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Travelers usually depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, BUDAPEST - Nyugati, Budapest - Keleti, Budapest - Kelenföld, or Budapest - Mexikói út when they travel from Budapest to Athens. Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens Train Station, Athens - Kifissos, Athens - Karolou, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi. The distance between Budapest and Athens is 1124 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, Aegean, and Swiss International Air Lines. Budapest and Athens have 217 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

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Direct flights28173046-2967
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Check-in for a flight from Budapest to Athens

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYesNo
AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Budapest to Athens?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Budapest and Athens takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Budapest and Athens?
The flight distance between Budapest and Athens is 1124 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Budapest and Athens?
Several carriers operate flights between Budapest and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Wizz Air, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Budapest?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Budapest and London, Dublin, Manchester, Reykjavik, Edinburgh, Barcelona, Paris, Bristol, Milan, Glasgow, Rome, Lisbon, Toronto, Amsterdam, Berlin, Birmingham, Thessaloniki, Palma, Majorca, Tenerife, Málaga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Thessaloniki, Larnaca, Manchester, Heraklion, Dublin, Santorini, Chania, Edinburgh, Rhodes, Vienna, Mykonos, Brussels, Toronto, Reykjavik, Alexandroupoli, Chios, Birmingham, Bristol, Corfu.
What airports are near Budapest?
The main airport in Budapest is Budapest Ferenc Liszt International. It is also served by Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Vienna International Airport, Bratislava Airport, Košice International, Osijek, Debrecen International, Oradea International, Arad International, Gyor-Per International Airport, Hévíz–Balaton.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Milos Island National, Kalamata International, Araxos.
What buses and trains depart from Budapest?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Budapest, including Flibco.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Budapest and Athens?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Budapest and Athens thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Budapest and Athens can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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