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2014/12/17 15:35:42

Fantastic record: BUD welcomes its nine millionth passenger!

Budapest Airport set another traffic record this morning as the airport operator greeted the nine millionth passenger in 2014 with a special surprise. The lucky traveler was a member of a Hungarian family from Debrecen, András Ujj, his wife Eleonóra and their daughter Abigél, traveling to Budapest from Brussels on board a flight operated by Brussels Airlines. More »

2014/12/12 10:25:31

Iberia and Iberia Express launch 7 weekly Madrid services to Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport has announced further development in its continuous progression and growth with the welcome addition of Iberia and Iberia Express launching a Madrid service in 2015. Spain’s largest carrier will be operating a seasonal three-times weekly service from June, while its low-cost subsidiary, Iberia Express, will commence a complimentary service on the airport pair from July, four-times weekly. Working in concert with each other, the airlines will coordinate the new schedule to provide full connectivity to their networks, a strategy which has proven successful while launching new routes from other European cities. More »

2014/12/12 10:23:57

New security provider on the airport horizon

Budapest Airport has hired Hori-Zone Security as its long-term landside security provider at the terminals’ curbside. Hori-Zone will help the airport provide higher security and safety standards for its passengers and will curb illegal commercial activities in the city transfer segment. More »

2014/12/11 14:30:33

Norwegian announces frequency increase at Budapest Airport

Norwegian low cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle has announced that it will be increasing the frequency of its flights between Copenhagen and Budapest to eight per week next summer. In the 2015 summer schedule, Norwegian’s highly recognizable red and white aircraft will continue to operate to Helsinki, Oslo, Stockholm and London Gatwick as well, also offering transfer connections to numerous other destinations. More »

2014/12/08 16:10:15

Budapest Airport CEO Jost Lammers named “Entrepreneur of the Year”

Jost Lammers, the chief executive officer of Budapest Airport received a high-ranking accolade from the Hungarian National Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers. Following the proposal of president Sándor Demján, Jost Lammers was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” at an award gala held at the Palace of Arts. More »

2014/12/05 17:10:36

Arrive early at the airport and take a selfie at the terminal!

A lucky passenger who arrives early at the airport and captures how he or she is spending the time before departure will win an iPad mini, as Budapest Airport is offering valuable prizes in its latest winter holiday promotion. More »

2014/12/02 13:21:00

Joulupukki, the Finnish Santa arrives in Budapest

Joulupukki, the Finnish Santa Claus landed in Budapest on board Finnair flight AY-753 from Helsinki shortly ahead of schedule. Joulupukki, arriving in more like fall than winter weather, was welcomed at the airport by schoolchildren from Lipót, in Győr-Sopron county, and kids from kindergartens in Budapest district XVIII. The real Finnish Santa Claus will remain in Hungary until 6 December, visiting several cities as well as Budapest. More »

2014/11/26 21:52:57

Close to the stars – on the ground and in the air: Mercedes-Benz and Budapest Airport working together to improve passenger comfort

Mercedes-Benz Hungária Kft. and Budapest Airport Zrt. signed a long-term partnership agreement on 26 November 2014. In accordance with the cooperation between the two companies, Mercedes-Benz models will be added to the vehicle fleet at the airport, including vehicles used in the handling of air traffic and in operation. Some of these new cars will be manufactured by Hungarian workers at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Kecskemét. More »

2014/11/10 17:03:39

Huge expansion by Air France: four flights per day from Paris

Air France will expand the seat capacity on its Paris-Budapest flight by no less than 60 000 seats during the 2015 summer schedule. The French carrier will operate the new flights with 131-seater Airbus A318 aircraft. The new service departing from Budapest during the early evening hours offers excellent connections via Paris to numerous destinations in North and South America and Africa. More »

2014/11/06 09:29:01

Budapest Airport add yet another new route with SAS Stockholm Arlanda flights from March

Hungary’s capital city airport is already warming up for the summer 2015 with several route network expansion announcements. The latest is for the launch of SAS’ services to Stockholm Arlanda. The four times weekly service will commence on 29 March 2015, using a variety of 737 equipment. More »

