Budapest Parking Permits: Steps, Requirements, and Providers

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What is it?

A parking permit is a document that allows a vehicle to be parked in a particular area or street in Budapest, Hungary.

Who needs it?

Anyone who plans to park their vehicle in regulated zones in Budapest. It is particularly useful for residents of the city who need to park their vehicle near their place of residence. Also, non-EU residents and disabled persons can apply for a parking permit.


  1. First, ensure you have all the required documents.
  2. Visit the local government office known as “Kormányablak” or visit the Budapest Transport Privately Held Corporation’s (BKK) customer service centers.
  3. Submit your application along with the necessary documents.
  4. Pay the applicable fee for the parking permit.

Required Documents

  • Ownership document of the vehicle.
  • A valid rental contract or ownership document of a property in the zone you are applying for.
  • Proof of residency (residence permit for non-EU residents).
  • A valid identification.
  • For disabled persons, a valid EU disability card.

(Note: The list of required documents may vary; you should check the official BKK or local government website for the latest information)

Providers that can do it for you

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Additional details

  • Non-EU residents are also eligible to apply for a parking permit in Budapest.
  • EU parking permits for disabled persons are accepted, and they can also apply for a parking permit.

For further inquiries, you can contact the Kormányablak or BKK’s customer service centers.


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