Car Hire Budapest Airport (BUD)

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Budapest Airport, Budapest, Hungary
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Suzuki Swift or comparable
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • Man.
Megadrive
£ 10.09 / per day
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Economy
VW Polo or comparable
VW Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Buchbinder
£ 12.73 / per day
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Compact
Opel Astra or comparable
Opel Astra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 20.09 / per day
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Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 24.74 / per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Minivan
Toyota Verso or comparable
Toyota Verso
  • 7x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Schiller Rent
£ 37.63 / per day
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Minivan
Ford Transit Minibus or comparable
Ford Transit Minibus
  • 9x
  • 4x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
GM Rentacar
£ 51.10 / per day
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Full-size
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid or comparable
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 67.60 / per day
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Premium
Mercedes Benz GLC Aut. or comparable
Mercedes Benz GLC Aut.
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 98.39 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 14:29 on 2020-02-04.

Travel Information

Language
Hungarian
Currency
HUF
Dialing code
36
Average car hire length
6 days
Budget car hire price
£ 29.04 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.00%
Budapest Airport Car Hire

Airport Car Hire

Get your rental car at Budapest Airport! Then enjoy the view as you cross the Danube, driving over Árpád Bridge, Margaret Bridge, or Chain Bridge. Head into the center and visit landmarks like the Royal Palace, Buda Castle, the Savoyai Terrace, and Fisherman’s Bastion.

Budapest has plenty to offer. Visit the National Gallery and the Ethnographic Museum or drive your rental to the city’s thermal baths and spas. Take a tram to Margaret Island, a peaceful hideaway in the middle of Budapest, with medieval ruins, a water park, musical fountains, playgrounds, and lots more to do. Find a Hungarian restaurant and try some goulash, pörkölt stew or halászlé soup!

Budapest is an awesome destination, but why not see even more? With a longer term car rental you can visit the Hungarian countryside and Lake Balaton, or even drive all the way to Austria, Slovakia, or Romania. Picking up your rental car at Budapest Airport and dropping it off at a different location is easy. Start planning your adventure now!

Budapest Airport is also known as Ferenc Liszt International Airport, Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér, and Ferehegy.

Top international routes

Main airlines

Wizz Air, Ryanair, easyJet, Eurowings, LOT Polish Airlines, and Norwegian Air Shuttle

Terminals

Terminal 2A is used for flights inside the Schengen Area, and Terminal 2B is used for flights outside the Schengen Area. They’re connected via the SkyCourt building that also serves as a shopping and waiting area. Another area, Pier 2B, is currently under construction.

Location

Budapest airport is 16 km (9.9 miles) southeast of the city center. Highway 4 and Ulloi Street are the main roads connecting the airport to Budapest.

Most popular types of hire car

  • Station wagons - starting at £ 44 per day
  • Large cars - starting at £ 49 per day
  • Medium cars - starting at £ 39 per day
  • People Carriers/Vans - starting at £ 69 per day
  • Small cars - starting at £ 24 per day
  • SUVs - starting at £ 64 per day

Top car hire companies

  • FOX AUTORENT (Tel: +36704554033)
  • National (Tel: +3617707070)
  • Schiller Rent (Tel: +36308162065)
  • Enterprise (Tel: +3617707070)
  • SIXT (Tel: +3612960158)
  • Europcar (Tel: +3614218370)
  • Keddy (Tel: +3614218370)
  • Alamo (Tel: +3617707070)
  • Buchbinder (Tel: +3612966610)
  • Avis (Tel: +3612966421)
  • Budget (Tel: +36709318001)
  • Megadrive (Tel: +362966610 / +36303483399)
  • Global Rent a Car (Tel: +36303483399 / +3612966610)
  • Ace Rent a car (Tel: 36704500555 / 3172487251)
  • RightCars (Tel: +3612732779)
  • GM Rentacar (Tel: +36306227959)

Car hire desks

Most are located in the arrivals hall of Terminal 2B.

