Holidays to Budapest

Regarded as one of Europe’s most beautiful cities and warmly referred to as the “Pearl of the Danube,” the Hungarian capital of Budapest is considered one of Eastern Europe's most enticing destinations. In 1987, the city, including the banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter, and Andrássy Avenue, was …

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How to get to Budapest

Here's what you need to know about getting to Budapest. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Budapest takes 2 hours, 40 minutes.

When to go to Budapest

Typical Holiday Price

£341 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Budapest varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Budapest.

Where to stay in Budapest

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Budapest, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Budapest

Tibor G | Trip by SkyscannerHungarian Parliament Building
Hungarian Parliament Building
Stephen Bugno | Trip by SkyscannerHeroes' Square
Heroes' Square
Tibor G | Trip by SkyscannerBuda Castle
Buda Castle
nedrichards | FlickrFisherman's Bastion
Fisherman's Bastion
Victor Rivas | Trip by SkyscannerChain Bridge
Chain Bridge
Amit Anandwala | Trip by SkyscannerSzéchenyi Thermal Bath
Széchenyi Thermal Bath
Tibor G | Trip by SkyscannerSzimpla Kert
Szimpla Kert
Stephen Bugno | Trip by SkyscannerCentral Market Hall
Central Market Hall
Jessica Nyiredi | Trip by SkyscannerRiver Danube
River Danube
Kyra Michal | Trip by SkyscannerSt. Stephen's Basilica
St. Stephen's Basilica

Reviews of Budapest

Chinnarasu  Varadhan
Chinnarasu Varadhan

Gorgeous place for budget travellers in Central Europe. Restaurants, night life, massage, thermal bath, boat ride, historical places, musium, many more.

D Terzidis
D Terzidis

It was a trip that i will remember for the views, the tastes and the people.

C Epic
C Epic

The food! Delicious and cheap. And the scenery there is amazing. Buy a public transport bus pass, cheap and so easy to use to get around.

sanj g
sanj g

most of the cheapest flights becom expensive when you click "the price". Why there is so much disconnect

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