Flights to Sziget Festival

The fastest way to get to Hungary is by airplane. From the UK there are several cities to go to Berlin, such as: London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Dublin. From these airports there is a direct flight option.

Even though you can’t bring all the luggage (think of your tent) it is the fastest way to get to your destination.  Unfortunately, Festival Travel doesn’t offer direct flights to Sziget Festival. Working together with Kayak we can offer you the cheapest options.

Budapest Airport

In less than 3 hours you can fly to Budapest (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport – BUD). From the airport there are several ways to get to Sziget Festival.

Airport minivan: From the airport you can book a minivan which will bring you to a destination of choice. Sign up at the ticket window of the minivan company in the arrival hall and tell them the location you’re heading to. Waiting time is approximately 30 minutes. Travel time to Sziget Festival around 1 hour.

Cab: A one-way ticket to the centre of Budapest costs around 20 pounds (7000 HUF). At the exit of the arrival hall there is stand from Fötaxi. Over here you will be served fast and it is possible to pay by card. We do not recommend to make us of a cab service from someone who is offering to bring you from inside the arrival hall. Approximately it will take you 30 minutes to the city centre and 45 minutes to Sziget.

Reptérbusz: Bus 200 from the final destination of tube 3, tickets are being sold within the bus or at the busstop. Get off at Köbánya-Kispest, take the escalator upstairs and buy a ticket at the escalator to the subway station. Travel time to the centre is approximately 50 minutes and to Sziget 90 minutes.


For travelling to the European Union it is required to bring a passport. So when visiting Hungary a passport is needed.