Airports handle not only passengers but also considerable quantities of cargos. BUD Airport can be considered a center also in international cargo transportation and Budapest Airport operating
the Airport believes that serving cargo carriers is an at least as important economic activity as
serving passengers.

Mr József Kossuth
Cargo Manager
Tel: +36 1 296 6264
Send an e-mail

If you want to ship any goods from Budapest Airport please contact any of the forwarding
agents for assistance.
For handling enquiries please contact the handling agents at Budapest Airport
Celebi Ground Handling
Cargo Handling, Aircraft Handling, Passenger Handling
Phone: +36 1 2965912
Farnair Handling
Cargo Handling, Aircraft Handling
Phone: +36 29 554 950
Malév Ground Handling
Cargo Handling, Aircraft Handling, Passenger Handling
Phone: +36 70 669 76 12

Traffic statistics for Cargo

BUD - Cargo volume and freighter movements 2009 - 2012 More »

DHL EXPRESS OPENS NEW FACILITIES IN FIRST PHASE OF BUDAPEST AIRPORT CARGO EXPANSION EUR160 million BUD:2020 Development Programme state-of-the-art express facilities handed over

Two state-of-the-art express facilities have opened at Budapest Airport, as part of the EUR160 million (HUF50 billion) BUD:2020 Development Programme More »


The Central European hub handles 72,161 tonnes of cargo, and prepares for new US flights More »

Two Russian jumbo jets moved the Red Bull Air Race to Kazan

Two Boeing B747-400F cargo aircraft with payload of 120 tons each were needed for moving the Red Bull Air Race planes and part of their gear from Budapest to Kazan in Russia. The extraordinary cargo was carried by Russian airline AirBridge Cargo. More »

Budapest Airport participates in Sino-Hungarian logistics forum in Shanghai

Hungary and Budapest Airport may play a leading role in further expanding economic cooperation between China and Central Eastern Europe. This was the main message at an economic forum held under the sponsorship of the Consulate General of Hungary in Shanghai, with the participation of a series of key players, ranging from the postal services of the two countries, logistics and e-commerce operators to cargo airlines. More »

Budapest Airport Welcomes Qatar Airways Cargo

Regular cargo flights started to operate between Budapest and Doha as Qatar Airways Cargo launched new routes between the Qatari capital and the CEE region. The first flight landed in Budapest today, opening a twice-weekly service, operating on Thursdays and Sundays. More »

Turkish Cargo increase frequency

Turkish Cargo has increased the frequency of its flight to Budapest to two a week. Turkish Airlines’ cargo subsidiary sees considerable opportunities in the Hungarian market, and plans further frequency and capacity increases. More »

Another giant aircraft makes its debut in Budapest

Boeing’s latest and largest aircraft landed at Budapest Airport in the early hours of 17th October, as part of the first commercial flight made by the Boeing 747-8F. More »