Budapest Card, key to the city!


What is Budapest the Card?

The card provides access to a set of services designed for tourists visiting Budapest. An official product of the city, it enables the holder to use reliable, selected tourism services free of charge or at a reduced price, including the free and unlimited use of the public transport system, free entry to museums and baths, and reduced-price catering and cultural services.

There are three cards to match the length of your stay, at the following prices:

72 h Budapest Card: 9900 Ft

48 h Budapest Card: 7900 Ft

24 h Budapest Card: 4900 Ft


 The validity of the card is indicated on the completed date field on the back of the card, and by way of the NFC chip in the card, which is activated when the card is first used, and shall be active for 24, 48 or 72 hours from that time.

The services and reduced prices can only be enjoyed by the holder. Each card offers the same services, they only differ in their terms of validity.

Services that card holders can enjoy

Services that card holders can enjoy free of charge in 2016:

•    unlimited use of the capital’s public transport system during the term of validity (buses, undergrounds, trams, trolleybuses, cogwheel trains, BKK boats, and HÉV trains within the administrative boundaries of the city) +200E bus from the Liszt Ferenc International Airport to Kőbánya-Kispest, underground station.

•    one free entry to the permanent exhibitions of the following museums: Budapest History Museum; Aquincum Museum; Kiscelli Museum; Hungarian National Gallery; Hungarian National Museum

•    one free entry to Szent Lukács Baths and Swimming Pool

•    two walking tours of the city with guiding in English (one in Pest, and one in Buda) In addition to the above free services, more than 100 further services can be used with a discount of 10-50% off the bills or entrance tickets (baths, sights, churches, museums, restaurants, sightseeing tours, boat trips, etc.)

Budapest Cards can be purchased at: •    Budapestinfo Points at the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (Terminals 2A & 2B) •    Budapestinfo Points in Sütő Street, on Heroes’ Square and in the mobile info points in the city center

  • BKV ticket offices •    MÁV ticket offices •    Travel agencies •    Event vendors •    The front desks of hotels •    Mobile Budapestinfo Points around town •    Foreign travel agencies •    ONLINE (

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