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Travelers usually depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Budapest - Kelenföld, Budapest - Keleti, Budapest - Deli, or Budapest - Népliget when they travel from Budapest to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The most popular airlines for this route are Wizz Air, United Airlines, Lufthansa, easyJet, and Air Canada. Budapest and New York have 308 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and Staten Island.

Check-in for a flight from Budapest to New York

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Air CanadaACAACYesNo

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Hungary can enter New York, JFK, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Health pass may be required for public activity
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Budapest?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Budapest and London, Tel Aviv, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Athens, Rome, Paris, Boston, Lisbon, Berlin, Milan, Madrid, San Francisco, Brussels, Chicago, Split, Reykjavik, Amsterdam, Dublin, Warsaw.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Orlando, Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles, Paris, Barcelona, Las Vegas, Fort Lauderdale, Rome, Tel Aviv, Athens, Denver, Milan, Madrid, Berlin, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Mexico City, Munich.
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, Debrecen International, Osijek, Oradea International, Hévíz–Balaton.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Harrisburg International, Albany International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
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 New York?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Budapest and New York thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Budapest and New York can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Budapest and New York?
Currently, you can fly between Budapest and New York with Wizz Air, United Airlines, Lufthansa, easyJet, Air Canada.
When's the best time to travel between Budapest and New York?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Budapest and New York, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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