Tag: transport

Shocking footage of Hungarian woman’s careless driving goes viral – Video

Road safety campaigners called this incident a “nauseating disregard for safety.”

4+1 things you did not know about Budapest’s underground railways

Let's set aside the chaos caused by the consequences of M3's renovation for a few minutes.

LMP faults city leaders for ‘poor management’ of metro replacement service

The replacement buses can only manage 60-70% of the metro line's peak capacity

How can the Hungarian way of life influence a foreigner?

What other side-effects of Hungarian life can you name?

Northern half of metro line 3 to be closed for reconstruction

Tunnel reconstruction on the whole line is to start simultaneously, and is expected to last until late 2020

Changes to be expected due to the long-delayed renovation of Metro 3

"The 60-year-old articulated buses can only transport maximum 60-70% of the passengers during the renovation."

Budapest bike-sharing system used 645,000 times last year

Latest news about Budapest's bike-sharing system

Budapest Nyugati railway station is 140 years old

In honour of these 140 years, let's have a look at the station's history! :)

Budapest assembly approves report blaming Socialist-liberal city leadership in metro corruption case

"Socialist-liberal parties are faced with full financial, legal and moral responsibility for the corruption-tainted public procurement contracts"

Ryanair: New cabin bag policy delayed until 15th January 2018

#Ryanair's new cabin bag policy will be implemented for all travel, read details

HungaryTrends – The week in business and finance

Hungary raised 1.7 billion euros in a "residency bond" scheme - Any foreign nationals could apply in an accelerated procedure for permanent residency in Hungary...

Flights to America by low-cost airline WizzAir

Direct transatlantic flights may be launched by low-cost airline WizzAir

EU Court: Hungary tax cannot apply to Turkish lorries crossing country

Hungary’s vehicle tax applied to Turkish vehicles crossing its territory conflicts with the EEC-Turkey association agreement, a top European court said on Thursday. The Court of Justice of the European Union said in a preliminary ruling that the tax has the “equivalent effect to customs duties”, which the European Economic Community association agreement with Turkey bans. Turkish company Istanbul Lojistik had argued the tax on its lorries crossing Hungary to Germany was incompatible with the EEC agreement. In 2016, Hungary asked the EU court to rule on the matter. The association agreement bans “customs or duties of equivalent effect to ... Read more

Orbán, Fico lay cornerstone of new Komárom Danube bridge

It will be Slovakia's second largest bridge when completed in autumn 2019.

Authorities to continue checks to filter out ‘taxi scammers’ in Hungary

Transport authorities checked nearly 1,250 taxis and...

Great news for travellers! Hungarian air traffic on the rise

Last year a new record was set by people travelling in Europe