Travel

Budapest is the largest city of Hungary and also the centre of the country. It can be conveniently reached by air, train, bus and car.

By air:

Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport, terminal 2/A and 2/B can be reached by all mainstream international airlines: British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Iberia, Turkish Airlines, Swiss, Emirates, Qatar etc.. Also low budget airlines alike Ryan Air, Easy Jet  or Wizz Air have Budapest as destination.

The international airport is located about 16 km from conference venue and the city centre. More information about the airport in Budapest can be found at http://www.bud.hu/english .

From London (LON) there are scheduled flights to Budapest several times a day. The flight takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. Taxi from airport to Marriott Budapest Hotel cost from 25€.

From Paris (CDG) there are scheduled flights to Budapest several times a day. The flight takes 2 hours. Taxi from airport to Marriott Budapest Hotel cost from 25€.

From Istambul (IST) there are scheduled flights to Budapest several times a day. The flight takes 1 hour 55 minutes. Taxi from airport to Marriott Budapest Hotel cost from 25€.

From Fankfurt (FRA) there are scheduled flights to Budapest several times a day. The flight takes 1 hour 15minutes. Taxi from airport to IMarriott Budapest Hotel cost from 25€.

You can book your flight also at http://www.makemytrip.com/international-flights/.

How to get from airport to downtown hotel

There  are shuttle buses to downtown that will drop you at any desired destination. Excellent low budget solution. Further details: http://www.airportshuttle.hu/en/fleet/

By taxi: there is  a kiosk where reliable taxis are organized very fast. The name of taxi company is Főtaxi, credit card payment is possible; cost from 25 EUR. Further details: http://fotaxi.hu/Read/195#main-menu

Most reliable taxi companies in downtown are: Főtaxi, City Taxi, Budapest Taxi.

By any means avoid freelance taxis at airport or downtown. They can charge triple of affiliated taxis. You better spend your money on good Hungarian food.

By train

Travel by train to see the countryside and captivating natural sights.

From Prague (PRG) airport you can get to main railway station by taxi. There are direct trains to Budapest. The journey takes 7 hours.

From Vienna (VIE) airport you take taxi or bus to railway station Vienna (Wien) Westbahnhof or Vienna (Wien) Meidling, where you can take direct express train to Budapest. The duration of the journey is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

From Bratislava (BTS) airport, the taxi (approx. € 15) takes you to the main railway station. There are scheduled trains going directly to Budapest. The journey takes 2 hours and 45 minutes.

Examples:

New York
From New York you have scheduled flights to Prague. Length of flight is 8 hours and 40 minutes. From Prague there are also scheduled flights directly to Budapest. Length of flight is 1 hour an 10 minutes.

Moscow
From Moscow there are scheduled flights to Budapest. Length of flight is 2 hours and 21 minutes. 

Tokyo
There are scheduled flights to Vienna. Length of flight is 11 hours and 55 minutes. From Vienna airport there are scheduled flights to Budapest. They take 21 minutes.

Beijing
There are scheduled flights to Budapest through Moscow, Paris or London.

New-Delhi
Scheduled flights to Budapest through Moscow, Paris, Amsterdam or London.

By car:

You can easily get to Budapest by car.

From Prague show map  to Budapest is 525 km – approx. 4 hours and 42 minutes

From Bratislava show map to Budapest is 200 km – approx. 1 hour and 57 minutes

From Warsaw show map to Budapest is 874 km – approxi. 8 hours 35 minutes

From Krakow show map to Budapest is 395 km – approx. 5 hours 52 minutes

From Vienna show map to Budapest is 243 km – approx. 2 hours 19 minutes