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Budapest airport car hire

Airport Code: BUD

The largest of Hungary's five international airports, Budapest Ferihegy International Airport, BUD, is located just 16 km southeast of the centre of Budapest.  Its international connections include Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and North America.

A recent renovation in 2007 earned Ferihegy Airport Europe's most prestigious heritage preservation prize, the Europa Nostra award.  The joint award of the European Commission and of the Europa Nostra was awarded for the renovation of the protected monument spaces, the central hall, the gallery, and the furniture at T1. 

This award winning airport also houses an open-air aircraft museum in their Terminal 2. After a visit to their museum you can set out for the sights of the city in your Budapest Airport car hire.

For car rental in Budapest Ferihegy Airport you can find counters for the main car hire companies in terminals 2A and 2B, at Budapest Ferihegy Airport. These car rental companies include:

  • Sixt
  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Europcar
  • National Alamo
  • Hertz

Book your Budapest car hire vehicle in advance and get the cheapest deals on 7 seater, 9 seater, luxury car and all other types of rental car for collection from Budapest Ferihegy Airport.

For cheap car rental in Budapest, Hungary book in advance with us. The best way to tour Budapest is with your own rental car, this allows you to move around more comfortably and avoid the hassles of public transportation. Our book engine on the right will find for you the cheapest car hire offers in Budapest Airport.

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: Budapest, Hungary

Airport Code: BUD

Telephone: +36(0)1 296 7000

Distance: Budapest city || 10 Miles / 16 km / 28 minutes by rental car from Downtown Budapest

Address: Budapest Ferihegy Airport H 1675 Budapest Pf 53 Hungary

Timezone: GMT+1

Population: 1,712,210


Hungarian Parliament Building

The neo-Gothic Parliament building is a stunning example of mastery in architecture.  Inside you will find treasures such as the Hungarian Crown Jewels.

It can be visited by land with your Budapest car hire or from the water, where an amphibious sightseeing bus provides excellent views of its exterior.

Mátyás Prince Restaurants

If you want to experience the culture of Budapest make sure to stop off for some traditional Hungarian cuisine and café life. Although your options around town will include many recognizable favourites and fast food, you can get the real deal at an authentic and world famous Hungarian eatery in one of the Mátyás Prince Restaurants.

Matthias Church

A true jewel of Budapest, the Seven-Hundred year-old Matthias church and its surroundings should definitely be on your list of things to see.  Next to the church is an equestrian statue of the first king of Hungary, King Saint Stephen.  

Just behind that is the Fisherman's Bastion, which opens out to a panoramic view of the whole city, a great place to plot your route with your car hire in Budapest, Hungary.

Day Trips

The Former Royal Palace

This building has seen a devastating series of battles and wars ever since the thirteenth century.  The Palace is known as one of the symbols of Hungary and today it houses two impressive museums, as well as the National Széchenyi

Castle Hill

The historic Castle Hill, the River Danube embankments and the whole of Andrássy út have been officially recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  There are three churches in the Castle District, six museums, and a whole days worth of interesting buildings.  

Traverse this historic area by cheap car hire from Budapest airport and enjoy viewing all Budapest has to offer at your own pace.

Statue Park

Maybe you didn't come to Budapest to get these kind of kicks, but located just outside the city is a theme park, with a very different theme indeed.  In between the thrills and excitement you can admire several striking statues of the Communist era, interesting to say the least!


Margitsziget Hotel

1138 Budapest


Tel: +36-1-889-4752

Fax: +36-1-889-4988

Hotel Normafa

1121 Budapest,

Eötvös út 52-54.

Fax: 0036 1 395 6504

Tel: 0036 1 395 6505

Airlines Providing Airport Services to Budapest, Hungary

  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeroflot
  • Aerosvit Airlines
  • Air France
  • Air Malta
  • Alitalia
  • Austrian
  • British Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Carpatair
  • Czech Airlines
  • Delta
  • EasyJet
  • Egyptair
  • El AL Israel
  • Finnair
  • Germanwings
  • Hainan Airlines
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