Hungary to Invest Eur 5.6 Bn in Railway Upgrades Around Budapest in 20 Years

2021. február 05.

Hungary Today

Hungary plans to invest 2,000 billion forints (ER 5.6bn), mainly European Union funds, in upgrading railways in the region of Budapest over two decades to double the number of railway passengers and reduce the daily number of drivers heading for the city centre by 115,000, Balázs Fürjes, the state secretary in charge of development projects in and around Budapest, said on Thursday.