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Budapest Western Railway Station

Terez koerut 55., Budapest 1062, Hungary
+36-1-3-49-49-49
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Terez koerut 55., Budapest 1062, Hungary
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a railway station, so it's exactly what you expect. Lots of people, lots of noise, good location in center of town. Several shops in the station. None are cheap.

Thank verdun2
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to visit, even if you don't have to wait for your train. It's a really old building, so you can have an image of an old train station.

Thank hegyibrigitta94
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The Western railway station is an amazing 19th century iron and glass building constructed by the Eiffel Company. It is a busy rail station, has a metro station, and a tram stop out front. There is a shopping centre next to it.

Thank mcmonScotland
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The station from the outside is quite spectacular , but on entering the station you go back in time ,its worth a visit as you can imagine all sorts of people coming through the station from by gone times

Thank Andlyn50
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was a very nice building, but unfortunately since yeras there is no sign to renew it. The building is in a terrible condition. The information system is very bad. The station itself is absolutely not clean. If there is no absolut necessity avoid it.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Went to the station to take a train to the City of Pecs. The station looks just like the ones you would see in old world war 2 movies. The only thing missing (thank goodness) was the storm troopers

Thank freeportclaims
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I agree w the other reviews -- it is nice to take a photo, but then get out of there. The clientele is a little dodgy and there is nothing to do besides take a photo. Architecture is gorgeous, though

Thank laura_runs262
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Nyugati railway station is one of three railway stations in Budapest, which will help travellers get around the country. The Nyugati, commonly called, is one of the oldest terminals of Budapest. It stands alongside Grand Boulevard (Teréz körút). This impressive building, designed by the Gustave...More

Thank Friedrich28
Reviewed 13 November 2016

As most railway stations, it can be a bit too busy and a bit dangerous. Be careful with your belongings (there might be pickpockets on the area). Also a good place to find some cheap food.

Thank g_marianaa
Reviewed 16 September 2016

It really is an impressive building but it seen better days. Clearly government funds aren't forthcoming when it comes to re developing the site. Dont expect a friendly greeting from the grumpy ticket service operatives. My god they are miserable. They dont do eye contact...More

Thank R D
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