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£115 £112
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£125 £122
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
55% Trains in Istanbul are 55% cheaper than in Budapest.
Budapest £0.96
Istanbul £0.43
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
15% A meal in Istanbul is 15% cheaper than a meal in Budapest.
Budapest £8.53
Istanbul £7.21
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 41.69 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 18 June 2024
Distance: 665 miles
Budapest airports
Ferihegy (BUD) How far from city centre: 11 miles
Istanbul airports
Istanbul Airport (IST) How far from city centre: 21 miles
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) How far from city centre: 19 miles
Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) How far from city centre: 9 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Budapest to Istanbul

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Budapest to Istanbul?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Budapest to Istanbul, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from Budapest to Istanbul change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Budapest to Istanbul may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Budapest to Istanbul on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Budapest and Istanbul, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Budapest to Istanbul airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Budapest to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Budapest to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Budapest and Istanbul is of around 02:02 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,055 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 Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Budapest to Istanbul is 32£. 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 Istanbul expensive to visit compared to Budapest?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.60 GBP, 74% cheaper than Budapest, with a fare of 2.35 GBP, while train tickets costs 55% less in Istanbul: 0.43 GBP against 0.96 GBP in Budapest. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.21 GBP in Istanbul, 15% less than the 8.53 GBP in Budapest. The price of the coffee is around 26% more expensive in Istanbul, with an average of 2.30 GBP , while in Budapest the coffee costs 1.82 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Budapest to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Budapest to Istanbul are October, June and July, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Budapest to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Budapest depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Budapest in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, June and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Budapest - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Budapest to Istanbul?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Turkey 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 Istanbul 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 ,Istanbul's temperatures can go up to 32.95 ºC during the hot season, with 5.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 ºC in Istanbul, compared to the -9.36 ºC average degrees reported in Budapest. During the winter period, Budapest can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Budapest and Istanbul?
The main airport route flying between Budapest and Istanbul is: Ferihegy (BUD) to Istanbul Airport (IST). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Singapore Airlines.
  • Lot Polish Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Budapest - Istanbul flights between Ferihegy (BUD) to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Pegasus Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Budapest to Istanbul?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Budapest to Istanbul are:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Pegasus Airlines.
Flight Duration 2 h and 2 m Flights between Budapest and Istanbul take, on average, 2 h and 2 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £32 Cheapest price for a flight between Budapest and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Ferihegy The airport Ferihegy is the departure airport operating flights between Budapest and Istanbul
Arriving Airport Istanbul Airport Flights departing Budapest with Istanbul as destination arrive at Istanbul Airport

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