryside, transport is excellent. In Budapest there is a choice of underground trains, trams or buses. Taxis are relatively cheap.

The bus service throughout Budapest is very extensive. There are long-distance buses or short route town-to-town services. Both are cheap, easy to use and relatively fast.

The rail service is good, though the network does not cover as much space as the bus network. If you’re planning on travelling a long way by rail, buy a pass which saves a lot of money on individual tickets.

 

 

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