2014/11/05 17:28:35

Vueling announces double flight launch to Budapest

Vueling will return to Budapest next year, and will launch flights to the Hungarian capital from two European cities. The Spanish carrier will fly from Barcelona and its recently opened base in Rome to Budapest in the 2015 summer schedule, three times a week on both routes. In addition to the new services due to commence next spring, Vueling will also offer flights during the Christmas and New Year period, for passengers wishing to spend the holiday season in Southern Europe. More »

2014/11/03 14:01:10

Budapest Airport: Amongst the greenest European airports

Although aviation is only responsible for two percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, and airports only generate five percent of the total emissions of the industry, airports around the world are making ever greater efforts to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and improve energy efficiency. Budapest Airport is leading the process amongst European airports, having reduced its emissions by approximately 6000 tons of carbon dioxide during the past two years. This is equivalent to the annual energy consumption of more than 500 households. We asked Gábor Szarvas, director of community relations and environment for Budapest Airport, about their recipe for success and future plans. More »

2014/10/27 17:24:35

Budapest Airport celebrates opening of Emirates daily Dubai flight

The first Emirates Airbus A 330-200 type aircraft landed on time at 11.20 hours local time today on Budapest Airport's Runway 2. This marks an outstanding event in the history of Hungarian civil aviation with the start of daily wide-body operations to the Gulf area by Emirates. More »

2014/10/15 20:43:54

Budapest Airport: Toronto and Montréal from next summer!

Air Transat Canadian airline will start regular weekly flights between the Canadian cities of Toronto, Montréal and Budapest from June 2015. With this Budapest Airport will be able to offer direct trans-Atlantic connection again. The new flight will be served by a wide-body Airbus A 330-200 type aircraft arriving on Thursdays from Toronto making a stop-over in Montréal en route to Budapest. More »

2014/10/14 22:25:18

Budapest Airport: From Car Park to Plane in a Wheelchair

Additional call points, more advanced equipment and transport vehicles, regular training and on-the-job coaching – in summary, this is how Budapest Airport and its partner AMS Assistance are preparing for serving passengers with reduced mobility at the airport arriving in or departing from Budapest. Passengers with Reduced Mobility who need the relevant service can enjoy better comfort ensured by services enhanced each month at the airport. More »

2014/10/09 17:25:08

“The Terrace” opens – with a spectacular view of the airport

The latest spectacular development at Budapest Airport has opened in Terminal 2. As of today – weather permitting – visitors can marvel at the hustle and bustle of the airport whilst sipping a glass of wine or beer, a cocktail or a coffee, from comfortable chairs on “The Terrace”. More »

2014/09/26 15:06:34

Budapest Airport wins another prestigious marketing award

Budapest Airport won a prominent marketing award at the largest global gathering of the aviation industry, the World Routes conference, held in Chicago. The operator of Ferenc Liszt International Airport triumphed in its category in 2011, was voted amongst the best in 2012, and was ranked 20th from several hundred airports throughout the world in 2014, receiving the “highly commended” award. More »

2014/09/22 16:53:58

Opening to the East – Via Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport is a key partner for the government in the international aviation market, as turning Hungary into the gateway to Europe remains a priority. The development of the Hungarian economy provides a good basis and demand for the cargo airlines. These were amongst the most important points emphasized by László Szabó, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Trade, in his opening address at the Freighters and Belly Cargo World Conference in Budapest. More »

2014/09/16 09:48:53

“Danke Ungarn!” billboard on display at Budapest Airport

Budapest, 15 September 2014. As of today, the billboard by the German embassy in Budapest and the German-Hungarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce thanking Hungary for the brave step of opening its border with Austria to East Germans 25 years ago is on display at Budapest Airport as well. More »

