Contact & Activities

Participating city

Budapest distr. V.
26.307 inhabitants

Local contact

Társadalmi és Külkapcsolati Osztály
Gyöngyi Kardos-Erdődi
Erzsébet tér 4.
1051 Budapest
++36 1-872-7214

Participation 2012

The participant is committed to:

Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
Kecskeméti utca, Papnövelde utca, Egyetem tér
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Responsible car-use (eco-driving etc)
Mobility management
  • Development of travel plans / mobility plans in consultation with local stakeholders