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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):

  • One and half years later, in June 2007, there was a change in the management when the new owner of BAA decided to dispose of its shares and sell them to the German company HOCHTIEF AirPort and three financial partners.
  • It offers international connections primarily within Europe, but also to Africa and the Middle East.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Between its opening and 1960, the number of landings at the Airport increased from 4,786 to 17,133, with passenger traffic increasing from 49,955 to 359,338 by 1960.
  • In addition to being known as "Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport", another name for BUD is "Budapest Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér".
  • Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport handled 8,520,880 passengers last year.
  • On 8 December 2005, a 75% stake in Ferihegy Airport was bought by BAA plc for 464.5 billion HUF, including the right of operation for 75 years.
  • However the airport had lost Malév's transfer passengers, which, prior to the airline's collapse, had amounted to 1.5 million passengers per year.
  • Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD) has 2 runways.
  • The closest airport to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD) is Sliač Airport (SLD), which is located 83 miles (134 kilometers) N of BUD.

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