The cheapest times to fly from FAR to BUD are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • October 22nd 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 FAR to BUD is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1900 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $915 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Fargo, ND (FAR) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $915 to $1542 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $915. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1609. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $694 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1235 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAR to BUD flight.

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

FAR to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAR to BUD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fargo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 $116 (9%) 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 $1104. Return trip prices are from the BUD to FAR 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 FAR to BUD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 44 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 FAR to BUD while comparing.

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

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from BUD
  • Usually 29.80% less expensive than BUD
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAR to VIE flights


Flight Hacking FAR to BUD

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 FAR to BUD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Brussels (FAR > BRU > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $768
  • Average savings: $467 (37.83%)

See FAR to BRU flights

Hack #2: Dusseldorf (FAR > DUS > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $919
  • Average savings: $316 (25.59%)

See FAR to DUS flights

Hack #3: Hannover (FAR > HAJ > BUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $924
  • Average savings: $312 (25.22%)

See FAR to HAJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4865 miles or 7829 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAR to BUD flight is about 9 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Fargo, ND and Budapest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from FAR to BUD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FAR
Origination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8

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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