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Distance between Prague (PRG) and Budapest (BUD)

Flight distance from Prague to Budapest (Václav Havel Airport Prague – Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport) is 293 miles / 472 kilometers / 255 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Prague (PRG) to Budapest (BUD) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Prague to Budapest.

Shortest flight path between Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) and Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD).

How far is Budapest from Prague?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Prague and Budapest. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 293.064 miles
  • 471.640 kilometers
  • 254.665 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 292.519 miles
  • 470.764 kilometers
  • 254.192 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Václav Havel Airport Prague
City: Prague
Country: Czech Republic Flag of Czech Republic
IATA Code: PRG
ICAO Code: LKPR
Coordinates: 50°6′2″N, 14°15′36″E

B Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
City: Budapest
Country: Hungary Flag of Hungary
IATA Code: BUD
ICAO Code: LHBP
Coordinates: 47°26′12″N, 19°15′20″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Prague and Budapest.

Time Difference

Prague

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Budapest

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Prague (PRG) → Budapest (BUD).

Distance:
293
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
293

Round trip?