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Budapest Card

  • Save as you sightsee in Budapest with a Budapest Card
  • Experience Budapest’s sights and activities for less at your leisure
  • Free public transport, tours, entry to museums, and restaurant and spa deals
Budapest Card
From US$25,58
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3 Day Budapest CardMost Popular
Unlimited use of the Budapest Card for 3 days from time of first use
From US$51,17
48 Hour Budapest Card
Unlimited use of the Budapest Card for 48 hours from time of first use
From US$38,38
4 Day Budapest Card
Unlimited use of the Budapest Card for 4 days from time of first use
From US$62,80
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Sightseeing can be expensive, with tickets and transport quickly adding up. Explore Budapest for less with a Budapest Card that saves money on many attractions. Receive free tours and entry to sights such as Buda Castle, get discounts at restaurants, enjoy unlimited use of public transport, and more. Choose a card to fit your schedule, and collect it at your hotel for ease.
What to Expect
Book your required Budapest Card and then collect it at your hotel. Use the card to save on a host of attractions and activities and enjoy unlimited use of the city's public transport services, including the metro, buses, and trams.

Among other benefits, your card gives you free 1-time entry to top attractions, such as Buda Castle, the Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest History Museum, the Lukacs Bath, and more, along with two free walking tours—one in Buda and one in Pest. In addition, cardholders enjoy valuable discounts, between 10 and 50 percent, at many leisure venues and entertainment complexes, including select Danube boat trips, hop-on hop-off bus tours, thermal baths, concerts, and restaurants and cafes.

To make your sightseeing even easier, your card also comes with a free Budapest guidebook, complete with a city map and details of how you can use it at participating venues.
Reviews (151)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A Must for all tourists !! Fantastic Option

I got the 24 hours card and now in the hindsight I think I would have been better having a 48-hr one. The card is worth it if you are staying in Budapest for more than 1 days and would travel a lot as a...More

Thank Rajivsharma1234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Don't leave the hotel without it

Had a 3 day trip to Budapest. This card was great. We probably didn't maximise the financial benefits - a couple more museums and use to part-way to/from the airport would have cleared the cost - but so useful on the great public transportation systems...More

Thank Sanj S
Reviewed 12 October 2018
Buy the card - save time, hassle, and queues...

If you are keen on seeing as many places and sites as possible, this card makes a lot of sense because the traveling in tram, metros, buses is free with this. Also, you get free entry or discounts to many museums, rides, or cruises.

Thank E S
Reviewed 4 October 2018
Budapest Card

I purchased this online prior to my trip and had it delivered to the hotel where I was able to collect as I checked in. Not only does it allow free transport on the buses, trams and Metro but you can also get money off...More

3  Thank David F
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Great way to get an overview

We did the two day tour. The first day we rode around to get an overview. The second day we hopped on and off where we wanted to visit. The night cruise was fantastic. The lights on the buildings was magnificent. Only negative was waiting...More

2  Thank geor64
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11 November 2018|
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Response from Jakub K | Reviewed this property |
I bought it without preorder in information centre on Heroes square (the on on airport was closed at the time of my arrival). You just get card and fill in your name. I suppose, that it will be same on airport.
26 August 2018|
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Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
I do not think that you can. However, it's as easy as going to the Information desk at the airport arrivals and buying it. Not sure what you mean by transfer to hotel but if you want to use public transport then you get it... More
12 May 2018|
Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I have no idea. The best rates are actually from a hotel