Postal Services in Hungary

Information on the postal system in Hungary with details on national, international and registered mail, as well as mail forwarding and banking services...

Postal services in Hungary are run by Magyar Posta. Most post offices are open Monday to Friday between 08:00 and 18:00. The two main Post Offices in Budapest open for longer, including weekends.

A comprehensive overview of the services provided by Magyar Post is available on the full version of their website, which is in Hungarian.

Postal Services

Magyar Posta offers a variety of national and international postal services for letters and parcels, including insured mail and EMS (Express Mail Service). Items can be tracked online allowing customers to monitor their post and check that it has been delivered, or be informed of why delivery has failed.

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Financial Services

All post offices provide basic financial services for VISA, VISA Electron, Eurocard/Mastercard and Maestro cards. They also deal with American Express traveller’s cheques, Eurocheques and Post Office orders.

Banking services include current and savings accounts, loans and investment funds, as well as life, car, property and travel insurance policies.

Mail Forwarding

Magyar Posta redirects mail for a fee. This service can be arranged at any post office by filling in a form.