The cheapest times to fly from PEK to BUD are

  • February 5th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 PEK to BUD is mid February. Prices can be as high as $835 for Saturday flights during late January, or as low as $507 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Budapest

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $507 to $680 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $507. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $795. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $589 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to BUD flight.

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

PEK to BUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to BUD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Beijing. 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 BUD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into PEK. 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 $41 (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 $560. Return trip prices are from the BUD to PEK 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 PEK to BUD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4554 miles or 7329 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to BUD flight is about 9 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Budapest?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PEK
Origination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6

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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