The cheapest times to fly from SCO to BUD are
- March 26th to July 22nd
- August 6th to September 30th
- October 15th to October 28th
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 SCO to BUD is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $3622 for Tuesday flights during mid March, or as low as $482 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.
When to Fly to Budapest
Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Budapest (BUD) will usually cost between $482 to $3191 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $482. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $2264. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1782 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2068 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to BUD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SCO to BUD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SCO to BUD flight is more expensive than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.83, which is above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Budapest, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Aktau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2332 (79%) 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 $506. Return trip prices are from the BUD to SCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SCO 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 3 hour 46 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 SCO to BUD while comparing.
- 150 miles (241 km) away from BUD
- Usually 7.30% less expensive than BUD
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking SCO 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 SCO to BUD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $532
- Average savings: $1536 (74.27%)
- Price for both tickets: $539
- Average savings: $1529 (73.94%)
- Price for both tickets: $541
- Average savings: $1528 (73.86%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SCO to BUD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air France, Air Serbia, atlasglobal, Azerbaijan Airlines, Belavia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport to Shevchenko Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1546 miles or 2488 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SCO to BUD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to BUD flight is about 3 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Aktau and Budapest?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from SCO to BUD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Shevchenko Airport|
|Destination airport name||Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport|
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