Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Budapest (BUD)

CHI — BUD
May 29 — Jun 51

The best prices from Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago to Budapest

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to BUD flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Budapest flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Budapest.

CHI - BUD

Price

$635 - $867

BUD

Temperature

32 - 68 °F

BUD

Rainfall

1.2 - 2.8 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Round-trip from$635From Chicago (CHI) to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
One-way from$300One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

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

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 9% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 48 days in advance, which can save you up to 19% on flights from Chicago to Budapest compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 48 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $767. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $800.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Budapest?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Budapest from Chicago average $698. You can even find prices in February for less than $698, as users have found deals to Budapest from as low as $595. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Budapest from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 24%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Budapest (CHI - BUD)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Budapest in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 9% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Budapest in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CHI to BUD flights for May, June
May 27 - Jun 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

29h 05m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

32h 25m
$601

LOT

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 27 - Jun 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

11h 55m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 00m
$603

LOT

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 27 - Jun 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

13h 25m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 45m
$618

LOT

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Deal found 5/22/22

Chicago to Budapest 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Budapest from Chicago found for this year
Nov 21 - Dec 5
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 30m
$446

LOT

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Deal found 5/21/22

Aug 30 - Sep 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

12h 25m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

26h 00m
$472

LOT

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 24 - Sep 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

11h 55m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 30m
$477

LOT

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Deal found 5/24/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from Chicago to Budapest

Aug 21 - Sep 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

19h 30m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 55m
$538

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/22/22

Aug 1 - Aug 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

19h 30m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 40m
$546

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 24 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

19h 30m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 25m
$547

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/22/22

Cheap Iberia flights from Chicago to Budapest

Sep 14 - Sep 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

15h 20m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

29h 35m
$540

Iberia

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Deal found 5/22/22

May 29 - Jun 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

15h 20m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

29h 35m
$886

Iberia

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Deal found 5/22/22

May 29 - Jun 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

15h 20m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 30m
$929

Iberia

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Deal found 5/22/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Budapest

Late deals on return flights to Budapest from Chicago, departing today and this week
May 29 - Jun 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

2 stops

15h 45m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

28h 10m
$723

KLM

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Deal found 5/22/22

May 29 - Jun 11
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

2 stops

18h 20m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

17h 20m
$733

Delta

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 29 - Jun 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

15h 20m
BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 00m
$775

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

One-way flights to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Budapest
Aug 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

1 stop

11h 15m
$300

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/23/22

Sep 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

2 stops

34h 10m
$337

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Aug 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BUD

Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

2 stops

30h 35m
$342

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Budapest flights.

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

If you book a flight to Budapest from Chicago, you will be flying to Ferenc Liszt Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl (BUD) is located 10.3 mi from the center of Budapest. There are 0 flights from Chicago to Ferenc Liszt Intl per day from 15 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

LOT, Lufthansa, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Budapest for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Budapest for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LOT for just $472, but on average you can expect to pay $507.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Budapest for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Budapest within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest round-trip?

Currently priced at $472, LOT will fly you from Chicago to Budapest and back. In addition to LOT, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Finnair and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $529 and $536, respectively. These flights start at 32% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Budapest one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $300 on Lufthansa. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Turkish Airlines from $344 and TAP AIR PORTUGAL from $448 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Budapest?

When booking a flight from Chicago to Budapest, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Finnair as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Budapest?

While on average a flight from Chicago to Budapest is generally $1,670, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $460. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl), you can expect to pay $498 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Budapest choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
British AirwaysCheapest$374Average$706FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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LOTCheapest$468Average$632FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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FinnairCheapest$494Average$554FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$502Average$643FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$508Average$610FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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