public transportation

Transportation Guide

Your Complete Guide to Public and Private Transport Options Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is a city with a well-developed transportation system. From public transit to taxis, bicycles to boats, you’ll find plenty of ways to explore this vibrant city. Let’s take a closer look at each option. Public Transportation Budapest’s public transportation is a testament to its blending of historic charm with modern efficiency. As you glide through the city on a tram or zoom underneath in the metro, …

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Travel Tips and Essentials

Making the Most of Your Budapest Adventure: Key Advice and Handy Hints Visiting Budapest, Hungary’s charming and lively capital, is a fulfilling experience. But like any travel destination, it helps to know a few insider tips before setting off. Here are some key advice and handy hints for your Budapest trip. 1. Currency and Payments Although Hungary is a proud member of the European Union, it retains its unique monetary identity through its currency, the Hungarian Forint (HUF). If you’re …

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General Information

Budapest, the capital city of Hungary, spans an area of 525 sq km (203 sq miles), with approximately two-thirds in the flat region of Pest and one-third in the hilly area of Buda. It is the home of nearly 1.69 million people, making up about 17% of Hungary’s total population. The city stretches approximately 25 km (15 miles) from north to south and 29 km (18 miles) from west to east. Its geographical coordinates are 47° 5’0″ N, 19° 0’0″ …

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