articleimg-1
Apr 25, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Face masks compulsory on Budapest public transport from Monday

People using public transport in Budapest will have to wear a face mask or cover their face with a scarf as of April 27.

 

People using public transport in Budapest will have to wear a face mask or cover their face with a scarf as of April 27, except minors under the age of six.

The municipal regulations on masks will also apply to people while shopping in stores or markets and travelling in a taxi.

The obligation will, however, not apply to people who have a disease that physically prevents them from wearing a mask, and those having an asthma or a hard time breathing.

A call center set up for advice on the coronavirus can be reached on +36-80-277-455 and +36-80-277-456 or by email koronavirus@bm.gov.hu