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Car Parking in Budapest? We give you some free advice about parking rates, car parks and p+r locations around the city.

Parking in Budapest

Budapest is the capital and largest city of Hungary, located in the central part of the country. The city is known for its stunning architecture, historic thermal baths, and rich cultural heritage. BUDAPEST is divived by the river Danube in Buda and Pest. The inner city is a car-free zone with no parking facilities. In the area between the Danube, the Grand Boulevard in Pest, the Castle Hill in Buda parking is limited. car parking budapest hungary

About Budapest in Hungary

Budapest is the capital and largest city of Hungary, located in the central part of the country, on both banks of the Danube River. With a population of approximately 1.8 million, Budapest is the 9th most populous city in the European Union.


City Centre
Operational hours
Monday to Friday
08:00 - 22:00
HUF 600 (€ 2,25/hr)
Max. 3 hours
Weekend/public holidays ( * )
Free parking
( * ) In the areas Margaret Island and Buda Castle district paid parking is also set on saturday and sunday.


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In the rest of Buda and the area outside of the Grand Boulevard in Pest paid parking is set on Monday-Friday from 08:00-18:00. The duration is limited to 3 hours.


For long parking you can use the (multi-storey) car parks in het centre of Budapest, all situated near shopping centers and international hotels. The carparks are open 24/7, parking rate : HUF 240-600/hr.
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Cheap or free parking is set to the P+R parking lots near the metrostation and bus terminals on the outskirts of the city : Árpád bridge, Nagyvárad square, Örs Vezer Square, Nepliget a.s.o.

Top 10 Attrations in Budapest

  1. Visit Buda Castle
  2. Explore Fisherman's Bastion
  3. Take a dip in the thermal baths, such as Széchenyi or Gellért Baths
  4. Walk along the Danube Promenade
  5. Visit St. Stephen's Basilica
  6. Explore the Hungarian Parliament Building
  7. Take a ride on the Budapest Eye Ferris Wheel
  8. Check out the Great Market Hall
  9. Visit the Shoes on the Danube Bank memorial
  10. Take a tour of the Hungarian State Opera House.