The cheapest times to fly from IEV to BUD are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 26th to April 8th
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 13th to October 21st

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 IEV to BUD is mid August. Prices can be as high as $306 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $133 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Kiev (IEV) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $156 to $241 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $161. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $200. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $39 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $176 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IEV to BUD flight.

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

IEV to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IEV to BUD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kyiv. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $54 (23%) 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 $171. Return trip prices are from the BUD to IEV 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 IEV to BUD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 58 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 IEV to BUD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: M R Stefanik Airport (BTS) in Bratislava

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from BUD
  • Usually 9.38% less expensive than BUD
  • Nonstop flights available

See IEV to BTS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, CSA, Ernest, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Pegasus, SWISS, TAROM, Vueling, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 547 miles or 880 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IEV to BUD flight is about 1 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Kiev and Budapest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from IEV to BUD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IEV
Origination airport name Zhuliany International Airport
City Kiev
Country Ukraine
Latitude 50.4
Longitude 30.5

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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