Hungarian Forint

Local Currency and Banking

Budapest’s Banking System and Currency Budapest, the capital of Hungary, has seen its banking system advance significantly in recent years, now matching many European standards. Modern local and foreign banks are widespread, offering efficient and courteous service. The city has an abundance of automatic teller machines (ATMs) and currency exchange offices, primarily located in the city center and around railway stations. The acceptance of credit cards is also increasing, but cash is still the prevalent payment method for goods and …

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