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Metro line M3 will be replaced by buses between Kőbánya-Kispest and Deák Ferenc tér on 20 November 2016 (Sunday)

On Sunday, 20 November 2016, metro line M3 will be in service on a shortened route between Újpest-Központ and Deák Ferenc tér due to track refurbishment, while on the section between Kőbánya-Kispest and Deák Ferenc tér replacement buses will be operating. This is scheduled maintenance, whereas on 13 November metro line M3 had to be […]

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Test runs without passengers start on metro line M4

The construction project of metro line M4 has reached its final phase: the period of the so-called White Tests, i.e. test runs on the entire line with the trains without passengers. Until November 2013 Siemens, the manufacturer of the signalling system will carry out continuous testing then from December onwards the future operator, BKV will […]

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Off-wire City-trolleybus to operate in the inner city at weekends

On 17 November 2018, a new weekend City-trolleybus service started its operation between Fővám tér and Lehel tér in the fifth district of Pest. The low-floor, single trolleybuses run on Saturdays and Sundays only. This new service was introduced by Péter Szentgyörgyvölgyi, Mayor of District 5, Dr. Kálmán Dabóczi, CEO of BKK and László Szedlmajer, […]

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River-crossing boat line in operation on inner city section of the Danube until Christmas

BKK strives to integrate boat lines into the public transport service offering more and more intensively. As a part of this effort, boat services will be launched to provide river-crossing options in the city centre. Boat line D2 will enter service on 12 November and it will operate until 23 December on the Kossuth Lajos […]

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CAF tram made out of thousands of parts

Lego has no limits
Bence Gerliczky is a 17 year-old-high school student who built the scale replica of CAF, the youngest tram type of Budapest. The vehicle made out of nearly 9,000 blocks can be seen until 22 December 2016 in the lobby of BKK’s office building in Rumbach Sebestyén utca. How much preparation and work […]

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