Cheap flights from Istanbul to Budapest

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Travelers usually depart from Sabiha Gökçen International, Istanbul Airport, or Istanbul Büyük Otogari when they travel from Istanbul to Budapest. Book your trip to arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, BUDAPEST - Nyugati Railway Station, Budapest - Keleti Railway Station, Budapest - Deli Railway Station, or Budapest Népliget. The distance between Istanbul and Budapest is 1081 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines, Wizzair, and British Airways. Istanbul and Budapest have 191 direct flights per week.

Weekly flights

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Number of flights20252741-2751

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Pegasus on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

Turkish Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

Royal Jordanian on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Istanbul to Budapest

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightOpens 2 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
PegasusPGTPCNoUnknownOpens 3 days before flight
Closes 0.75 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYesUnknownNo
WizzairWZZW6No30 min before flightOpens 2 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Istanbul to Budapest?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Istanbul and Budapest takes around 2.0 hours.

What is the flight distance between Istanbul and Budapest?

The flight distance between Istanbul and Budapest is 1081 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Istanbul and Budapest?

Several carriers operate flights between Istanbul and Budapest. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Turkish Airlines, Pegasus, Royal Jordanian.

What are the most popular routes to and from Istanbul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Istanbul and Heathrow, Antalya, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Berlin Schönefeld, Vienna International Airport, Frankfurt International Airport, Dalaman, Milas–Bodrum, Stuttgart, Adnan Menderes, Brussels South Charleroi.

What are the most popular routes to and from Budapest?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Budapest and London Stansted, Berlin Schönefeld, Lisbon Portela, Athens International, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Porto, Brussels South Charleroi, Catania–Fontanarossa, Edinburgh Airport, Bari Karol Wojtyła, Göteborg Landvetter.

Which airports are there in Istanbul?

Istanbul is mainly served by Sabiha Gökçen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Istanbul Airport, Istanbul Atatürk.

What airports are near Istanbul?

The main airport in Istanbul is Sabiha Gökçen International. It is also served by Anadolu, Tekirdağ Çorlu, Yenişehir.

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, Oradea International, Košice International, Osijek, Debrecen International, Arad International, Gyor-Per International Airport, Hévíz–Balaton.

What buses and trains depart from Istanbul?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Istanbul, including Union Ivkoni.

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