Budapest to Xian Flights (BUD-XIY)

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Budapest to Xian Flights (BUD-XIY)

Budapest to Xian

When you are ready to leave the vibrancy of Budapest behind, book your flights from Budapest with Finnair. Your flight will depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD). If you are a frequent flyer, join our Finnair Plus program, which rewards you with points every time you fly with us. They can be used to upgrade your experience or book future flights.

Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport can be reached by the 100E bus from the city centre. The service runs every 30 minutes between 04:00 and 01:00 and takes around 35 minutes, costing 900 HUF. Alternatively, taxis are available to drive you the 16 km from the city to BUD.

Departing from Budapest with Finnair

  • Your Finnair flight from Budapest will depart from Terminal 2B.
  • Check-in opens 2 hours before departure, closing 45 minutes before the plane sets off.
  • Self-service check-in kiosks are available.
  • The SkyCourt Lounge is an excellent place to unwind before your flight.

Located in China’s Shaanxi Province, Xian (also spelt Xi’an) is an ancient city that is famous for the Terracotta Warriors. Fly to Xian to marvel at the mighty statues (often a highlight of any trip to Xian), created to protect an emperor in the afterlife, hidden for many years and now a UNESCO-listed site. Other things to enjoy after your flight to Xian include the world’s biggest city wall, the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda and the Grand Mosque. Tang Paradise and Daming Palace and Park are great if flying to Xian with children. Book flights to Xian, China, to discover surrounding areas too, including Mount Huashan, Taiping National Forest Park and Huaqing Hot Springs. Sample local specialities like biang biang noodles, yang rou pao mo bread and mutton soup, and sweet shi zi bing buns after your Xi’an flights.

BEST TIME TO VISIT XIAN

As a year-round destination, there’s no bad time to book plane tickets to Xian. Summer is the peak tourist season, while autumn sees the fewest visitors. Autumn is the best period to find discount accommodation rates and cheap flights to Xian.

Summers are hot and winters are cooler, while spring and autumn have moderate temperatures. Spring can experience sandstorms, so autumn is generally seen as the best time to visit Xian.

If you want to experience a major holiday, like Chinese New Year, May Day and the Mid-Autumn Festival, be sure to book your airline tickets to Xian and hotels well in advance.

FLIGHTS TO XIAN

In 1988, Finnair became the first European carrier to offer direct flights between Europe and China. Today, the airline has the shortest routes between the two continents.

Many Finnair flights to Xi’an use the advanced A350 aeroplanes. Large windows, more space and technological advances help to provide greater comfort on Xian flights.

We connect Xian with numerous cities via Helsinki. Direct flights to Xian from Helsinki take a little less than 08h. If you book cheap flights to Xian from London, Munich, Stockholm, Paris or another destination, your Helsinki stopover will be smooth and convenient. All transit services and gates are within one building.

Enjoy professional service and Nordic hospitality on Finnair’s flights to Xian, along with delicious meals and great on-board entertainment. Check out Xian flight deals in Nordic Business Class for extra benefits, like priority boarding and luggage collection, an increased baggage allowance and fully flat seats.