Buda Castle Funicular
The Buda Castle Funicular is closed between 09-13 October 2023 due to maintenance works.
Travel with the Buda Castle Funicular and enjoy the spectacular panorama of the Danube!
Opening hours / Fares / Accessibility
Opening hours: 08:00 -22:00
Tickets are sold until 21:50
It runs continuously in every 5-10 minutes according to the passenger demand.
The Funicular is closed on every Monday on odd weeks during the period of the maintenance works, unless these Mondays are on public holidays. In this case, maintenance work will be performed on the first working day after the bank holiday.
Full price return ticket
|HUF 4 000|
Discount price return ticket
|HUF 2 000|
This ticket entitles you to two trips: one upward and one downward journey. If the ticket has been used to one direction only, it can be used to the other direction later, but within a one-year period from the date of purchase.
Free travel for children under the age of 3.
Discounts for pensioners and other travel discounts are not available.
GROUP CHILDREN DISCOUNT ON THE BUDA CASTLE FUNICULAR:
Student groups of at least 10 people and their adult companions can use the Buda Castle Funicular with a children"s ticket!
|Group children discount|
|Number of children||Number of adults, who can use children ticket|
The discount can be valid:
- from 3 to 14 years old (from the age of 3 to the day before the age of 15)
The valley station is situated on Clark Ádám tér at the Buda side of the Chain Bridge beside the Tunnel.
The mountain station is located on Szent György tér between the Palace of Buda Castle and the Presidential Palace.
The lower station accessible via buses 16 and 105 and trams 19 and 41.
The upper station can be approached by buses 16, 16A and 116.