The Budapest Card is the best way to get the most convenient price for public transportations and entry tickets to the main Budapest attractions at discounted rates or even for free.
These are all the benefits you get by purchasing the card:
A few info regarding the guided walking tours around Buda and Pest. The English speaking tour around Pest starts everyday at 10am at Vàci Utca 31, across Molnàr’s Kurtoskalacs . The Buda walking tour starts everyday at 2pm at the Castle, on the Trinity statue side. Tours last about 2 hours.
These are not the only benefits of the Budapest Card: take advantage of a series of available discounts from 10% to 50% off to more than 70 attractions, tours, and museums including St. Stephen’s Basilica, Great Synagogue, Memento Park, Danube cruises and much more.
Discounted activities include the entrance to thermal baths such as Széchenyi Baths and Gellért Baths and other structures. The Budapest Card allows you to save on participating restaurants and bars dotted all over Budapest.
Different Budapest Card Types
There are many different types of Budapest Card with different hours of validity. Granted services are always the same. There are cards valid for the duration of 24 hours after their validation, as well as cards valid for 48 or even 72 hours.
The Budapest Card can be purchased at the airport or at one of the many Budapest Infopoints located in Deák Ferenc tér and at Heroes Square. The card it needs to be validated by signing it and adding the starting date and time of the validity. In order to use the benefits of the Budapest Card, it needs to be shown at the entrance of attractions and service providers.
However, it is even more convenient to buy the Card online in order to get a further discount. Visitors traveling to Budapest can pick up their Budapest Card at the airport or at any Infopoint located in the city center.