About BUD CB
The aim of Budapest Convention Bureau is to increase the number of international conferences, congresses and other business events held in Budapest and Hungary. It intends to achieve this goal by organising events supporting business acquisition, through sales promotion and targeted destination marketing in the event market, supplementing its activities with the continuous and comprehensive analysis of market trends.
- Budapest meeting destination in numbers: 5324 MICE events in Hungary in 2019
- 26th Place on the ICCA ranking in 2019
- 16 Nobel prize winners
- 2 Congress venues
Meeting destination Budapest
Accessibility & Public transport
International visitors to Budapest usually arrive at Ferenc Liszt International Airport. The city centre is easily accessible via many transportations means. You can take a taxi, use the shuttle bus service or simply use public transport. Budapest’s public transport is one of the best systems of any European capital.
Gastronomy & Wine
One good thing for visitors to Budapest is that they can gain a complete impression of the country’s varied gastronomy in the countless styles on offer in its restaurants, bistros and wine bars. Whether you are looking for masterpieces of traditional Hungarian cuisine or want to experience its modern gastronomic trends, there are plenty of options available.
Budapest’s cultural buzz has made it an increasingly popular destination since the 2000s. It has become the kind of capital where lovers of the arts and culture visiting the city are sure to find something happening in almost every district of the city all year round.
The wider surroundings of Budapest boast more than just a couple days of sights; you can head north to the picturesque Danube Bend, west to the heart of the nearest wine district, Etyek, or east to Gödöllő, characterised by its gorgeous Royal Palace. Whichever direction you choose, these are part of Hungary’s treasure trove.
Spa & Bathing culture
Budapest has long been called the Spa Capital of the World. The 120 springs rising within the city boundaries are used by the city in many ways, of which the spas are undoubtedly the most spectacular. Moreover, given that most thermal baths can also be used as meeting venues, it is clear that this treasure of the Hungarian capital should be part of every visit!
Budapest for disabled visitors
In recent years, Budapest has made great strides in ensuring that both the capital’s residents and any tourists with disabilities and special needs can plan their time in the city without any hindrance. Whether using public transport or having step-free access to tourist attractions, it is now easier for everyone to enjoy a trouble-free day.