Cheap flights from Istanbul (IST) to Budapest (BUD) from $80

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/18. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
IST — BUD
jun. 25 — jul. 21

The best prices from Istanbul to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 69 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Istanbul to Budapest

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Istanbul (IST) to Budapest (BUD). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$677

One-way from

$160
High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
From Istanbul to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
One-way flight from Istanbul to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

Flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest are found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Budapest.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

January can be a great time to fly to Budapest from Istanbul Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $113. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $72. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from IST to BUD?

It’s typically best to fly out from Istanbul Airport to Budapest in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 55% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Istanbul to Budapest flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Istanbul to Budapest specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Istanbul to Budapest in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
dom. 8/256:30 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$80
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
dom. 8/256:30 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$81
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/256:00 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$100
lun. 7/1510:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 8/16:05 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$104
sáb. 7/1311:35 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
mar. 7/166:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$106
vie. 7/1210:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
mar. 7/166:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$109
jue. 7/119:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/186:00 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$113
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/256:00 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$114
jue. 7/119:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
sáb. 7/207:40 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$119

Istanbul to Budapest 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Istanbul and Budapest in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Istanbul to Budapest in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
dom. 8/256:30 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$80
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
dom. 8/256:30 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$81
jue. 7/189:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/256:00 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$100
jue. 9/59:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
dom. 9/86:30 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$104
sáb. 7/1311:35 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
mar. 7/166:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$106
sáb. 12/2111:20 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 10mWizz Air
mié. 12/256:50 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 15mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$108
vie. 7/1210:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
mar. 7/166:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$109
jue. 8/810:00 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 8/156:05 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$110
jue. 7/119:55 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/186:00 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$113

Istanbul to Budapest flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Istanbul to Budapest for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Istanbul to Budapest departing last-minute. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
mar. 6/2511:30 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
vie. 6/286:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$146
sáb. 6/2910:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
jue. 7/46:05 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$151
mar. 6/2510:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
lun. 7/16:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$157
sáb. 6/2910:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
mar. 7/27:35 pmBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$161
mar. 6/2511:30 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
lun. 7/16:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$173
dom. 6/3010:25 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
lun. 7/86:55 amBUD - IST
Nonstop2h 20mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$221
sáb. 6/294:30 amIST - BUD
1 stop11h 10mAir Serbia
vie. 7/58:25 pmBUD - IST
1 stop6h 00mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/19$323
sáb. 6/294:30 amIST - BUD
1 stop5h 35mAir Serbia
mié. 7/310:05 pmBUD - IST
1 stop16h 10mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/19$356
mié. 6/265:55 pmIST - BUD
1 stop6h 50mLufthansa
dom. 6/306:05 amBUD - IST
1 stop9h 55mLufthansa
Deal found 6/20$434

One-way flights to Budapest from Istanbul

Search for one-way flight options from Istanbul to Budapest. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Istanbul to Budapest. For those needing a return trip from Istanbul, there is a search form available above.
lun. 9/210:50 amIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
Deal found 6/19$85
sáb. 8/3111:35 pmIST - BUD
Nonstop2h 05mWizz Air
Deal found 6/20$97
mar. 11/267:25 amIST - BUD
1 stop9h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$104
mar. 10/224:30 amIST - BUD
1 stop4h 15mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/20$110
vie. 11/224:40 pmIST - BUD
1 stop20h 55mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/20$111
mié. 7/2411:15 pmIST - BUD
1 stop14h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$115
mié. 6/2611:15 pmIST - BUD
1 stop18h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$116
jue. 7/44:05 pmIST - BUD
1 stop16h 10mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/19$119
lun. 7/154:35 pmIST - BUD
1 stop23h 05mAir Serbia
Deal found 6/20$120

Find flights from Istanbul to Budapest within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Istanbul to Budapest that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

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IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 7/18

