London to Budapest flight duration

What is the flight duration from London to Budapest?

On average there are 14 flights flying direct each day from London to Budapest. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Average direct flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from London (LHR) to Budapest (BUD) has a duration of 2 hours 25 minutes.

A distance of 901 miles / 1,450 km.

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Direct flight breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 2 hours 27 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 2 hours 35 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 14

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to Budapest is 2 hours 27 minutes
  • Distance from London to Budapest is 901 miles / 1,450 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • Budapest is served by 1 airports Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)
  • The currency in Budapest, Hungary is the Hungarian Forint

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and Budapest, Hungary? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 2 hours 27 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


London Luton to Budapest
Flying with Wizz Air
2 hours 25 minutes
London Stansted to Budapest
Flying with Ryanair
2 hours 25 minutes
London Heathrow to Budapest
Flying with British Airways
2 hours 30 minutes


London to Budapest flight time via Brussels International | LHR to BUD via BRU
London to Brussels International
1 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
55 minutes
Brussels International to Budapest
1 hours 50 minutes
Total journey time
3 hours 55 minutes
London to Budapest flight time via Warsaw Chopin | LHR to BUD via WAW
London to Warsaw Chopin
2 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 25 minutes
Warsaw Chopin to Budapest
1 hours 25 minutes
Total journey time
5 hours 20 minutes
London to Budapest flight time via Amsterdam | LHR to BUD via AMS
London to Amsterdam
1 hours 15 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
50 minutes
Amsterdam to Budapest
2 hours 00 minutes
Total journey time
4 hours 05 minutes

Airlines flying between London and Budapest

Most popular airlines that fly the route between London and Budapest

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London & Budapest local time and timezones

Budapest, Hungary time is 1 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
20:59 Thu, 18 Jul, 2019,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in Budapest, Hungary:
21:59 Thu, 18 Jul, 2019,
Budapest Timezone: CEST (+02:00)

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The cheapest months to travel from London to Budapest

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