Tips for Motorcycle Trips in Hungary

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Hungary (HU)

Ländertipps Ungarn

What do you have to take into consideration when traveling to Hungary? Which documents do you have to take with you? Louis provides you with answers to the most important questions. No liability is accepted for errors – Louis does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of information.

Documents you must have with you

  • Driving licence and vehicle registration certificate
  • ID card or passport (since 26.6.12 it has also been obligatory for children travelling within the EU to have their own identity document.)
  • International Motor Insurance Card (Green Card) is recommended.
  • Overseas health insurance protection with repatriation insurance.

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First-aid kit / Hi-vis vest

  • Motorcycles must carry a first-aid kit containing suitable wound dressings and in dustproof packaging.
  • High-visibility vests must be carried with you and worn in the event of a breakdown.

Mandatory helmet

It is mandatory to wear a helmet! Only helmets which conform to the ECE 22 standard are approved.

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All vehicles must have their headlights on even during the daytime.

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Speed limits

  • Within built-up areas: 50 km/h
  • Outside built-up areas: 90 km/h
  • Dual carriageways (expressways): 110 km/h
  • Motorways (freeways): 130 km/h

Road tolls

Hungary has an e-vignette system.

Emergency numbers

107 and 112

Legal alcohol limit


Further information

Tourism in Hungary:

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