Budapest International Airport Guide
- Full name: Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
- Location: The airport is located 10 miles (16km) southeast of Budapest.
- Time: GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).
Tel: +36 (0)1 296 9696.
- Transfer to the City:
The metro station is reachable via bus number 200E running from Terminal 2. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes to the city centre via the metro. Tickets for public transportation are available at the airport from customer service points, from the post office, the newsagents (Relay) and from ticket machines at the bus stop. There is also an airport minibus service that takes passengers to any destination in the city as soon as the bus is full. Tickets can be purchased in the Arrivals Hall at the Airport Minibus counter. Alternatively, a taxi can be reserved at the arrivals terminal information desk. A ride to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes depending on traffic conditions.
- Car rental:
Car rental companies include Avis, Budget, Hertz Rent-a-Car, Sixt Rent-a-Car and Europcar Rent-a-Car.
Facilities include ATMs, bureaux de change, first aid, duty-free shops, childcare, post office, chapel, restaurants, tourist information and hotel reservations. There are facilities for disabled passengers and wheelchairs are available from the airport help desks; travellers with special needs are advised to contact their airline or travel agent in advance. A short walk from Terminal 2 there is an open-air aircraft museum.
There are dedicated parking structures for each terminal, offering express, short-term and long-term parking options. Express parking allows five free minutes if you just need to pick up or drop off a passenger. From there short-term prices escalate to HUF 800 for 30 minutes and HUF 1,200 for an hour.
- Departure tax: Included in the airfare.
- Website: www.bud.hu