Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Budapest (BUD)

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The best prices from San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Budapest (BUD)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to BUD flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Budapest flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Budapest.
SAN - BUD
Price
$721 - $1,157
BUD
Temperature
32 - 68 °F
BUD
Precipitation
1.2 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$721

From San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

One-way from

$680

One-way flight from San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

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 San Diego to Budapest?

Saturday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 23%.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 95% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Diego to Budapest 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,141, or $1,977 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Budapest (SAN - BUD)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from San Diego to Budapest by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Budapest in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SAN to BUD flights for October, November
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$688pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$743pp
SAN
San Diego
British Airways
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
26 Oct - 4 Nov
$780pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Budapest 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Budapest from San Diego found for this year
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$688pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
7 Dec - 21 Dec
$695pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$743pp
SAN
San Diego
British Airways
 
1 STOP
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Budapest

Late deals on round-trip flights to Budapest from San Diego, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 4 Nov
$780pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$795pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
29 Oct - 4 Nov
$805pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
BUD
Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Ferenc Liszt Intl from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Budapest
7:20 am - 6:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
27h 30m
SAN - BUD
Multiple Airlines
$680
Condor
1:20 pm - 4:55 pm
Iberia
1 Stop
18h 35m
SAN - BUD
Iberia
$705
Travelgenio
1:20 pm - 6:10 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
19h 50m
SAN - BUD
British Airways

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Budapest

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Lufthansa, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Budapest for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Budapest for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Finnair for just $655, but on average you can expect to pay $796.

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

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

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

According to our current data, Finnair ($655), United Airlines ($688), and Air Canada ($726) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Budapest. Finnair is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Budapest?

On average you can expect to pay $2,002 for a flight from San Diego to Budapest. The cheapest flight overall is $419 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl) is currently priced at $655.

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

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Budapest, Hungary

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Budapest from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego 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 San Diego from Budapest?

Returning to San Diego 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 San Diego.

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

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Alternative routes for San Diego 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 San Diego to Budapest.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 311.01 Ft
Average temperature for October in Budapest
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Budapest
2.1 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Budapest

Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
American Airlines
$584 $1,203 No cancel fee 71%
British Airways
$624 $1,004 No cancel fee 70%
Air Canada
$716 $1,061 No cancel fee 67%
Lufthansa
$740 $1,285 No cancel fee 76%
Austrian Airlines
$779 $893 No cancel fee 78%
SWISS
$889 $1,398 No cancel fee 79%
United Airlines
$969 $1,362 No cancel fee 69%
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