Video: Xmas Trams In Budapest Now Operating Again - Timetable

  • 17 Dec 2021 4:11 PM
Video: Xmas Trams In Budapest Now Operating Again - Timetable
The Christmas tram on the capital city's tram lines has been running for 12 years now so anyone can take a ride on this seasonal BKK vehicle for the price of a regular tram ticket.

This iconic vehicle, decorated both inside and out, offers passengers a special ride until 6 January 2022 for the regular tram charge. 

MTI Photo: Zoltán Balogh

The Christmas Tram has been in operation since 2009, and will run this year most frequently on tram line number 2, which passes a number of World Heritage sites.

MTI Photo: Zoltán Máthé

This year, route 2 along the Pest embankment47 and 49 across Liberty Bridge, and the 56A and 59 through hilly Buda, will all feature the Christmas tram, as well as lines 1419425062A and 69. This special service will not be running on 24 and 31 December.

Tram does not run on 24 and 31 December.

See the full schedule here.

Also this festive vehicle appears on other key tram lines, each day after 5 pm, when its lights shine brightest. 

MTI Top Photo: Zoltán Balogh

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