2014/09/09 22:05:15

II. Runway Run: Celebrities and top athletes also competed

Runway 13R/31L at Budapest Airport, better known as runway I, echoed from the stamping of running shoes instead of jet engines on Saturday 6 September. For a single morning, the concrete strip belonged to the runners for the II. Runway Run charity race. Several hundred invitees, including top athletes, the members of the Nike Running Club, celebrities and representatives of the media had the opportunity to be part of this unique experience. More »

2014/09/08 15:47:17

More than 600 runners participate in Runway Run 2014

Runners from all over Europe, the United States and Qatar participated in Runway Run 2014, an airport running race organized jointly by Budapest Airport, Nike, Wizz Air and British aviation portal anna.aero. Numerous international representatives from the world of aviation, the members of the Nike Running Club and Wizz Air’s ground and air crews were invited to the unique event. More »

2014/09/05 16:57:00

Budapest Airport registers 9.2 % traffic growth in August

Passenger traffic at the terminals of Budapest Airport continued to grow in August, the busiest of the summer months. Traffic performance in August was 9.2 % higher than in the previous year. London easily retained its leading position amongst the destinations on offer. More »

2014/08/19 17:10:30

’Sziget’ Continues at the Airport

Although Sziget Festival was officially over last Sunday night already, the Sziget vibe lingers for a few days in Terminal 2 of Budapest Airport. The estimated 420 000 visitors at the festival also had a beneficial effect on the passenger numbers of airlines. More »

2014/08/07 15:48:23

Budapest Airport: July traffic flies high again

Budapest Airport recorded another excellent month in July with passenger traffic growing by 8.5 % compared to the same period last year. Airport statistics show that airlines are improving the utilization of their aircraft with higher load factors, and London has kept its position as the number 1 city of origin. More »

2014/08/02 10:12:19

Sauska wines a commercial success at Budapest Airport

The wines of the Sauska Winery from the Villány and Tokaj regions, on offer for tasting to the passengers of Budapest Airport for a month, were a huge success, not only with travelers, but also commercially. It has become something of a tradition for Budapest Airport to present high-quality Hungarian products at the SkyCourt, as part of promotional campaigns. More »

2014/07/28 09:44:44

Budapest Airport: No more queuing

Any passenger can easily bypass the queue at Budapest Airport by using the Fast Track Lane, which is now easier to access than ever before. In the last few days, voucher vending machines have been placed at the entrances to the passenger security screening checkpoint, whereby the Fast Track Lane is accessible in a matter of seconds. Budapest Airport’s popular convenience service is now available to all passengers, based on individual decision or airline entitlement. More »

2014/07/25 13:06:11

Formula 1 cavalcade at Budapest Airport

Formula 1 drivers and teams are arriving at the General Aviation Terminal (GAT) of Budapest Airport one after the other, ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix to be held this weekend. Budapest Airport completed the comprehensive renovation of the GAT just in time for the beginning of the F1 week in Hungary. More »

2014/07/23 14:52:34

Budapest Airport: CO2 Emission Reduced by 15%

The environmental impact – the so-called CO2 footprint – of Budapest Airport has been reduced by no less than 15 percent. The airport of the Hungarian capital joined the initiative of environmentally conscious airports four years ago, and last year managed to achieve a significant reduction of CO2 emission for the first time. More »

2014/07/14 12:56:14

Breaking news: Emirates will fly daily to Budapest from Dubai

It was announced a short time ago in Dubai that Emirates Airline will commence daily scheduled flights between Budapest and Dubai from autumn this year. They will start the service with high-capacity wide-body Airbus A 330s from the very beginning. More »

2014/07/07 23:26:41

Budapest Airport: traffic skyrockets in June

Budapest Airport once again registered record-breaking passenger traffic statistics in June. Never in the history of the airport have so many passengers, 863 994 to be precise, used the terminals during the sixth month of the year. More »

2014/07/03 15:00:07

Red alert at the airport: Vodafone Red Pass promotion

The red alert was issued at Ferenc Liszt International Airport – at least for Vodafone Red clients. These subscribers can expect special treatment at the terminals of Budapest Airport – all they have to do is register on the website www.vodafone.hu/redpass maximum 2 days prior to their flight. More »

