New Underground Link Between Déli & Nyugati Stations?

  • 28 Sep 2018 4:13 PM
  • Hungary Matters
New Underground Link Between Déli & Nyugati Stations?
The Prime Minister’s Office and the municipal authorities are examining the option of building a tunnel linking the capital city’s Déli and Nyugati railway stations, with the involvement of European Union funding.

Balázs Fürjes, government commissioner for Budapest and its agglomeration, said that a plan had been drawn up as early as 1937 to connect the two railway stations with the tunnel, and such a plan should be revisited today.

Déli railway station would be put underground, paving the way for surface areas to be developed.

Similarly, in the case of Nyugati railway station, a large area would be freed up and part of the railway would be placed underground,” he said.

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