How to get a Hungarian mobile number?

When you are in Hungary, you can walk into any Vodafone, T-mobile or Telenor stores, show your passport and get a prepaid or postpaid hungarian mobile number instantly.

There is a Vodafone store in Deak ter near the CBA supermarket.  They speak english. You can also go to various T-mobile or Telenor store in Westend shopping mall. They speak english.

The country code for Hungary is +36.  The area code for Budapest is 1. For example you can dial a local number +36 1 xxxx xxx for Budapest.

You can also make domestic calls with 06 instead of +36.  For example you can dial 06 70 xxx xxxx

  • 112 – Emergency number (ambulance, fire brigade, police)
  • 104 – Ambulance
  • 105 – Fire Brigade
  • 107 – Police