2014/07/01 21:30:59

Strategic agreement between Budapest Airport and the Budapest Municipality

An exemplary cooperation agreement is to be signed by the Budapest Municipality and Budapest Airport, primarily aimed at the acceleration of infrastructure and tourism related development projects which are in the interest of the city, the region, and the country alike, agreed Budapest mayor István Tarlós and Budapest Airport CEO Jost Lammers. The Budapest General Assembly approved the document at its session yesterday based on which Budapest and the main international airport of the country will further strengthen their relationship. More »

2014/06/25 09:57:16

Wizz Air will get a new aircraft hangar in Budapest

Wizz Air will have a new aircraft maintenance hangar in Budapest within a year’s time according to the agreement signed today by Budapest Airport and Wizz Air. The signing of the new lease agreement for 15 years was timed to the 10th anniversary of Wizz Air’s operations in Hungary and the arrival of the 8th aircraft to its base in Budapest. More »

2014/06/18 14:09:01

World Cup fever grips Budapest Airport

Passengers departing from Budapest Airport during the games of the World Cup in Brazil will not miss out thanks to a special initiative from the airport operator. Not only are the restaurants at the SkyCourt offering discount menus, but also “World Cup corners” have been established in 9 different locations, so travelers can follow the matches live on television. More »

2014/06/16 11:13:16

New aircraft, new destination from Wizz: Alicante!

Wizz Air has just entered the 8th aircraft into its fleet here in Budapest and launched another important summer destination with Alicante, Spain. The Mediterranean city on the Valencian beach of Costa Blanca is one of the most beautiful summer destinations in Spain. More »

2014/06/04 15:00:53

Another superb milestone: 30 000 likes for BUD on Facebook

Budapest Airport registered another spectacular, albeit virtual achievement this morning, with BUD’s Facebook page receiving no less than 30 000 likes. This is the number of people who regularly follow events happening at Budapest Airport as well as behind the scenes, as BUD’s Facebook page also provides a glimpse into the world of the airport which remains hidden from passengers. More »

2014/06/04 14:54:31

Budapest Airport relocates young birds of prey

No less than 15 protected bird chicks were rescued by Budapest Airport’s bird and wildlife protection specialists from the area of the airport. Every year the airport’s professional game warden collects the newly hatched birds of prey and relocates them to the safety of the Hortobágy National Park. This environmental protection initiative also serves aviation safety purposes. More »

2014/05/29 15:56:53

PEGASUS AIRLINES CONNECTS BUDAPEST TO ISTANBUL AND BEYOND

Turkey’s leading low cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has announced that it will connect Hungarian capital to 38 destinations via İstanbul running four times a week from 16 July. Bookings for the Budapest flights can already be made via the Pegasus Airlines website (www.flypgs.com), with one-way fares from 36.99 EUR (approximately 11.000 HUF). More »

2014/05/22 10:19:47

Successful test of alternative fuel supply at Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport successfully tested, together with kerosene supplier MOL, Rail Cargo Hungary and MÁV, the alternative railway supply route for aviation fuel to the airport. A train with 9 tank wagons delivered approximately 500 tons of jet A-1 type aviation fuel to the newly built train unloading station at Budapest Airport. More »

2014/05/15 13:59:59

BUD is in the air: the airport wins top rankings with its promotions

Budapest Airport scored a 2nd and 3rd ranking in the Hungarian creative marketing competition called “Hipnózis”. The jury awarded a ‘silver medal’ to the so-called trinity promotion of new Hungarian spirit brand variety Unicum Szilva, while the Valentine Day’s video promotion of Budapest Airport received a bronze for its unique creativity. More »

2014/05/14 15:33:00

Budapest Airport: Refurbishment of Runway 1 Making Good Progress

In spite of adverse weather conditions from time to time, the refurbishment of the 3000-meter-long runway 1 of Budapest Airport is progressing in line with the original schedule. The goal of the airport is to fully return the runway to traffic by the end of May, before the start of the summer peak. More »

