|Distance||697 miles (1124 km)|
|Average flight duration||2 h|
|Average plane ticket price||$134 (€112)|
|Airlines||Ryanair, Wizz Air or Aegean Airlines|
Flights from Budapest to Athens cover the 697 miles (1124 km) long route taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like Ryanair, Wizz Air or Aegean Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as $25 (€21), but the average price of plane tickets is $134 (€112). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and arrive in Athens International Airport.
You can travel by flight between Budapest and Athens with Aegean Airlines, Wizz Air and Ryanair for as low as $25 (€21). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Ryanair is one of the most popular budget airlines in Europe offering cheap flights all over the continent. Founded in Ireland, Ryanair makes it easy to hop on a plane and fly to popular European destinations quickly and affordably. This low-cost airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. All Ryanair fare types include allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for bringing carry-on luggage and checked luggage.
Ryanair has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by flight from Budapest to Athens:
With around 25 daily flights leaving the Hungarian capital for Athens, the average number of flights between the two cities every hour is around 3. The journey takes about two hours on a direct flight, while on a flight with stopover the duration is significantly higher, ranging from 5 to over 15 hours in some instances. Budapest to Athens flights start from Budapest's Ferenc Liszt International Airport and end at Athens International Airport.
Ryanair has the cheapest Budapest to Athens flights, while WIZZ has the second fastest. Other airlines that service the route include Lufthansa, Swiss, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
Direct flights from Budapest to Athens are faster and take about 2 hours. However, flights with a stopover en route generally take longer, with most averaging 5 hours, although there are longer ones that take more than 10 hours to complete the journey.
The number of flights plying the Budapest to Athens route varies depending on the day. Generally, weekdays see more scheduled flights between both cities while the number of flights on the weekends reduces significantly. There are about 20 flights every day and the weekly number totals up to a little over a hundred.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Athens, Greece by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Greece must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from Budapest to Athens as this information can change.
Return travel from Greece to Hungary is: Partially open.
Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/29/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to Budapest from Athens.
Omio customers who book cheap flights for this journey most frequently fly from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to Athens International Airport.
Passengers board their flight most frequently from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, which is located around 10.5 miles (16.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Athens International Airport, located 13.1 miles (21.2 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Athens International Airport to take you to the city center of Athens.
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