Important numbers in Hungary

Ambulance: 104

Fire Service: 105

Police: 107

S.O.S. (General): 112


Hungarian currency and exchange rates

The Hungarian currency is the Hungarian Forint (HUF).

Used denominations:

  • notes: 500Ft, 1000Ft, 2000Ft, 5000Ft, 10000Ft and 20000Ft
  • coins: 5Ft, 10Ft, 20Ft, 50Ft, 100Ft and 200Ft


Recommended source for the currency and actual exchange spots: Visit Budapest


Visa for non-EU citizens

Non-EU citizens may have to request visa in order to come to Hungary.

Application can be found here.