The cheapest times to fly from BUD to ART are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • November 5th to November 18th

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 BUD to ART is early May. Prices can be as high as $1613 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $677 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Watertown

Flying from Budapest (BUD) to Watertown, NY (ART) will usually cost between $677 to $1159 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $698. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1156. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $458 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $727 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUD to ART flight.

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

BUD to ART Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUD to ART flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Budapest. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $101 (7%) 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 $765. Return trip prices are from the ART to BUD 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 BUD to ART can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 43 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from BUD to ART while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH) in Ithaca/Cortland, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from ART
  • Usually 2.89% less expensive than ART
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUD to ITH flights


Flight Hacking BUD to ART

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 BUD to ART — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BUD > LGA > ART)

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $11 (1.44%)

See BUD to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, CSA, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4295 miles or 6912 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUD to ART flight is about 8 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Budapest and Watertown, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from BUD to ART.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code ART
Destination airport name Watertown International Airport
City Watertown, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44
Longitude -76


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