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

dom. 8/25

Nonstop2h 20m

$80

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 7/18

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

dom. 8/25

Nonstop2h 20m

$81

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 7/18

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

jue. 7/25

Nonstop2h 20m

$100

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 9/5

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

dom. 9/8

Nonstop2h 20m

$104

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

sáb. 7/13

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

mar. 7/16

Nonstop2h 20m

$106

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 8/1

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

jue. 8/8

Nonstop2h 20m

$108

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 8/8

Nonstop2h 00m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

lun. 8/12

Nonstop2h 15m

$138

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 7/18

1 stop3h 55m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

lun. 7/22

1 stop18h 35m

$141

IstanbulBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

IST - BUD

ISTBUD

Istanbul

jue. 7/18

Nonstop2h 05m

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

dom. 8/25

1 stop12h 00m

$143

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Deals found on 6/20

What is the cheapest day to fly from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Istanbul to Budapest. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Istanbul Airport to Budapest flight should consider departing on Sunday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Istanbul to Budapest

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Temperature and rainfall in Budapest by month

Plan your trip to Budapest by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BUD

Temperature

32 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Budapest, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 68.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 32.0 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Budapest

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Budapest. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Budapest. Reviews last updated junio 20, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Air Serbia from Istanbul to Budapest. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

8.1
Very good
847 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7.9
Good
1,437 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7.6
Good
273 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

7.4
Good
1,515 reviews
8.1
Very good
3,844 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Entertainment

8.3

Crew

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The cabin crew were as always friendly and helpful. Couldn't ask for more. Although the flight in business was under occupied there were a couple of things not available!

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Budapest from Istanbul?

    Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl (BUD) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Istanbul to Budapest. You should not have trouble finding flights to Ferenc Liszt Intl from Istanbul; the airport handles an average of 5 inbound flights from Istanbul per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 4 airlines have flights to the Budapest airport from Istanbul. It is only a 10.3 mi journey from Ferenc Liszt Intl (BUD) to Budapest’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Wizz Air for just $80, but on average you can expect to pay $117.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest is less than $117.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Istanbul Airport to Budapest for under $200?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

    Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How many flights depart from Istanbul Airport to Budapest on average per day?

    16 flight departures from Istanbul Airport to Budapest per day on average.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 75% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

    For as low as $80, Wizz Air can have you in Budapest from Istanbul Airport in 2h. There are 637 mi between Istanbul Airport and Budapest. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Istanbul Airport to Budapest round-trip?

    Flying on Wizz Air is currently your cheapest option to Budapest, with prices starting at $80. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Turkish Airlines and Air Serbia, with the lowest prices starting at $138 and $141, respectively. Wizz Air is 29% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Istanbul Airport to Budapest one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Wizz Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $85. Users have also found prices from $110 and $162 on Air Serbia and LOT, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest consider choosing Thai Airways (85%), IndiGo (78%) or Turkish Airlines (76%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

    While on average a flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest is generally $133, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $49. When looking at the most popular route, (Istanbul - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl), you can expect to pay $103 for that flight.

  • What does IST to BUD mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Istanbul Airport to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a IST to BUD flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Budapest that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Istanbul to Budapest flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Istanbul to Budapest with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Istanbul to Budapest flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Budapest that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Istanbul to Budapest flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Istanbul to Budapest?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Istanbul to Budapest.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Istanbul to Budapest?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Istanbul to Budapest by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Budapest that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Istanbul to Budapest offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Istanbul to Budapest?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Istanbul to Budapest flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Istanbul Airport to Budapest flight deals updated?

    The Istanbul Airport to Budapest flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest?

    Currently, December is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Budapest (average of $677). Flying from Istanbul Airport to Budapest in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,218). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Istanbul to Budapest

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from Istanbul to Budapest. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Wizz AirCheapest$83Average$120FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%
AnadoluJetCheapest$111Average$171FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
Pegasus AirlinesCheapest$128Average$180FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
Turkish AirlinesCheapest$224Average$290FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%

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Hourly flight availability from Istanbul to Budapest

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1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
58%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
39%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
2%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Budapest

Explore weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Budapest. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
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