Getting to the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix

Getting to the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix

Getting to the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix: Planning a trip to the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix? It gets underway at the Hungaroring in Mogyoród, Budapest from July 28-30. Here’s the information you need to plan a mission to Budapest.

Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport

  • ICAO: LHBP
  • IATA: BUD
  • Latitude/longitude: N 47° 26.4′   E 19° 15.7′
  • Mag Var: 4°E
  • Elevation: 495′
  • Fuel: Jet A-1
  • Time Zone Info: GMT+1:00 uses DST
Operational Information
  • Overflight and Landing permits are not required for private aircraft with a standard airworthiness certificate
  • Non-scheduled flights require overflight and landing permits
  • Slot approval must be requested in advance

Restrictions: 

  • SMA LEVEL 2 – SCHEDULES FACILITATED
  • NIGHT FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
  • MODE S ON GROUND
Immigration

Non-EU Passengers 

  • A passport and a visa are required
  • Passports and passport replacing documents issued more than ten years prior to the date of travel will not be accepted
  • With a Schengen visa, visitors are required to hold proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay and documents required for their next destination
EU Passengers 
  • A valid passport/country ID is required
  • No visa is required

Non-EU Crew

  • A passport and a General Declaration Form are required
  • Crew must wear uniforms and the duration of stay must be in accordance with the General Declaration
EU Crew 
  • A Passport and a General Declaration Form are required.
  • Crew must wear uniforms and the duration of stay must be in accordance with the General Declaration.
Note:
  • Visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused entry
  • Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Hungary
  • No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport
Accommodation

Hotels near the airport:

  • Hotel Ferihegy (2.2km from airport)
  • Hargita Panzio (3.5km from airport)
  • Halasz Airport Panzio (3.6km from airport)
  • Airport-Hotel Budapest (2.8km from airport)
  • Sarokhaz Panzio (2.1 from airport)
  • Budapest Airport Hotel Stacio (3.9km from airport)

Hotels near the Hungaroring:

• Vis Vitalis Medical Wellness Hotel
• Avia M0 Motel
• Libra Hotel
• Hotel Matyas
• Erzsebet Kiralyne Hotel
Ground Transport
  • The airport is close to the city, and you can get from there to the city with Fő Taxi.
  • The taxi rank is located right outside the airport
  • Airport Minibuses can be requested upon arrival to take you to your accommodation

For more information or assistance getting to the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix, contact dxb@uas.aero