Budapest Travel Guide

Practical Information in Hungary

Practical Information in Hungary


Public Holidays in Hungary

January 1: New Year’s Day
March 15: Anniversary of the 1848 Revolution
March / April: Easter Sunday and Monday

May 1: Labor Day
May /June: Whit Sunday and Monday

August 20: St. Stephen’s Day
October 23: Republic Day
November 1: All Saint’s Day
December 25-26: Christmas


Time in Hungary

Greenwich Mean Time + 1 hour 
U.S. Eastern Standard Time + 6 hours


Electricity in Hungary

The voltage is 220 V/50Hz with European two-prong plug. 
Electrical equipment of 110V/60Hz requires the use of an adapter and/or voltage converter.