The cheapest times to fly from AMS to BUD are

  • August 27th to September 9th
  • October 1st to April 1st (except the weeks of October 15th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 AMS to BUD is early January. Prices can be as high as $252 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $68 for Monday flights around early January.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $80 to $205 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $102. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $222. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $120 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $157 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to BUD flight.

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

AMS to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to BUD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BUD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AMS. Thursdays 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 $17 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $139. Return trip prices are from the BUD to AMS 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 AMS to BUD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 17 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from AMS to BUD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Vienna

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from BUD
  • Usually 27.39% less expensive than BUD
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to VIE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Austral, Air Baltic, Air France, Alitalia, Arkia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, China Eastern, CSA, easyJet, El Al, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, IndiGo, JAL, Jet2, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Pegasus, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, SunExpress, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Transavia, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 726 miles or 1168 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to BUD flight is about 2 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and Budapest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from AMS to BUD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AMS
Origination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8

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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