From the Airport to the City Centre
Visitors arriving with airplane are landing to the ‘Ferenc Liszt International Airport’ in Budapest. The city centre is located around 20 kilometres far from the airport and can be accessible within 1 hour with public transportation or taxi service. Find out more information on how reach the city centre from Budapest’s International Airport.
With Public Transportation
With using public transportation system you can reach the city centre with Direct Shuttlebus (bus line 100E) or Daytime Transportation (Bus line 200E). The Direct Shuttlebus departs from Liszt Ferenc Airport Terminal 2A and 2B and arrives to Deák Ferenc Square. The Direct Airport Shuttlebus is only available with an Airport Shuttlebus single ticket at the price of 900 HUF. The single ticket can be purchased at the Customer Service Points of BKK at Terminal 2A. Daytime Transportation also departs from Liszt Ferenc Airport Terminal 2A and 2B but arrives Kőbánya Kispest M3 metro station where you can change service to the M3 metro line taking you to Deák Ferenc Square. You can travel with Daytime Transportation with purchasing a transfer ticket or travel card. Tickets and travel cards can be purchased at the Customer Service Points of BKK at Terminal 2A.
In case of using taxi service, you can make reservations at the ‘Főtaxi’ booths in front of the exits of Terminal 2A and 2B. Főtaxi is the official taxi service company transporting passengers between the airport and Budapest. A ride to the city costs ca. 26 EUR depending on traffic.