Flying from Budapest
Flights from Budapest leave from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD), a modern and convenient travel hub, and Hungary's largest airport. The airport is 16 kilometers away from the city center, and the two terminals, Terminal 2 and 2A, are a short walk apart.
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport Information
Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport was completed in the 1950s, and originally operated solely through the original Terminal 1 building. The airport offers plenty of facilities, including places to get food and drink, a duty-free shop, and other vendors selling goods like tobacco, snacks and Hungarian wine. There are also banking and currency exchange facilities.
Getting to the Airport in Budapest
Between 4:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. you can catch the 200E bus to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport from both the Kőbánya-Kispest metro terminal and Ferihegy train station. Alternatively, visitors can take the train to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport's deactivated Terminal 1 in Ferihegy, and from there take the local bus to the active terminals. The bus leaves Terminal 1 approximately every ten minutes. A taxi to Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport is also an option, and takes around 20 minutes.
Arriving in Funchal
Madeira has long been a popular destination for tourists, and flights to Funchal, the archipelago’s most populous city, will transport you to a prime position from which you can easily see all of the sights. Close to many attractions, Funchal features an easygoing, cultured and exciting lifestyle.
First Time in Funchal
When you travel to Funchal for the first time, the Governor’s Palace is a great place to start. Afterward, you can easily walk to the seafront promenade and see firsthand the unusual Cais do Carvão (coal wharf).
If you are a hiker, you need to book your tickets to Funchal right away. Whether you are a beginner or ready for a bigger challenge, this area has plenty of great trails to offer, such as the Madeira Island Ultra Trail, Pico do Arieiro, and Miradouro Pico dos Barcelos.
Making the Most of Your Funchal Holiday
There is no bad time to look for flight deals to Funchal. Temperatures are pleasant all year and, if you do not mind a little rain, you can find cheap hotels in Funchal between November and February. Get to Funchal safely and comfortably with airberlin.