Budapest Liszt Ferenc Airport
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Budapest Liszt Ferenc Airport

Airport Budapest Ferenc Liszt (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport). Official site.

 

Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt is the capital airport of Hungary, located at 16 kilometers from Budapest, with an annual passenger capacity of more than 13 million people.

 

History of the Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt

 

At the end of the 30-ies of the last century, the Hungarian authorities decided to build a capital airport that would not only significantly simplify the communication between different countries of Europe, but would also allow the timely delivery of goods and mail.

Construction work began in 1942 year, however, because of the ongoing World War II, the plan was not realized, the polka in 1944 Budapest was occupied by Soviet troops.

 

 

In 1947, the country's authorities decided to unfreeze the draft civil airport, to which a significant amount of money was allocated from the state budget, and after another three years, the airport was put into operation.

In the second half of the 50-ies, the airport actively served not only domestic but also international flights, which necessitated an increase in the length of the runway, which also attracted foreign carriers.

In 1960, after only 10 years after the opening of the Budapest International Airport, Franz Liszt, the volume of serviced opltcm passengers exceeded the mark of 359 thousand people, which required the expansion of the functionality of this air harbor.

Thanks to the reconstruction, which was completed in 1970, already in 1974 the air harbor served more than 1 million people per year, while the airport route network was constantly expanding and covering almost all the countries of Europe.

In 1980, the volume of passengers served at the Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt amounted to 1,78 million people, and after another 10 years, in 1990 year, this figure reached a value of 2,5 million people.

Due to the growing performance of the main air harbor of Hungary, in 1997 it was decided to build a new terminal that would increase the number of aircraft and passengers received.

Its current name is Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt received in 2011 year, in honor of the 200 anniversary of the composer Franz Liszt.

In 2017, the volume of passengers served at the Budapest International Airport Franz Liszt was more than 13 million people, and by 2020, this figure is expected to increase to 15 million people.

 

Runways of Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt

 

 

Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt has two runways at his disposal:

  • Asphalt concrete runway, the length of 3010 meters;
  • Asphalt-concrete runway, the length of 3707 meters.

 

Due to this, the air harbor can easily receive civil aircraft of all classes and types, and due to the presence of helicopter platforms, the airport can also serve all helicopters without exception.

 

Infrastructure Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt

 

 

In view of the fact that the volume of serviced passengers at the Budapest airport. Franz Liszt grows from year to year, there is a well-developed infrastructure, in particular, on the airport can be found:

  • Banks, ATMs and payment terminals;
  • Cafes, restaurants and snack bars;
  • retail stores;
  • Shops souvenir products;
  • Duty free shops;
  • Shopping centers;
  • Pharmacies;
  • Room mother and child;
  • Ticket offices and airline representative offices;
  • Parking of motor transport;
  • Parking of public transport and taxi;
  • Place of packing and storage of luggage.

 

Own hotel in the territory of Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt is absent.

 

How to get to Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt?

 

 

Budapest International Airport. Franz Liszt is located only in 16 kilometers from the Hungarian capital, and therefore the air harbor has good transport accessibility, in particular, passengers can use the services of taxis, buses and city buses or by rail.

 

Basic data of the airport Budapest Ferenc Liszt:

  • Airport Country: Hungary Budapest Liszt Ferenc (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport). Official sayt.1.
  • The main international airport of Hungary, the name of the past - Ferihegy.
  • GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 2 / + 1.
  • Latitude geographical 47.44, 19.26 geographical longitude.
  • The geographical location of the airport: on 16 kilometers towards the south-east of Budapest.
  • The number of airport terminals: 3.

 

Airport Budapest Ferenc Liszt (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport).

 

Budapest Ferenc Liszt (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport). Official site: www.bud.hu

Budapest Liszt Ferenc (Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport). Official site.

 

The main airport codes:

  • IATA airport code: BUD.
  • ICAO airport code: LHBP.

 

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