Car Rental Budapest Airport (BUD)

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Budapest Airport, Budapest, Hungary
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 2x
  • No
  • Man.
Megadrive
$16.04 / per day
Economy
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Schiller Rent
$18.68 / per day
Compact
Opel Astra or similar
Opel Astra
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
FOX AUTORENT
$30.52 / per day
Intermediate
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
GM Rentacar
$43.92 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Full-size
Suzuki Vitara or similar
Suzuki Vitara
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Alamo
$69.03 / per day
Minivan
OPEL ZAFIRA or similar
OPEL ZAFIRA
  • 7x
  • 4x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Enterprise
$76.36 / per day
Minivan
Ford Galaxy 2.0 Trend or similar
Ford Galaxy 2.0 Trend
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
SIXT
$107.23 / per day
Minivan
Ford Transit Minibus or similar
Ford Transit Minibus
  • 9x
  • 4x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
GM Rentacar
$64.69 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Hungarian
Currency
HUF
Country code
36
Average car rental length
8 days
Economy car rental price
$32.24 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.00%
Budapest Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

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 rental car

Economy, Mini, Compact, Van, SUV

Top car rental companies

RightCars, Alamo, Europcar, Keddy, SIXT, ACE Rent a Car, and Enterprise.

Car rental 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 gas 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 rentals

Airport info

Rating
7.7
  • Getting to the airport 7.6
  • Departure and check-in 7.9
  • Terminal facilities 7.6
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.8
  • Restaurants and car rental 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 City: 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 Locations near Budapest Airport

  1. 177.5 km / 110.3 miles away

When are car rental prices cheapest at Budapest Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Budapest Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Budapest Airport
$59.35
January
$38.41
February
$29.57
March
$129.09
April
$44.84
May
$44.08
June
$62.85
July
$39.42
August
$38.35
September
$26.74
October
$36.41
November
$48.30
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Budapest Airport is October when prices for an Economy class start from $26.74. You can see that this is 46% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 79% cheaper than renting a car in April (when rental prices start at $129.09 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Budapest Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in November the average rental period is 9 days, while in January, the average rental period is only 7 days.
Average Rental 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 is the busiest car rental month at Budapest Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Budapest Airport in May, while the fewest number of travelers rent in December.
Budapest Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
89%
January
89%
February
88%
March
109%
April
154%
May
107%
June
142%
July
120%
August
78%
September
81%
October
72%
November
71%
December

Our Customers Reviews

United States of America (USA)
Opel Astra
September 2, 2019
Definitely do an internet search before renting. Without compromising the quality of service and the quality of car you can cut your rental rate significantly. Dicover provided great pricing and service.

Top 16 Suppliers for Budapest Airport in 2019

FOX AUTORENT
FOX AUTORENT
Exceptional 9.6
0036 704 554 033
2220 Vecsés, Üllői street 849
SIXT
Exceptional 9.4
0036 12 960 158
Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Terminal 2B, 1180
National
National
Exceptional 9.2
003617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
Schiller Rent
Schiller Rent
Exceptional 9.2
0036 308 162 065
Vecses, Lorinci u. 130/a, 2220, Budapest
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
003617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
Europcar
Excellent 8.8
+3614218370
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Megadrive
Excellent 8.8
0036 2 966 610
Terminal 2B Arrivals, Budapest BUD Liszt Ferenc Nemzetkozi Repuloter, 1185 Hungary
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+3614218370
FERIHEGY AIRPORT, TERMINAL 2B
Alamo
Excellent 8.5
003617707070
LISZT FERENC INTERNATIONAL APT,
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
00361 2 966 421
Liszt Ferenc Airport T2b Avis Desk Terminal 2b
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
0036 709 318 001
Liszt Ferenc Intern. Airport Terminal 2b - Arrivals Hall
Buchbinder
Excellent 8.4
00361 2 966 610
Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetkozi Repuloter, 1185
Global Rent a Car
Global Rent a Car
Very good 7.7
0036 303 483 399
Arrival hall Terminal 2, 1185 Budapest
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 7.5
36704500555, 317-248-7251
Ulloi 829
RightCars
RightCars
Very good 7.3
+3612732779
Budapest, 1185
GM Rentacar
GM Rentacar
Very good 7
0036 306 227 959
Vecses, Lincoln road 1

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