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BUD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: BUD / LHBP
Airport Names:
  1. Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
  2. Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér
Location: Budapest, Hungary
GPS Coordinates: 47°26'21"N by 19°15'42"E
Area Served: Budapest, Hungary
Operator/Owner: Budapest Airport Zrt.
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 495 feet (151 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD):

  • This time, the Hungarian State, sole owner of the airport, opted for a partial privatisation with the integration of a private strategic partner with international experience.
  • In 1980, the number of landing aircraft and passengers served reached 32,642 and 1,780,000, respectively.
  • The furthest airport from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is located 11,639 miles (18,730 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • In addition to being known as "Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport", another name for BUD is "Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér".
  • The closest airport to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD) is Sliač Airport (SLD), which is located 83 miles (134 kilometers) N of BUD.
  • All of the airports runways are equipped with an ILS CAT II.
  • Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport handled 8,520,880 passengers last year.
  • Originally called Budapest Ferihegy International Airport, on 25 March 2011 it was officially renamed Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, in honour of the Hungarian pianist and composer Franz Liszt The change caused some controversy because the Committee of Geographical Names, which is the sole competent body in naming geographical objects, suggested another version – Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér, Budapest–Ferihegy – in order to keep the historical name.
  • Ferihegy is the name of the neighbourhood around the airport.
  • Sky Court, the new expansion project including shops, restaurants and lounges, also connecting Terminals 2A and 2B was opened on 27 March 2011.
  • Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD) has 2 runways.
  • Because of Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport's relatively low elevation of 495 feet, planes can take off or land at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
183.03 miles (133.62 km) NSliač Airport (SLD)Sliač, SlovakiaView Sliač Airport on a map Set SLD as destination Airport Get more information about Sliač Airport
285.79 miles (138.06 km) NEMiskolc Airport (MCQ)Miskolc, HungaryView Miskolc Airport on a map Set MCQ as destination Airport Get more information about Miskolc Airport
3105.33 miles (169.52 km) NWPiešťany Airport (PZY)Piešťany, SlovakiaView Piešťany Airport on a map Set PZY as destination Airport Get more information about Piešťany Airport
4107.66 miles (173.26 km) WNWBratislava Airport (BTS)Bratislava, SlovakiaView Bratislava Airport on a map Set BTS as destination Airport Get more information about Bratislava Airport
5109.97 miles (176.99 km) EDebrecen International Airport (DEB)Debrecen, Hajdú-Bihar, HungaryView Debrecen International Airport on a map Set DEB as destination Airport Get more information about Debrecen International Airport
6111.81 miles (179.94 km) WSWHévíz-Balaton Airport (SOB)Sármellék, HungaryView Hévíz-Balaton Airport on a map Set SOB as destination Airport Get more information about Hévíz-Balaton Airport
7121.56 miles (195.63 km) NNEPoprad-Tatry Airport (TAT)Poprad, SlovakiaView Poprad-Tatry Airport on a map Set TAT as destination Airport Get more information about Poprad-Tatry Airport
8124.51 miles (200.37 km) NEKošice International Airport (KSC)Košice, SlovakiaView Košice International Airport on a map Set KSC as destination Airport Get more information about Košice International Airport
9127.14 miles (204.61 km) ESEOradea Airport (OMR)Oradea, RomaniaView Oradea Airport on a map Set OMR as destination Airport Get more information about Oradea Airport
10127.34 miles (204.94 km) NNWŽilina Airport (ILZ)Žilina, SlovakiaView Žilina Airport on a map Set ILZ as destination Airport Get more information about Žilina Airport
11128.67 miles (207.07 km) SEArad International Airport (ARW)Arad, RomaniaView Arad International Airport on a map Set ARW as destination Airport Get more information about Arad International Airport
12133.32 miles (214.55 km) WNWVienna International Airport (VIE)Vienna, AustriaView Vienna International Airport on a map Set VIE as destination Airport Get more information about Vienna International Airport
13138.20 miles (222.41 km) NWKunovice Airport (UHE)Uherské Hradiště, Czech RepublicView Kunovice Airport on a map Set UHE as destination Airport Get more information about Kunovice Airport
14138.26 miles (222.50 km) SOsijek Airport (OSI)Osijek, CroatiaView Osijek Airport on a map Set OSI as destination Airport Get more information about Osijek Airport
15144.49 miles (232.53 km) SNovi Sad Čenej Airport (QND)Novi Sad, SerbiaView Novi Sad Čenej Airport on a map Set QND as destination Airport Get more information about Novi Sad Čenej Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,638.57 miles (18,730.42 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,208.77 miles (18,038.73 km) ESEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,192.07 miles (18,011.84 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,190.22 miles (18,008.87 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
511,167.01 miles (17,971.52 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
611,163.80 miles (17,966.35 km) EWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
711,158.43 miles (17,957.71 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
811,141.37 miles (17,930.25 km) EKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
911,131.81 miles (17,914.86 km) ESEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1011,128.85 miles (17,910.11 km) ESETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
1111,127.48 miles (17,907.90 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1211,126.76 miles (17,906.73 km) EWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1311,120.00 miles (17,895.85 km) EChristchurch International Airport (CHC)Christchurch, New ZealandView Christchurch International Airport on a map Set CHC as destination Airport Get more information about Christchurch International Airport
1411,113.67 miles (17,885.68 km) ESERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1511,095.75 miles (17,856.84 km) EAshburton Aerodrome (ASG)Ashburton, New ZealandView Ashburton Aerodrome on a map Set ASG as destination Airport Get more information about Ashburton Aerodrome