Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Budapest (BUD)

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The best prices from New York to Budapest are usually found in March or February, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Budapest (BUD)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to BUD flight in 2021: compare New York to Budapest flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Budapest.
NYC - BUD
Price
$580 - $803
BUD
Temperature
37.4 - 82.4 °F
BUD
Precipitation
0.9 - 3.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$580

From New York to Budapest

One-way from

$280

One-way flight from New York to Budapest

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Budapest?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 4% on the overall cost on flights from New York to Budapest.

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

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Budapest from $959 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $959 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Budapest?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Budapest from New York average $881. You can even find prices in November for less than $881, as users have found deals to Budapest from as low as $607. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Budapest from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Budapest (NYC - BUD)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New York to Budapest in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 13% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New York to Budapest in August, September 2021

The best prices found for NYC to BUD flights for August, September
19 Sep - 30 Sep
$459pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Sep - 30 Sep
$462pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Sep - 30 Sep
$467pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to Budapest 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Budapest from New York found for this year
21 Oct - 28 Oct
$405pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
31 Oct - 5 Nov
$449pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
19 Sep - 30 Sep
$459pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Budapest

Late deals on round-trip flights to Budapest from New York, departing today and this week
13 Aug - 20 Sep
$505pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Finnair
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
11 Aug - 23 Aug
$516pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
11 Aug - 15 Aug
$521pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Budapest from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Budapest
5:00 pm - 7:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 55m
JFK - BUD
Multiple Airlines
$280
Kiwi.com
5:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
21h 15m
JFK - BUD
Multiple Airlines
$281
Kiwi.com
3:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
22h 45m
JFK - BUD
Multiple Airlines
$282
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Budapest</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Budapest

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

If you book a flight to Budapest from New York, 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 New York to Ferenc Liszt Intl per day from 22 different airlines.

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

LOT, Lufthansa, and British Airways 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 New York to Budapest for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Budapest for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $405, but on average you can expect to pay $492.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Budapest for under $400 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from New York to Budapest, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Budapest for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Budapest within the next 7 days for less than $600.

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Budapest?

With an average temperature of 86 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Budapest are colder than in New York.

How long is the flight from New York to Budapest?

Departing from New York to Budapest will take you 10h. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Budapest is British Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $498 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are LOT and Lufthansa, starting at $508 and $512 round-trip. These flights start at 21% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Iberia, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $292.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Budapest, Hungary

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Budapest from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Most visitors from New York will not be allowed to enter Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Not applicable for Hungarian citizens, Travelers entitled for permanent residence in Hungary and Travellers who have a valid residence permit issued by the Aliens Police Authority. Relevant documents must be presented.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Budapest?

Returning to New York from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Budapest

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Budapest

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Budapest.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 299.11 Ft
Average temperature for August in Budapest
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Budapest
2.5 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Budapest

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Budapest

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Budapest choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$270 $501 No cancel fee N/A
Finnair
$487 $569 No cancel fee 76%
Norwegian
$432 $612 No cancel fee 74%
Air France
$536 $651 No cancel fee 77%
Turkish Airlines
$327 $658 No cancel fee 77%
Ukraine International Airlines
$310 $661 No cancel fee 81%
Aer Lingus
$564 $665 No cancel fee N/A
Alitalia
$529 $678 No cancel fee 81%
United Airlines
$376 $709 No cancel fee 69%
Austrian Airlines
$516 $717 No cancel fee 78%
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