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Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Hungary reinstates border controls at Austrian and Slovenian borders

As part of the efforts to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic, the police have the authority to check cars at the Austrian and Slovenian borders.

As part of the efforts to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic, the police have the authority to check cars at the Austrian and Slovenian borders.

According to the National Police Headquarters, citizens of any country may enter the territory of Hungary from Austria via the border crossing points at Hegyeshalom, Sopron and Rábafüzes. In addition to these border crossing points, Hungarian and Austrian nationals may also use the border crossing points at Kópháza, Kőszeg, Bucsu and Szentpéterfa.

In international traffic, citizens of any country may enter the territory of Hungary from Slovenia via the border crossing points at Tornyszentmiklós and Rédics. In addition to these border crossing points, Hungarian and Slovenian nationals may also use the border crossing point at Pince.

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 under koronavirus@bm.gov.hu.