The cheapest times to fly from BUD to ATL are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • September 24th to December 23rd (except the week of December 10th)

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 ATL is late January. Prices can be as high as $1377 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $553 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Budapest (BUD) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $581 to $1172 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $593. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1244. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $652 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $691 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUD to ATL flight.

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

BUD to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUD to ATL 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 $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ATL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BUD. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Budapest. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $81 (8%) 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 $712. Return trip prices are from the ATL 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 ATL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BUD to ATL

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 ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $638
  • Average savings: $53 (7.68%)

See BUD to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (BUD > MIA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $683
  • Average savings: $8 (1.09%)

See BUD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5116 miles or 8233 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUD to ATL flight is about 10 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Budapest and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from BUD to ATL.


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 ATL
Destination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4


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