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Travelers usually depart from Airport Copenhagen, Copenhagen Central Train Station, Copenhagen - Ingerslevsgade, Copenhagen - Österport, or Nørreport St. when they travel from Copenhagen to Budapest. Book your trip to arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Budapest - Népliget, Budapest - Keleti, Budapest - Deli, or Budapest - Kelenföld. The distance between Copenhagen and Budapest is 1018 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Lufthansa, Norwegian, LOT Polish Airlines, and Austrian Airlines. Copenhagen and Budapest have 340 direct flights per week.

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NorwegianNAXDYNoOpens 24 days before flight
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LOT Polish AirlinesLOTLOYes0
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Austrian AirlinesAUAOSYesNo

Budapest travel tips

1) One of the iconic local street food in Budapest is langos

Budapest is famous for its thermal waters. Szechenyi is one of the oldest thermal baths with exquisite interiors dating back to 1909, 18 indoor and outdoor pools, 14 saunas, and a jacuzzi. The entrance ticket costs about 17 euro and depends on the day of the week and time.

2) If you are going to the Sziget festival, be ready for higher prices in Budapest

Sziget is one of the most popular music festivals in Europe. It takes place in August on the Obuda island in Budapest. At this time, a huge number of tourists come to the city, so it is better to think about your accommodation in advance as the prices will be high.

3) Budapest Card can save you time and money if you want to visit many paid attractions

If you want to get the most out of the city, the Budapest Card might come in handy. It is a tourist card that gives you unlimited use of public transport, access to 30+ attractions in Budapest, and discounts at some restaurants. The card can be bought for any number of days, from 1 to 5. The Budapest Card for 24 hours costs 22 euro.

Hungary COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Denmark with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Hungary, but there are restrictions.

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Copenhagen to Budapest?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Copenhagen and Budapest takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Copenhagen and Budapest?
The flight distance between Copenhagen and Budapest is 1018 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Copenhagen and Budapest?
Several carriers operate flights between Copenhagen and Budapest. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Norwegian, Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Copenhagen?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Copenhagen and New York, London, Lisbon, Amsterdam, Paris, Boston, Vienna, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Barcelona, Dublin, Rome, Washington, D.C., Madrid, Brussels, Prague, Tel Aviv, Reykjavik, Berlin, Munich.
What are the most popular routes to and from Budapest?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Budapest and New York, Tel Aviv, Los Angeles, Boston, London, Miami, San Francisco, Orlando, Prague, Barcelona, Berlin, Frankfurt, Madrid, Paris, Denver, Athens, Chicago, Amsterdam, Rome, Milan.
Which airports are there in Copenhagen?
Copenhagen is mainly served by Airport Copenhagen. But there are other airports nearby, including Roskilde.
What airports are near Copenhagen?
The main airport in Copenhagen is Airport Copenhagen. It is also served by Göteborg Landvetter, Billund, Malmö, Aarhus, Växjö Småland, Lubeck Blankensee Airport, Ronneby, Bornholm, Ängelholm–Helsingborg, Sønderborg.
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, Oradea International, Hévíz–Balaton, Osijek, Arad International.
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A number of bus and train companies depart from Copenhagen, including Nettbuss.
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