Semester Budapest-pass for pupils

Valid for the indicated period – either from 1 September to 31 January of the following year, or from 1 February to 30 June – from 00:00 midnight on the first day (but from the time of purchase at the earliest) until 02:00 a.m. on the day following the last day within the administrative boundaries of Budapest on lines 1-99, 101-299, 900-999, M1, M2, M3, M4, H5, H6, H7, H8, H9, D14; on designated commute services of MÁV-START national railways and VOLÁNBUSZ regional bus lines. On boat services D2, D11 and D12 valid on workdays only. To be used together with a valid ID issued to pupils in Hungarian public education, attending daytime or evening courses (correspondence courses do not qualify!) Please provide the education ID or ID number at the time of purchase as it will be printed onto the slip. Valid with linked original photo ID only. The pass is non-transferable. If the pass gets damaged or the ID number has changed, the pass will be exchanged for the same type of pass with the same validity in return for a handling fee at the designated locations. Please present and hand your pass over if requested by the inspector. Please note that we cannot replace lost passes.

This pass type is also available through a mobile application, at the same price and with the same validity (area and time period) as the paper version. The mobile ticket purchased in the application is to be used together with a valid ID issued for pupils in Hungarian public education. Please provide the ID number at the time of purchase. Valid with linked original photo ID only. The pass becomes valid for travel 2 minutes after successful purchase. Please present your pass for control or after scanning the inspector’s code if requested to do so. At metro stations and on buses/trolleybuses with front-door boarding policy, please show the image appearing after scanning the displayed code. An active internet connection is required for using the mobile ticket. Advance purchase is possible up to 30 days before the start of validity. The mobile ticket is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and it is refundable only before the start of validity. Please find more information here on the app and the use, replacement and refund of passes purchased in the app.

Refund rule: only refundable before the start of validity, see details here.

Please find more information at the following links concerning advance purchase rules and validity periods indicated on the passes.