Cheap Flights from Leeds Bradford to Budapest (LBA - BUD)

Flight information Leeds Bradford to Budapest

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Average flight time, total distance 1012 miles

2h 45min

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1 airport

This information is correct as of August 2016

Airlines that fly from Leeds to Budapest

Jet2 is currently the only airline offering flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Budapest.

Terminal Information – Departing

This is only a guideline. Always check your boarding pass for up-to-date terminal information.

Leeds Bradford Airport has the usual range of shops selling travel essentials. You can pick up some snacks and magazines at WH Smith, toiletries and medicine at Superdrug, or exchange your sterling at Travelex. There's also a World Duty Free, if you fancy picking up some bargain goodies. There are a few places to eat including Caffe Ritazza, The Saltaire and Sports Bar. Free Wi-Fi is available, and there's a pay-in executive lounge operated by the airport.

Terminal Information – Arriving

Budapest Franz Liszt International Airport only has one terminal. There are three ways to reach the city centre. You can take a taxi (this should cost about £30*), hire a car, or take the 200E bus to the nearest train or metro station. Note that the bus tickets aren't transferable so you'll need to buy another ticket before hopping on a train into the city centre.

Practical Information

You need a valid passport to fly to Budapest from Leeds. Try to arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes before your flight to Budapest is scheduled to depart.

What to expect in Budapest

Budapest is an hour ahead of Leeds. They use the Hungarian Forint, not the Euro. Budapest's climate is more extreme than Leeds. This means roasting hot summers (the average temperature in July is 21°C, compared with 15°C in Leeds) but it also means freezing cold summers. While the average temperature in Leeds during January is a chilly 3°C, in Budapest its much colder at -1°C. Prices in Budapest are cheaper than Leeds. Dinner for two in Budapest costs less than half of what it would back home, on average (£22* vs £48*) while a pint of local beer will cost you just over £1*. A 5km taxi journey will set you back little over a fiver: which will be great news after all those big meals and pints of beer.

Now you know everything there is to know about flying from Leeds to Budapest, allow us to offer some travel inspiration.

· Add the top ten things to do in Budapest to your itinerary

· Pay a visit the top 6 baths in Budapest (the city is famous for its spas)

· We highly recommend an evening of 'ruin pub' hopping in District VII: one of the 20 most hipster neighbourhoods in the world

· For more info, read our Budapest Travel Guide

Do you have somewhere to stay? Don't forget to compare prices and find the best hotels in Budapest!

*Prices subject to change

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.