Flights from Ovda to Budapest
Flight information Ovda (Eilat) to Budapest
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Average flight time, total distance 2369 kilometers
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Airlines that fly from Ovda to Budapest
There are two direct flights from Ovda to Budapest every week, operated by the ultra-low-cost airline Ryanair.
Terminal Information - Departing
It should be pronounced as Uvda, but everybody calls it Ovda (VDA). This airport is Israel’s second international airport, located in the region of Uvda in the south of Israel, 60 km north of Eilat. The terminal operates only when there are departures and landings, according to the airlines’ schedule. It is recommended to arrive three hours before your flight. You must present your passport and boarding pass before entering the terminal.
There are a few Duty-Free stores, but nothing like what you know from Ben Gurion Airport. If you are hungry, you can get some snacks at the Daily Cafeteria. Wi-Fi service is available free of charge. If you booked flights from Ovda to Budapest, you could reach the airport from Eilat with bus line Egged 282. There are no buses from Tel Aviv but can book a shuttle service in advance.
This airport is expected to be closed during 2018 and be replaced by the brand new Ramon Airport (ETM).
Terminal Information - Arriving
Flights from Ovda to Budapest arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International (BUD), the largest airport in Hungary, located 16 km to the south of Budapest. The airport has two active terminals: 2A and 2B. Terminal 2A serves flights within the Schengen zone, and Terminal 2B serves the rest of the world, including flights from Ovda to Budapest.
Tickets for public transportation cost 350 HUF (less than ₪4.5), and they are available at the airport at its customer service points, from the post office, and from ticket machines at the bus stop. You can buy directly from the bus driver, but then the fare is 450 HUF (₪5.7).There are several bus lines either to the city or connecting to the Metro system. Night buses are also available.
Things you should know
Israeli citizens don’t need a visa to enter Hungary when arriving on flights from Ovda to Budapest. However, you need to make sure that your passport is valid for at least 90 days after your departure from Hungary. If you have an EU passport, you may go to the EU citizens line. Otherwise, you may stay in Hungary up to 90 days.
Useful Information about Budapest
The winters in Budapest are colder than in Tel Aviv, with 1-4 degrees during the day and below 0 at night. July and August are more pleasant than Tel Aviv, with 26 degrees. The Currency used in Hungary is the Hungarian Forint - HUF - Ft.
This information is correct as of August 2017
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