The cheapest times to fly from PHX to BUD are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PHX to BUD is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1348 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $613 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $664 to $1223 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $680. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1270. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $590 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $915 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to BUD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to BUD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PHX to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to BUD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $89 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $856. Return trip prices are from the BUD to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to BUD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PHX to BUD

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PHX to BUD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PHX > JFK > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $835
  • Average savings: $80 (8.74%)

See PHX to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (PHX > LGA > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $871
  • Average savings: $45 (4.86%)

See PHX to LGA flights

Hack #3: London (PHX > LHR > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $872
  • Average savings: $43 (4.7%)

See PHX to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to BUD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6085 miles or 9793 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to BUD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to BUD flight is about 11 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Budapest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from PHX to BUD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code BUD
Destination airport name Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport
City Budapest
Country Hungary
Latitude 47.4
Longitude 19.3


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