The cheapest times to fly from BCN to BUD are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • October 1st to October 14th
  • November 5th 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 BCN to BUD is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $270 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $60 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $87 to $189 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 $91. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $219. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $128 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $133 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to BUD flight.

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

BCN to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to BUD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $29 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $114. Return trip prices are from the BUD to BCN 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 BCN 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 41 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 BCN to BUD while comparing.

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

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from BUD
  • Usually 27.82% less expensive than BUD
  • Nonstop flights available

See BCN to VIE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 43 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air Austral, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, Bluebird Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, CSA, easyJet, EgyptAir, El Al, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, Jet2, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Pegasus, Ryanair, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Transavia, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Vueling, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 946 miles or 1522 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to BUD flight is about 2 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Budapest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from BCN to BUD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BCN
Origination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1

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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