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Manchester to Budapest flights

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Departure Fri, 02 Oct Return Mon, 05 Oct
MAN Manchester
BUD Budapest
return from £31
Departure Sun, 11 Oct Return Sun, 18 Oct
MAN Manchester
BUD Budapest
return from £24
Flight route information
Hungary's capital city, Budapest, is a vibrant metropolis filled with unique attractions and fun activities.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 399.68 HUF
British Pound Sterling Hungarian Forint
1 HUF = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 18 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
70%

Trains in Budapest are 70% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£3
Budapest
£0.89
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
62%

A meal in Budapest is 62% cheaper than a meal in Manchester.

Manchester
£13.5
Budapest
£5.07
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
29%

A taxi fare in Budapest is 29% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.5
Budapest
£1.78
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
57%

Coffee in Budapest is 57% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.8
Budapest
£1.21
Manchester airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 74 miles
  • ( Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
Budapest airports
  • ( Ferihegy (BUD)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
K Distance: 1018 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Manchester

Manchester has a lot to offer tourists and locals alike, including beautiful tourist attractions and exciting activities that will make your holiday unforgettable. The city is one of the most popular and amazing cities in the United Kingdom. Manchester is located in the north west of England and it features fascinating events, such as annual festivals and exclusive museum exhibitions.

Manchester is home to the famous football club, Manchester United, and the city features premiership football matches every now and then. Manchester Airport is the main airport serving the city and some neighbouring areas. Flights to Budapest from Manchester are operated from this airport by several airlines.

Getting to Manchester airport

Manchester Airport operates extensive flights to international destinations. Manchester to Budapest flights depart from Manchester Airport regularly. The airport is located within easy reach of the city centre. Manchester has a good transport network system, which makes it easy for people to move around the city.

Getting to the airport from the city is simple. You can opt for a train ride from Manchester Piccadilly Station to the airport. Trams and coaches run to the airport from several stations. Alternatively, you can opt for a taxi ride or rent a car to transfer you from your location to the airport departure terminal.

Arriving to Budapest

Often referred to as the "Paris of the East", Budapest is carved into two distinct areas: Buda and Pest. 'Buda' is located on the west bank, while 'Pest' is on the east. The two magical cities merged as one and they feature Western and Eastern European culture and values. The metropolis has a large number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

The most fascinating attraction of Budapest is the Chain Bridge, which separates Buda from Pest and it is the emblem of the city. Budapest is packed with exciting things to do and amazing places to visit, including magnificent gothic and baroque castles, churches and museums.

How to get to the city centre

Flights from Manchester to Budapest land at Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport (BUD), which is the main airport serving the Hungarian capital city of Budapest. The airport is located about 16km from the city centre and it consists of two main terminals, which are well-equipped with modern amenities.

Budapest has several transport options, which include trams, metro and buses. These transport options run directly to the city centre from the airport. F?taxi, which is the airport's official taxi service, is also available for transport to the city. Airport shuttles are also available to carry passengers to any destination in the city.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Manchester to Budapest

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Manchester to Budapest?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Hungary may apply when travelling from Manchester. 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 much, on average, are flights from Manchester to Budapest?
The average price to go from Manchester to Budapest is 86.43 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Manchester to Budapest at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 24€ for the route Manchester - Budapest. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Budapest expensive to visit compared to Manchester?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Budapest costs an average of 1.78 GBP, 29% cheaper than Manchester, with a fare of 2.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 70% less in Budapest: 0.89 GBP against 3.00 GBP in Manchester. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.07 GBP in Budapest, 62% less than the 13.50 GBP in Manchester. The price of the coffee is around 57% cheaper in Budapest, with an average of 1.21 GBP, while in Manchester the coffee costs 2.80 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Manchester to Budapest?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Manchester to Budapest are October, July and November.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Manchester to Budapest?
The best time of the year to go to Budapest when flying from Manchester depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1 month to fly to  Budapest from Manchester in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by July and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, November and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Manchester -  Budapest.
How long does the flight take to go from Manchester to Budapest?
The total flight time between Manchester and Budapest is of around 02:51 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,660 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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