Services and facilities

You’ll find cafeterias and restaurants, stores and duty-free shops, ATMs and numerous lounges. There’s a luggage storage service on the ground floor of the SkyCourt corridor next to reception H. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest petrol station

Shell gas station is at Vecsés, Fő street, 2200, right next to Highway 4, which connects Budapest Airport to the city center. It's less than ten minutes from the airport. There are other gas stations nearby.

Popular one-way hires

Airport information

Score
7.7
  • Getting to the airport 7.6
  • Check-in desks 7.9
  • Facilities and services 7.6
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.8
  • Dining and car hire services 7.1
  • Lounge 6.4

Budapest Airport (BUD)

  • IATA: BUD
  • ICAO: LHBP
  • Airport name: Budapest Airport (BUD)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 151 m / 495 ft
  • Runway Surface: Concrete
  • Passengers (per year): 13,097,239
  • Distance from the city centre: 9.9 miles / 16 km ESE of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +36 (1) 296 7000
  • Email: info@bud.hu

Top 2 Destinations around Budapest Airport

  1. Car Hire at Budapest, City Centre starting at £ 9.82 per day
  2. Car Hire at Debrecen Airport starting at £ 34.24 per day
    177.5 km / 110.3 miles away

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During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Budapest Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Budapest Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Budapest Airport
£ 45.29
January
£ 29.31
February
£ 22.56
March
£ 98.51
April
£ 34.22
May
£ 33.64
June
£ 47.96
July
£ 30.09
August
£ 29.26
September
£ 20.40
October
£ 27.79
November
£ 36.86
December
At Budapest Airport, October is the cheapest month to hire a car with prices starting at £ 20.40 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is April with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 98.51. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 38. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What is the most popular number of days which people hire a car for at Budapest Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Budapest Airport keep them for an average of 9 days during in November, while those picking up their cars in January keep them for an average of 7.
Average Hire Length at Budapest Airport
7
January
7
February
7
March
7
April
7
May
8
June
8
July
7
August
7
September
7
October
9
November
8
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Budapest Airport?

Though Budapest Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in May. in December is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Monthly Car Hire Searches at Budapest Airport Compared to the Yearly Average
89%
January
89%
February
88%
March
109%
April
154%
May
107%
June
142%
July
120%
August
78%
September
81%
October
72%
November
71%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Megadrive Ford Focus 4 2 Medium cars
Megadrive Suzuki Swift 2 1 Small cars
Megadrive Opel Crossland X 4 2 Large cars
Buchbinder BMW 1 Series 4 3 Large cars
Megadrive Fiat Punto 3 2 Small cars
Buchbinder VW Polo 3 1 Small cars
Megadrive Opel Combo 5 3 Station wagons
Buchbinder Ford Focus 4 2 Medium cars
Alamo Citroen C3 4 2 Small cars
Megadrive Ford Tourneo Connect 5 2 People Carriers/Vans

Top 16 Hire Companies for Budapest Airport in 2020

FOX AUTORENT
FOX AUTORENT
Remarkable 9.6
+36704554033
2220 Vecsés, Üllői street 849
National
National
Remarkable 9.2
+3617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
Schiller Rent
Schiller Rent
Remarkable 9.2
+36308162065
Vecses, Lorinci u. 130/a, 2220, Budapest
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.8
+3617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7
+3612960158
Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Terminal 2B, 1180
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6
+3614218370
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6
+3614218370
FERIHEGY AIRPORT, TERMINAL 2B
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.5
+3617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
Buchbinder
Buchbinder
Outstanding 8.5
+3612966610
Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetkozi Repuloter, 1185
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+3612966421
Liszt Ferenc Airport T2b Avis Desk Terminal 2b
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+36709318001
Liszt Ferenc Intern. Airport Terminal 2b - Arrivals Hall
Megadrive
Megadrive
Great 7.8
+362966610 / +36303483399
Terminal 2B Arrivals, Budapest BUD Liszt Ferenc Nemzetkozi Repuloter, 1185
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Great 7.7
+36303483399 / +3612966610
Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Term 2B, 1180
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Great 7.5
36704500555 / 3172487251
Ulloi 829
RightCars
RightCars
Great 7.3
+3612732779
Budapest, 1185
GM Rentacar
GM Rentacar
Great 7
+36306227959
Vecses, Lincoln road 1

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