Articles Tagged ‘BUD’

Budapest Airport’s Paris pairing with Transavia

Budapest Airport’s Paris pairing with Transavia

Budapest Airport has announced that its airline partner Transavia is committing to reopen links between the Hungarian capital and Paris for the coming winter season. Relaunching on 22 October 2021, the carrier will commence a twice-weekly service from the French capital on Fridays and Sundays.

Budapest Airport Runway Run 9.0 is on!

Budapest Airport Runway Run 9.0 is on!

Budapest Airport and anna.aero have confirmed this year’s air transport industry charity-sportive event will take place on Saturday 18 September 2021 on Budapest Airport’s 13R-31L runway. Proceeds will be shared between Hungarian disability group SUHANJ! Foundation and international blood cancer charity, Anthony Nolan.

Budapest Airport re-establishes 25+ routes; welcomes return of another five carriers

Budapest Airport re-establishes 25+ routes; welcomes return of another five carriers

Last week saw Budapest Airport re-establish more than 25 routes, and witness the return of another five carriers, as the Hungarian gateway welcomes the recovery of travel and air traffic. Boosting Budapest’s links to further major European cities, Aegean Airlines, airBaltic, Brussels Airlines, easyJet, and Luxair, have all returned to the airport’s runway.


Budapest Airport wins Route of the Week for Basel, Malmo, Milan and Rome links with Wizz Air

Budapest Airport wins Route of the Week for Basel, Malmo, Milan and Rome links with Wizz Air

This week Budapest Airport re-opened four further important routes with home-based carrier Wizz Air, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week prize. Welcoming the return of links to the cities of Basel, Malmo, Milan and Rome, the ultra-low-cost carrier has confirmed the initial re-introduction of another 1,440 weekly seats in early June.

Budapest Airport wins Route of the Week for Wizz Air’s regrowth

Budapest Airport wins Route of the Week for Wizz Air’s regrowth

Budapest Airport welcomed the return of Wizz Air’s flights to Malaga and Dortmund, on 21 and 23 May, respectively, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week prize. Wizz Air has launched the operations as weekly services to both destinations for the remainder of May, already confirming a frequency boost in June to twice-weekly links.

Budapest Airport’s Eurowings reconnection wins Route of the Week

Budapest Airport’s Eurowings reconnection wins Route of the Week

Budapest Airport reopened connections with one of Germany’s largest cities on 17 May 2021, welcoming the return of Eurowings’ link to Stuttgart and winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week prize.


Budapest Airport re-opens connection to Istanbul

Budapest Airport re-opens connection to Istanbul

Flights from Budapest to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gӧkçen Airport have returned with Pegasus Airlines. The Turkish low-cost carrier will operate the 1,080km link with its fleet of 737s and A320s, initially twice-weekly as travellers and the business community welcome the relaunch.

In with the new and back with the old at Budapest Airport

In with the new and back with the old at Budapest Airport

In the week that Budapest Airport has hung out the banners and welcomed the resumption of European services, the Hungarian gateway has also seen a change of management as Chris Dinsdale becomes the new CEO.

Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run wins Organisational Fundraiser of the Year at Anthony Nolan Supporter Awards

Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run wins Organisational Fundraiser of the Year at Anthony Nolan Supporter Awards

With over €110,000 so far raised for Anthony Nolan, the Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run has helped to save lives – even during coronavirus.  


Latest route launches (3 to 9 December)

Latest route launches (3 to 9 December)

EgyptAir begins Hurghada to Budapest, while Viva Air Colombia launches Cali to Barranquilla and Santa Marta. Spirit restarts Fort Lauderdale to Cap-Haitien.

EgyptAir launches Budapest to Hurghada

EgyptAir launches Budapest to Hurghada

EgyptAir started Budapest – Hurghada on 28 November, its second route to the Hungarian capital supplementing Cairo.

CCO Kam Jandu to leave Budapest Airport

CCO Kam Jandu to leave Budapest Airport

Kam Jandu is stepping down from his position as the CCO at Budapest Airport by mutual agreement. Jandu leaves the airport operator after 11 years on 15 December 2020.