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Hungarian protocols and tipping

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Stuff to do in Budapest

Budapest Tour Ideas

Budapest Highlights Bike Tour

Budapest Highlights Bike Tour
2 hours
USD 24.99
On this Budapest bike tour, we'll show you all the important sights of Pest on an easy-paced ride. From the river bank we'll make sure that you catch a glimpse of beautiful Buda, too. Instead of overloading you with mind-numbing dates we prefer sharing all the basic info, fun facts and insider stories with you. We'll pass 2 UNESCO- World Heritage Sites on our tour and see much more than that on our way. Most importantly, safety comes first, that is why we cycle on bike lanes whenever possible and avoid roads with heavy traffic. Get up close and personal with Budapest – by bike!

Hungarian State Folk Ensemble Performances in Budapest

Hungarian State Folk Ensemble Performances in Budapest
90 minutes
USD 23.29
Hungary is one of the very few countries where folk-dancing as on an incredibly high artistic level. The authentic folk-dance performance take place in the Budai Vigadó, performed by the best professional Hungarian folk ensemble, the Hungarian State Folk Ensemble.<br />Through the performed dances the viewers gain broad insight into Hungarian dance and music heritage with authentic costumes, also covering the traditions of former parts of the country.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) Taxi Service

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Official Budapest Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Budapest Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (HUF or Hungarian Forint). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency. Note that Budapest Airport taxi rates given here are for official taxis and unofficial or pirate taxis (discussed below) may be different. Drivers may also accept USD, but make sure to confirm.

  • Official Budapest Airport Taxi Rates (maximum fares):

    • Zone 1: 3,800 HUF 
    • Zone 2: 5,800 HUF 
    • Zone 3: 6,000 HUF 
    • Zone 4: 6,500 HUF 
    • Taxi Zone Map


    Your driver will use the meter. If the amount on the meter is:

    • Lower than the official rate, you pay the meter fare
    • Higher than the official rate, you pay the official rate


    If you check in with the taxi booth before getting into a cab, you will be given a voucher with the official rate on it. It also has a number on it that can be used for fare complaints.

Budapest Taxi Payment: Cash • Credit Cards
  • Always confirm with your Budapest Airport taxi driver if they take credit or bank cards and if there are any card fees.

Drivers may also accept USD, but make sure to confirm
Budapest Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, Round up to next bill/large coin

Official Budapest Airport Taxi Details

Budapest Airport Taxi

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Budapest Airport taxi service is available at the taxi stand. Zóna Taxi have a fixed price from the Budapest Airport, but to the airport they use the meter. Zóna Taxi is great from the Budapest Airport but to the airport there is no difference between Zóna Taxi and the other taxi companies.


A general rule in Budapest, it is always cheaper to call a taxi through a call centre than catch one on the street. Always ensure the taxi has a fixed sign on top and there is writing on the side indicating that it is a taxi as there are some pirate taxis that operate in the city.

Arrive or depart stress-free at the Budapest Airport by pre-booking your private Budapest Airport transfer.
See our Budapest Airport private transfer options page for more information and pricing.

 Pirate Budapest Airport Taxi Serivce


There are pirate taxis in Budapest. These cars may not have a permanently affixed sign on the roof and/or writing directly on the doors.

IHateTaxis.com does not recommend the pirate Budapest Airport taxi service.

You will be ripped off.

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Last Updated: 24 Nov 2016