Cheap flights from Chicago to Budapest

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Flight information for Chicago to Budapest
(CHI to BUD)

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Best Price Found$435The best flight deal from Chicago to Budapest found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $435
Fastest flight time13h 15mThe fastest flight from Chicago to Budapest takes 13h 15m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Chicago to Budapest. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Chicago Midway Airport - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl Airport and Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl Airport.
Airports in Budapest1 airportThere is 1 airport near Budapest: Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl (BUD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Budapest

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Budapest?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Budapest from Chicago is February. Most expensive is June

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Budapest?

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Monday. The most expensive is typically Thursday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Budapest?

in the morning

Chicago to Budapest flights are approximately 12% more expensive at noon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Budapest from Chicago?

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Aer Lingus, American Airlines, and Brussels Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Budapest

What is the cheapest Chicago to Budapest flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl for the best Chicago - Budapest flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to Budapest flights?

47 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Budapest is approximately 47 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to Budapest

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to Budapest by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Oct 22
ORD12:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 25m
1 stop
BUD4:00 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Nov 1
BUD7:35 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
12h 50m
1 stop
ORD8:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Jan 13
ORD3:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
32h 00m
1 stop
BUD11:35 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Jan 20
BUD10:35 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
29h 55m
1 stop
ORD4:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Dec 2
ORD2:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
19h 50m
1 stop
BUD10:00 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Dec 9
BUD10:35 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
29h 55m
1 stop
ORD4:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Nov 13
ORD1:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
22h 10m
1 stop
BUD11:10 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Nov 20
BUD10:35 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
29h 55m
1 stop
ORD4:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Jan 13
ORD3:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
18h 25m
1 stop
BUD10:00 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Jan 18
BUD1:50 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
25h 40m
1 stop
ORD3:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Iberia
Oct 10
ORD12:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 25m
1 stop
BUD4:00 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Oct 16
BUD11:35 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
27h 45m
2 stops
ORD3:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Budapest

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Budapest, view some of our deals below provided by Iberia and Turkish Airlines
Iberia
Jan 7
ORD2:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
19h 45m
1 stop
BUD9:55 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
Jan 7
ORD5:15 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 00m
2 stops
BUD1:15 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 2
ORD3:01 amChicago O'Hare Intl
33h 19m
3 stops
BUD12:20 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Search last-minute flights to Budapest from Chicago

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to Budapest
LOT
Sep 21
ORD5:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
30h 50m
1 stop
BUD12:20 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Oct 5
BUD5:50 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
16h 30m
1 stop
ORD10:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 21
ORD7:35 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 35m
1 stop
BUD9:10 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Sep 30
BUD5:05 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
31h 50m
1 stop
ORD12:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 22
ORD5:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
14h 40m
1 stop
BUD8:15 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Sep 30
BUD4:10 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
20h 45m
1 stop
ORD12:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
LOT
Sep 21
ORD5:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
12h 35m
1 stop
BUD6:05 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Oct 1
BUD8:30 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
13h 50m
1 stop
ORD10:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 24
ORD7:35 amChicago O'Hare Intl
24h 40m
1 stop
BUD8:15 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Oct 14
BUD4:10 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
28h 30m
1 stop
ORD8:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
Sep 21
ORD7:35 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 35m
1 stop
BUD9:10 pmBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
Oct 14
BUD5:05 amBudapest Ferenc Liszt Intl
15h 35m
1 stop
ORD8:40 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to Budapest with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
PriceFrom $258
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.5
7.4

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

7.6

Food

Reviews

Great crew. Friendly and attentive!

1 / 10
LOT
PriceFrom $521
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.2

Boarding

7.2

Comfort

7.8

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.9

Food

Reviews

They gave me terrible time at check in in Odessa

1 / 10
Air Canada
PriceFrom $527
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.5
7.8

Boarding

7.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

5.9

Food

Reviews

The food selection has been better in the past but due to Covid it is understandable. This particular flight did not have any entertainment and the Air Canada App did not work to access movies.

1 / 10
Finnair
PriceFrom $535
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.9

Boarding

7.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

7.1

Food

Reviews

Great experience!

1 / 9
Turkish Airlines
PriceFrom $537
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.0

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Pros: nothing.

Cons: everything.

1 / 10
Brussels Airlines
PriceFrom $543
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
6.9

Boarding

6.9

Comfort

7.3

Crew

6.1

Entertainment

5.8

Food

Reviews

Crew members were very helpful, friendly and dedicated. The flight was punctual and inside very clean.

1 / 6
American Airlines
PriceFrom $554
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $561
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
British Airways
PriceFrom $566
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.9
7.3

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

Pozitive

1 / 10
SWISS
PriceFrom $567
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.5
8.8

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.9

Crew

8.0

Entertainment

8.4

Food

Reviews

Great flight

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are LOT, Lufthansa, and American Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like LOT that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl by plane?

    There are 4809.2 mi between Chicago and Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 14h 00m.


Can I fly to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Not applicable for Hungarian citizens, Travelers entitled for permanent residence in Hungary and Travellers who have a valid residence permit issued by the Aliens Police Authority. Relevant documents must be presented.


Can I fly back to Chicago from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl?

Returning to Chicago from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

If you are planning to travel to Budapest at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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