The Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it all covered.

Budapest, the Capital City of Hungary, is popularly called as the Paris of the East. The city is praised for its architectural treasure that features neoclassical, baroque, art nouveau and eclectic style building all around. It stunning sight on the banks of Danube River is a treat to eyes. Take a stroll at the Buda Castle to admire Budapest’s artwork. The most popular destination Fisherman's Bastion is a picturesque bastion and an ideal place for some fantastic photo clicks. Be here to enjoy the city which is an epitome of Gothic architecture of the central part of Europe.

For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Budapest destination guide.

The Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, the second largest airport in the new European member states, is located at a distance of 16 km south-east of the Budapest City Centre.

Terminal Information

Together with Turkish Airlines, we at IndiGo can connect you from India to Budapest with multiple flights to Budapest as well as to several other European cities from Istanbul.

Spread over an area of 1,515 hectares, the airport features two terminals that house approximately 4 million passengers on an annual basis.

It features two parallel runways that are spread over an area of around 3,010 metres and 3,700 metres for take-offs and landings.

The airport’s visitors’ terrace offers an exciting view of the city and is a treat to watch.


Airport Facilities

Wi-Fi service
Lounge and VIP services
Chapel room
Room of silence
Fast Track Lane service
Smoking area
Conference service
Post office
Bank and ATMs
Porter service
Currency exchange
Mobile desk renting
Play area for kids
Family room
Lost Baggage service
Baggage wrapping
Parking area
Special needs assistance service
Car rental, rail, taxi, minibuses, and train services

Things to Do

While you wait at the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, relish your time:

  • Relaxing at the VIP lounges during your long stopovers; take a steam shower and savour snacking your favourite food.
  • Enjoying that last minute shopping of watches, music, gold elements, clothes, toys and gifts from duty-free stores.
  • Eating at a range of cafes and restaurants that are based in the airport facility.

Visa and Immigration

If you’re an Indian passport holder travelling to Budapest then you have to apply for Schengen visa online with the documents required. The Schengen visa is a short stay visa issued to visit the Schengen countries; the visa is issued to tourists that are planning to visit their friends, family or other travelling on non-business trips for up to 90 days from the date of entry. Your visit can be either continuous or several, depending upon the visa type; single entry or multiple entry. Another essential point to note while applying for the visa is that your passport should be valid for 6 months from your date of travel.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is a detailed information about the Hungary visa –


Hotels near Budapest Airport


The Airport Hotel Budapest


The Dolce Vita Holiday Home


The Borostyán vendégház


The Airport Microstore Panzió

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