• Buda-Past: 130th Anniversary Of Budapest’s First Electric Tram Line

    Buda-Past: 130th Anniversary Of Budapest’s First Electric Tram Line

    • 29 Nov 2017 7:57 AM

    130 years ago today, on 28 November 1887, the first urban tramway of continental Europe entered into service in Budapest. For more than 20 years, trams were run by horsepower, and the city’s leadership originally intended to break the monopoly position of the horse tram company with a steam powered railway.

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  • Together Angered By Traffic Chaos In Budapest

    Together Angered By Traffic Chaos In Budapest

    • 28 Nov 2017 7:54 AM

    Together would make public transport in Budapest free for the next three days, as the visit by the Chinese prime minister is causing traffic chaos in the city, party president Péter Juhász told Klubrádió on Monday.

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  • Traffic Restrictions From 26-29 November 2017 Due To A Delegation

    Traffic Restrictions From 26-29 November 2017 Due To A Delegation

    • 28 Nov 2017 3:00 AM

    Restrictions by the police are expected in the city centre between Sunday, 26 November and Wednesday, 29 November 2017 to support the mobility of foreign delegations: the Chain Bridge, Széchenyi István tér, Apáczai Csere János utca and its area as well as the lower embankment in Pest between Jászai Mari tér and Március 15. tér will be closed to traffic.

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  • Metro Lines M2 & M4 To Operate Later At Weekends

    Metro Lines M2 & M4 To Operate Later At Weekends

    • 23 Nov 2017 10:45 AM

    Budapest transport service is extending the timetable to suit party people as of December 1st. Metro lines 2 and 4 will run for an extra hour on Fridays and Saturdays, providing more convenient options for party people. “Budapest has an increasingly bustling nightlife, and in recent years the number of tourists in the city has been on the rise, resulting in more passengers using late-night transport services,” said a BKK spokesperson.

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  • New Moszkva Promenade Opened In Budapest

    New Moszkva Promenade Opened In Budapest

    • 23 Nov 2017 7:56 AM

    According to the Communication Office of the Municipality of Budapest, Moszkva (Moscow) promenade, which connects District XIII to downtown Budapest, was officially opened at a ceremony on Tuesday.

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