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CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Sydney TO Budapest

Sydney (SYD) to Budapest (BUD)

Typically, flights to Budapest from Sydney are cheaper when flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl, which has an average price of $1,435

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO BUDAPEST FROM SYDNEYNovember24% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Budapest costs on average just $1,097 in November
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO BUDAPEST FROM SYDNEYDecember32% more expensiveIt costs about $1,892 for flights to Budapest from Sydney in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO BUDAPEST FROM SYDNEYDecember267% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Budapest from Sydney in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Budapest?

How long does it take to fly to Budapest?

Flights to Budapest, Hungary, from Australia can take between 20 and 25 hours and usually involve at least one stopover on route. You can fly to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, Budapest, in around 20 hours from Perth Airport. This journey generally involves one stopover. It is also possible to fly to Budapest from Melbourne Airport in just about 22 hours. When you fly to Hungary from Sydney Airport, you can usually touch down around 23 hours after take-off, also with a single stopover on the way.

Where can you fly directly into Budapest from?

It is not currently possible to fly direct from Australia to Budapest. When you fly from Perth Airport, you will usually stopover at Doha before flying on to Hungary. This is also the case if you fly from Sydney or from Melbourne Airport. You can also purchase cheap Budapest flight deals from Adelaide Airport and from Brisbane. When you fly from Adelaide, you will likely have to stopover in both Singapore and Zurich during your trip. Meanwhile, travellers from Brisbane may have to change planes in Sydney and then Doha before landing in Budapest.

  • What is the cheapest month to fly to Budapest?

    The month of November is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Budapest from Australia, with most prices found around $1,097. The month of May is another great option to travel to Budapest, with average flight prices from Australia averaging around $1,166.

  • How far in advance should I book a flight to Budapest?

    In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Budapest is about 58 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,435. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from Australia to Budapest for as low as $1,165.

  • What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Budapest?

    On average, the least expensive day to fly to Budapest from Australia is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as $1,448. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. When flying out on a Friday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from Australia to Budapest for around $1,639.

  • What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Budapest?

    The cheapest time of day to fly to Budapest is in the morning when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,420. In the evening is when there is more demand to fly to Budapest, so prices are often more expensive at around $1,614 per ticket.

  • Is there an alternative airport near Budapest?

    Those flying to Budapest could potentially find better pricing at Miskolc Airport (148 km from Budapest city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.


Budapest flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Budapest found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
19 Apr.
MEL08:30Melbourne
32h 35m
2 stops
BUD17:05Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
13 Sep.
BUD10:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
45h 45m
3 stops
MEL08:25Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
24 May
SYD08:45Sydney Kingsford Smith
32h 20m
2 stops
BUD17:05Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
26 Jun.
BUD02:30Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
40h 55m
3 stops
SYD19:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
22 May
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 15m
2 stops
BUD19:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
26 Jun.
BUD07:10Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
36h 15m
3 stops
SYD19:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
1 Jun.
MEL09:05Melbourne
36h 00m
2 stops
BUD21:05Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
15 Jun.
BUD13:25Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
43h 00m
3 stops
MEL08:25Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
1 Jun.
MEL11:15Melbourne
39h 00m
2 stops
BUD02:15Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
15 Jun.
BUD03:00Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
45h 05m
2 stops
MEL00:05Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
15 Feb.
SYD09:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
38h 30m
2 stops
BUD00:20Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
22 Feb.
BUD09:45Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
30h 40m
2 stops
SYD16:25Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Budapest

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Budapest, view some of our deals below provided by Qantas Airways
Multiple Airlines
10 Apr.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 15m
2 stops
BUD19:40Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
10 Apr.
SYD08:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
43h 10m
3 stops
BUD03:35Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Qantas Airways
10 Apr.
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
25h 15m
1 stop
BUD18:25Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Which airlines fly to Budapest?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Budapest
  • Which airlines fly to Budapest?

    When flying to Budapest from Australia, momondo travellers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Qatar Airways, Emirates, Etihad Airways or Singapore Airlines. Depending on what airport in Australia you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.


Airports near Budapest

Below you will find all the airports in Budapest along with their distance from the city centre

How do you get to the city centre from Budapest Airport?

There are a number of convenient transport options for passengers arriving at Budapest Airport. For example, several public bus routes connect the airport with the city centre. Passengers can take bus route 200E from Terminal 2, which departs regularly 24 hours per day. This route stops in both the city centre and at the main train station. Meanwhile, route 100E connects with the downtown area and operates from the early morning into the late evening; some private bus shuttles also operate from the airport. You can also take a taxi from directly outside the main terminal, and the taxi rank is in operation 24/7. You can prebook a taxi from the counters inside Terminals 2A and 2B. Local ride-share services also operate around the airport and car hire services are available within.


Popular routes to Budapest

Most frequently searched flights to Budapest along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Melbourne to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time27h 30m
Cheapest price$1,165
Sydney to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time32h 45m
Cheapest price$1,238
Brisbane to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time33h 00m
Cheapest price$1,506
Perth to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time23h 40m
Cheapest price$1,645
London to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time13h 15m
Cheapest price$317
Adelaide to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time38h 00m
Cheapest price$1,732
Coolangatta to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time30h 50m
Cheapest price$2,385
Bangkok to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time25h 35m
Cheapest price$848
Darwin to Budapest Flights
Fastest flight time54h 30m
Cheapest price$2,399

Visa requirements for visiting Budapest

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Budapest?

Travellers will require a valid passport to visit Hungary. However, you do not need a visa unless your trip is longer than 90 days.


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Best things to do and see in Budapest

What can you see and do in Budapest?

Budapest is a hugely diverse city with a great range of cultural, historical and contemporary attractions that tourists will enjoy. Visitors to Budapest can take a tour around the Hungarian Parliament Building, which is an example of neo-Gothic architecture. Tourists can also visit Halaszbastya, which contains a 19th-century, fairytale-inspired palace and some church architecture. Visitors to this area can also climb up to Fisherman's Bastion to take in great views of the city. Other architectural sites include St Stephen’s Basilica and Buda Castle. You can also take a boat tour along the Danube River, which runs through the heart of Budapest, and enjoy seeing the city from a different vantage point. Budapest is also home to many great museums, including the Hungarian National Museum and the Hungarian National Gallery, which houses a huge collection of European art. Budapest also has a wealth of theatres and live-performance venues and is a great place to see a play or concert.