2014/05/13 14:09:19

Budapest Airport: Soaring Figures in April

The dynamic air traffic growth in Budapest continues: in April, Budapest Airport had 8.1% more passengers than in the same period last year. Flights are operated with better load factors, and the number of air traffic movements (take-offs and landings) also increased. Traffic was again strongest between London and Budapest. More »

2014/05/10 15:04:22

Transavia’s Paris Orly Flight Welcomed With Cake

Transavia’s flight arriving from Paris landed at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport at 13:41 on 29 April 2014 2014. The brand new aircraft of the discount carrier of the Air France-KLM group was welcomed by the airport fire brigade with a water curtain, and from the management of Budapest Airport the crew received a decorative cake fashioned after a French croissant. More »

2014/05/06 10:33:30

New Wizz Air Crew Center Opens

Pilots and flight attendants of Wizz Air can prepare for flights at a new base completed in Terminal 2 of Ferenc Liszt International Airport which is more spacious, more comfortable, and more modern than their previous facility. In the new crew center equipped with locker rooms, showers, and a kitchenette, pilots receive relevant information about their next flights as well as meteorological reports and all other important data required for the smooth and safe completion of their flights. More »

2014/04/24 15:52:00

Quality service rules: BUD lands in the highest tier of European airports

Budapest Airport has reached an all-time high passenger service quality rating, according to the 2014 Q1 ASQ survey. The airport that has just been awarded the Best Eastern European Airport 2013 Skytrax Award has improved in every section of the service quality survey, based on feedback from passengers. More »

2014/04/23 15:15:40

Only the best from Tokaj

Passengers are in for a real treat at the SkyCourt in April. As part of a new trinity promotion, the best wines from the world-famous Tokaj region are being presented. More »

2014/04/23 15:16:58

Geese and goose liver at the terminal

In the wake of the popular mangalitsa figures exhibited last year, new farm animals have appeared at the terminal More »

2014/04/22 15:44:26

Tokaj wine and goose liver – the biggest hits at Budapest Airport during Easter

Tokaj wine and Hungarian goose liver will be the biggest hits at Budapest Airport during the 2014 Easter travel season. Thanks to tripartite cooperation between the airport operator, Heinemann Duty Free and Hungarian manufacturers, Budapest Airport will be presenting the products of Royal Tokaji and Merian in a special promotion forming the centerpiece of its spring commercial offer. More »

2014/04/22 15:41:37

General aviation terminal to be refurbished for the Formula 1 grand prix

Budapest Airport and Celebi Ground Handling Hungary have signed a five-year lease and reconstruction contract for the refurbishment of the general aviation terminal (GAT) at Budapest Airport. The GAT is used by the passengers of small and large private aircraft and business jets which do not operate as scheduled flights, but rather as privately owned or leased general aviation aircraft or luxury jets. More »

2014/04/22 15:41:14

Best March performance on record

Budapest Airport recorded the highest level of traffic ever for the month of March. According to recently published statistics, 662 575 arriving and departing passengers used the terminals and the services of Budapest Airport last month. More »

2014/04/11 13:41:59

Amazing new world record set at Budapest Airport

Nearly 90 tons – this is the weight of a completely empty Airbus A300 cargo aircraft, with some kerosene in its tanks. Strongman Zsolt “Popeye” Sinka, the holder of several Hungarian and world records, moved and pulled DHL Express’s aircraft on the Terminal 1 apron at Budapest Airport. More »

2014/04/11 13:40:43

Leeds reloaded: Jet2.com re-launches Budapest-Leeds flight

The direct aerial connection between Leeds in Central England and Budapest has been restored today. British low cost carrier Jet2.com, based at Leeds-Bradford Airport, decided to re-launch its flight to the Hungarian capital on the back of substantial passenger demand. More »

2014/04/11 13:39:14

UP to Tel Aviv: New low-cost flight to Israel

Budapest Airport was the scene of yet another flight opening ceremony this morning as the Tel Aviv flight operated by the new Israeli low cost carrier UP arrived for the first time. Similarly to numerous other large airlines, El Al has established its own low cost carrier, which will fly to Budapest, Berlin, Prague, Kiev and Larnaca in Cyprus. More »

