Budapest Card: Public Transport, 30+ Top Attractions & Tours

Budapest Card: Public Transport, 30+ Top Attractions & Tours

From $25.95 per person

The Budapest Card is the Hungarian capital’s official city pass, the key to the city. This practical travel companion provides access to a set of services free of charge or at a reduced price designed for travelers visiting Budapest.

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Duration 1 hour - 5 days
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Experience

Highlights
  • Make use of free public transport within Budapest
  • Enjoy free entrance into the Lukács Thermal Bath
  • Get free entrance into 19 museums
  • Receive discounts of up to 50% for other museums, tours and attractions
  • Take a free Italian walking tour or other free sightseeing during the summer season
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Simply pick up your card at one of the 5 Budapestinfo Points in the city and you can start exploring and using free public transportation. Some of the most popular museums that can be visited free of charge with the Budapest Card: • The Hungarian National Gallery including a permanent exhibition about Hungarian Art and other temporary exhibitions • Hungarian National Museum • Museum of Fine Arts • The Budapest History Museum in the Buda Castle  • Memento Park  • Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center • The Hungarian House of Photography - the Mai Manó House • The Ludwig Museum • Aquincum Open Air Museum • Ferenc Hopp Museum of Asiatic Arts • Victor Vasarely Museum • Kiscelli Museum • Bartók Béla Memorial House • New Budapest Gallery • Museum of Hungarian Customs and Finance Guard • Hungarian Museum of Trade and Tourism • Óbuda Museum • The Goldberger Textile Collection Some of the attractions that can be visited free of charge or with a discount: • Free visit of the Buda Tower • Pálvölgyi Cave • Free Budafok Winery tour • 50% discount at the Hungarian Music Academy, if you take a guided tour • 40% discount at the Dunacorso Sightseeing Boat • 50% discount for a bike rental at Cityrama • 20% for a hop-on hop-off tour of Program Centrum • Free access to Saint Lukács Thermal Bath and Swimming Pool • 20% discount on the Széchenyi Thermal Bath, Gellért Thermal Bath, Aquaworld Aqua Park, or the Rudas Thermal Bath and Swimming Pool • 1 free ride on Zugliget Chairlift
Includes
  • Budapest City Card
  • Free public transport within Budapest, including on the Bus 200E to/from the airport terminals
  • Free entrance to 19 museums
  • Free luggage storage at a central location
  • Discounts up to 50 % at baths, sights, churches, museums, restaurants, bars, sightseeing tours, boat trips, concerts, and sights

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      You must collect your Budapest Cards from the below Budapestinfo Points (you must bring your voucher): • Budapestinfo Point Terminal 2A Liszt Ferenc Budapest Airport Terminal 2A E-mail: repter2a@budapestinfo.hu Opening hours: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM • Budapestinfo Point Terminal 2B Liszt Ferenc Budapest Airport Terminal 2B E-mail: repter2b@budapestinfo.hu Opening hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM • Budapestinfo Point Deák Ferenc Square 1052 Budapest, Sütő u. 2. E-mail: suto@budapestinfo.hu Opening hours: 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM • Budapestinfo Point Heroes' Square 1146 Budapest, Olof Palme sétány 5. E-mail: mujeg@budapestinfo.hu Opening hours: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM • Budapestinfo Point Budavár Budapest Tárnok u. 15. (Holy Trinity square pavilion) E-mail: budavar@budapestinfo.hu Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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      Know before you go

      • Your GetYourGuide voucher must be exchanged for the physical Budapest card before use
      • Citizens of Hungary or other EU, EEA Member States or Switzerland, aged 65+ can use the public transportation in Budapest free of charge with an identity card or passport
      • The 72-hour Budapest Card Junior, for children aged between 6-18, needs to be proved by photo ID
      • The services included in the Budapest Card can only be used after the card has been validated with a signature and a starting date on the back. The cards are valid for 24/48/72/96/120 hours from the exact time (hour) of the first use. The free services and discounts can be obtained during the period of validity
      Customer reviews

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      4.3 / 5

      based on 206 reviews

      Review summary

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        4.2/5
      • Value for money
        4/5
      • Safety
        4.4/5
      • Service
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      Very, very convenient and easy way to use all the public transportation you want, especially the trams running up and down the Danube. Lots of good museums and activities, too. Be careful if you book baths on line, for example. There was no way to get the 20% off offered by the Budacard when we booked the Gellert Baths on-line. And the funincular (supposed to be 100% off) is no longer part of the program.

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      February 28, 2020

      A card is needed for those who want an active holiday. And a card in this design is not so much a saving as your convenience, because most options are not free, but give only a discount. But it provides convenient and trouble-free movement around the city, and in some cases even interesting and entertaining excursions.

      January 2, 2020

      Very handy card that we bought online a day in advance and after receiving it at the airport could immediately use for the bus 200E to the center. Make sure you first walk to the exit from the airport with your voucher and request a card from the stand in the hall on the left. The bus 200e is a quiet and excellent connection where you have to change once but that points to its own.

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      November 5, 2019

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