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Budapest Bucharest
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Sun, 31 Dec BUD - OTP
Sun, 31 Dec OTP - BUD
£325 £318
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Budapest Bucharest
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Sun, 31 Dec BUD - OTP
£80 £77
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Budapest Bucharest
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Thu, 28 Dec BUD - OTP
Thu, 28 Dec OTP - BUD
£205 £201
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Flight Duration Flights between Budapest and Bucharest take, on average, 1 h and 24 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a flight between Budapest and Bucharest found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Ferihegy is the departure airport operating flights between Budapest and Bucharest
Arriving Airport Flights departing Budapest with Bucharest as destination arrive at Otopeni International

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Currency and price comparison

Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 5.86 RON
British Pound Sterling Romanian Leu
1 RON = 0.18 GBP
Last checked on 02 December 2023
Train
Local, one-way ticket
49%

Trains in Bucharest are 49% cheaper than in Budapest.

Budapest
£1.02
Bucharest
£0.52
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
4%

A meal in Bucharest is 4% cheaper than a meal in Budapest.

Budapest
£9.08
Bucharest
£8.68
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
79%

A taxi fare in Bucharest is 79% cheaper than in Budapest.

Budapest
£2.5
Bucharest
£0.52
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
24%

Coffee is 24% more expensive in Bucharest than in Budapest.

Budapest
£1.89
Bucharest
£2.34
Budapest airports
  • ( Ferihegy (BUD)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
Bucharest airports
  • ( Baneasa (BBU)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( Otopeni International (OTP)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
K Distance: 400 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Budapest to Bucharest

How long does the flight take to go from Budapest to Bucharest?
The total flight time between Budapest and Bucharest is of around 01:24 hours on average, considering an average distance of 677 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Budapest to Bucharest at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Budapest to Bucharest is 77£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Bucharest expensive to visit compared to Budapest?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Bucharest costs an average of 0.52 GBP, 79% cheaper than Budapest, with a fare of 2.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 49% less in Bucharest: 0.52 GBP against 1.02 GBP in Budapest. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.68 GBP in Bucharest, 4% less than the 9.08 GBP in Budapest. The price of the coffee is around 24% more expensive in Bucharest, with an average of 2.34 GBP , while in Budapest the coffee costs 1.89 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Budapest to Bucharest?
The most popular months to book a trip from Budapest to Bucharest are August, September and April, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Budapest to Bucharest?
The best time of the year to go to Bucharest when flying from Budapest depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Bucharest from Budapest in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, January and April are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Budapest - Bucharest.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Budapest to Bucharest?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Romania may apply when travelling from Budapest. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Bucharest compared to Budapest?
While in Budapest the temperatures can reach an average of 33.95 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Bucharest's temperatures can go up to 35.26 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -11.81 ºC in Bucharest, compared to the -9.36 ºC average degrees reported in Budapest. During the winter period, Budapest can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Bucharest have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Budapest and Bucharest?
The main airport route flying between Budapest and Bucharest is: Ferihegy (BUD) to Otopeni International (OTP). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Tarom.
  • Lot Polish Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Budapest to Bucharest?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Budapest to Bucharest are:
  • Tarom.
  • Lot Polish Airlines.
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