2014/04/01 16:26:46

Fantastic offer: Free parking for Air France-KLM passengers at Budapest Airport

Air France-KLM passengers could park free of charge at Budapest Airport in May, thanks to a special collaboration between Budapest Airport and Air France- KLM, one of the world’s largest airline groups. The special offer will last until the middle of May, and is designed to encourage more passengers to use Budapest Airport and its services. More »

2014/04/01 13:15:23

Air Serbia launches new Belgrade-Budapest flight

The inaugural flight of Serbian national carrier Air Serbia arrived exactly at 8.00 hours (on time) in Budapest this morning. From now on, Air Serbia will commute daily between the Serbian and Hungarian capitals with 66-seater ATR-72 type turboprop aircraft. More »

2014/04/01 11:50:19

Norwegian’s London-Budapest flight up and running

Norwegian Air Shuttle’s first flight from London Gatwick Airport touched down on the concrete of runway 31 R at Budapest Airport at precisely 3:00 p.m. this afternoon. During the 2014 summer schedule, the recognizable red and white aircraft of the Norwegian carrier will commute three times a week between the Hungarian and British capitals. More »

2014/03/28 11:03:03

Budapest Airport celebrates Earth Hour with 15% reduction in CO2 emissions

As is now traditional, Budapest Airport is once again participating in the voluntary environmental initiative called Earth Hour, for the fourth time. The aim of the global campaign is to call attention to problems caused by environmental pollution and overconsumption. The airport operator’s energy rationalization efforts are best illustrated by the fact that in 2013, it managed to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 15% compared to the previous year. The improvement in the quantity of CO2 released is equivalent to the annual emissions of 115 average Hungarian households. More »

2014/03/27 12:26:50

Budapest Airport declared Skytrax ‘Best Airport – Eastern Europe’

Budapest Airport was last night named as winner of ‘Best Airport – Eastern Europe’ at the Skytrax World Airport Awards ceremony at the Passenger Terminal EXPO 2014 conference and exhibition in the heart of Barcelona’s new business district. More »

2014/03/25 17:09:18

BUD’s summer hots up with eight new routes and four new airlines

Budapest Airport is in line to continue its best-ever start to a year in a decade, adding eight new routes and welcoming four new airlines for the S14 timetable. Recording an 8% increase in passenger traffic in February alone, the expanding summer schedule highlights the airport’s trend of continued growth. More »

2014/03/18 15:19:31

Customers returning to Budapest Airport’s car parks en masse

The utilization of Budapest Airport’s car parks is increasing rapidly. The completely revamped parking product range and the truly competitive tariffs introduced in conjunction with the online parking booking system are luring back motorists who have not used the airport car parks during the past few years. Since its debut last year, nearly 10 000 customers have used the online parking booking system. More »

2014/03/18 15:12:05

Szamos Chocolate and Marzipan in SkyCourt

In March, passengers may have a unique experience of delicious sweets in SkyCourt once again. More »

2014/03/05 15:22:52

Budapest uses ITB springboard to pursue “most wanted” routes, including several unserved German destinations

Budapest Airport is using its presence at ITB this week to push for a range of highly desired new routes and frequencies, especially the launch of flights to its “most wanted” unserved points within Germany: Dresden, Hannover, Leipzig/Halle, Memmingen and Nuremberg. More »

2014/03/05 15:20:10

Budapest Airport returns to the Travel exhibition

Budapest Airport returned to the Travel 2014 exhibition with numerous new flights arriving in Budapest and a significantly expanded retail offer. One of the interesting features about the airport operator’s stand at this year’s exhibition is that some airline representatives will be available at the stand for direct meetings. More »

2014/02/19 17:31:23

This was Valentine’s Day at Budapest Airport

A large number of people shared the video of Valentine’s Day at Budapest Airport in the space of a few hours. The airport operator conjured up a surprise for passengers bidding farewell to their loved ones at the terminal. Tears of joy and lots of laughter in the best video of the year so far from Budapest Airport. More »

