The cheapest times to fly from BUD to ZTH are

  • April 30th to July 8th (except the weeks of June 11th and June 25th)
  • September 10th to October 21st (except the week of October 1st)

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 ZTH is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $600 for Monday flights during early October, or as low as $250 for Thursday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Zakynthos Island

Flying from Budapest (BUD) to Zakinthos (ZTH) will usually cost between $272 to $566 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $269. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $498. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $229 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $430 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUD to ZTH flight.

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

BUD to ZTH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUD to ZTH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Budapest. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Zakynthos Island, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Budapest. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $97 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $383. Return trip prices are from the ZTH 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 ZTH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 12 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 BUD to ZTH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport (CFU) in Corfu

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from ZTH
  • Usually 23.49% less expensive than ZTH
  • Nonstop flights available

See BUD to CFU flights


Flight Hacking BUD to ZTH

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 ZTH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Athens (BUD > ATH > ZTH)

  • Price for both tickets: $272
  • Average savings: $158 (36.74%)

See BUD to STN flights

Hack #2: London (BUD > STN > ZTH)

  • Price for both tickets: $419
  • Average savings: $12 (2.67%)

See BUD to ATH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Austrian, Blue Panorama, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Eurowings, Finnair, Jet2, LOT, Lufthansa, Sky Express, Smartwings, SWISS, TAROM, TUI Airways, Volotea, Vueling, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 674 miles or 1085 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUD to ZTH flight is about 2 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Budapest and Zakinthos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from BUD to ZTH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBUD
Origination airport nameBudapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeZTH
Destination airport nameDionysios Solomos Airport


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