Car Budapest – Taxi costs in Budapest
The good news that now the Taxi costs are unified, everybody charge the same amount. The taxis must paint on yellow colour until August 2014. The base fee for the taxi is 450 HUF(everybody pays as this is a minimal fee), the km fee is 280 HUF/km, the waiting fee is 70 HUF/minute. If some taxi driver charges differently it is violates the Hungarian law.
How to get a car in Budapest ?
The possibilities are plentiful, lots of companies renting cars in Budapest. You can not only rent a car, but can rent a scooter, a motorbike, a van or either a trailer or limousine.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Budapest ?
The rent prices starts from 3-4000 HUF/day (app. 10-20 Eur,13-17 Dollar) and ends where you wants to. For the cheapest price usually one can get a small 1 litre Suzuki(not the latest model) car in the suburb. If you want to rent these cars perhaps need to reserve in advance. For long weekends (Easter time, 15th of March, 23th of October, 1st of November the usual Hungarian holidays) usually hard to find cheap cars.
“Normal” cars usually starts for 8 000 HUf/day (40 Eur, 45 Dollar) costs.
Deposit is usually needed, but usually not very huge sum.
Where to rent cars ?
The offers are plentiful, lots of companies offers cars in Budapest. Unfortunately they not everywhere speaks in English, because of this email is perhaps more useful.
Links to rent companies Budapest