2014/02/17 12:59:34

Baku-Budapest cargo air bridge

Silk Way West Airlines of Azerbaijan has announced that from 1st March 2014 they are planning to start two weekly flights to Budapest with Boeing 767-300F cargo aircraft. This means that after the launch of Budapest-Baku passenger flights by Wizz Air in June last year from March 2014 there will be regular air freight connection between Azerbaijan and Hungary. More »

2014/02/14 10:18:30

Great offers tuned for flying

Download our online vouchers for a special Macaron or crispy Kettle chips! More »

2014/02/07 11:27:27

Award winners recognized at the 7th annual aviation awards gala in Budapest

A total of 12 different airlines and service providers were acknowledged by Budapest Airport at the traditional Aviation Gala held at the elegant Terminal 1 Event Center. Stakeholders from all areas of the aviation industry in Hungary see good prospects for growth in 2014. More »

2014/02/07 09:01:06

Lovable discounts at the car parks

During the week of Valentine’s Day, we are trying to delight our passengers to create a more exciting mood for the month of February. More »

2014/02/07 09:01:48

Love on the road – Valentine’s Day messages for everyone

You are far away from your loved ones on Valentine’s Day, or would just like them to know that you are thinking of them even whilst traveling? More »

2014/02/07 08:59:53

Offers for two at the restaurants in February

February is the month of love, so we will try to remind passengers of the spirit of love with little surprises at the terminal throughout the month. More »

2014/02/07 08:55:20

Qatar Airways voted Hungarian passengers’ favorite airline again

Qatar Airways once again emerged victorious in the independent poll called “My Airline 2013”, organized by the largest Hungarian airline ticket distributor. This was the second time that Hungarian passengers submitted their opinions about their flights, based on the invitation of Weco-Online Kft., the operator of airline booking website repjegy.hu. More »

2014/02/07 08:53:38

Budapest Airport reorganizes the collection of donations at Terminal 2

As of 1 February, Budapest Airport will increase the number of organizations permitted to collect donations at Terminal 2 to three. The three charities were selected in an invitational tender, and will be able to collect donations from passengers, expected to run into millions of forints, in a total of six locations for a year. The airport operator will facilitate the placement of money boxes at Terminals 2A, 2B and the SkyCourt. More »

2014/02/03 11:58:17

Creative Advertisers at the Airport

Clear Channel Outdoor Hungary, a partner of Budapest Airport, and specialist publication Kreatív presented advertising possibilities offered by Budapest Airport to leading marketing professional at a joint reception. At the event organized in the SkyCourt at Terminal 2 of Budapest Airport, the utilization of state-of-the-art digital media was also discussed. More »

2014/02/03 10:18:34

Budapest Airport Performs Better

Budapest Airport’s evaluation by passengers had never been as high as in 2013. Based on the independent survey conducted with the help of anonymous questionnaires introduced in 2006, the airport and its services showed improvements concerning all criteria in the eyes of passengers. Regarding several important criteria, Budapest Airport was placed between the top European airports and high above the European average in general. More »

2014/01/29 15:53:15

Dear Passengers,

a pan-European industrial solidarity action is being held by air traffic controllers in several countries on Thursday, 30 January 2014. More »

2014/01/29 10:36:22

Modest but stable growth in 2013

In spite of the difficult situation for the economy and European aviation, passenger traffic at Ferenc Liszt International Airport grew in 2013, albeit by a modest extent. According to official figures, Budapest Airport handled 8 520 880 passengers, which represents growth of 0.2% compared to 2012. The overall value of developments implemented by Budapest Airport since its privatization exceeded 100 billion HUF by the end of last year. More »

2014/01/17 10:58:17

Paris, Istanbul – but not with the Orient Express

Budapest Airport’s partner airlines have announced new flights and frequency increases on existing routes. Transavia France recently stated that it will launch a flight to Paris Orly Airport during the summer schedule, whilst Turkish Airlines will offer three flights per day to Istanbul as of this summer. More »