Train tickets to be bought via mobile phones

Local News

According to sem information published by, passengers can buy train tickets via their mobile phones from the beginning of April.The new system will be similar to that of parking and motorway fees; the clients of the three biggest mobile networks can pay train tickets by sending an SMS to the special number operated by MÁV.
Some details are not clear yet, e.g. how the buying possibilities and payment will be synchronized with the train schedules, or how the validity of the tickets will be checked.
But what’s sure is that this “comfort” function will have an extra 100-200 HUF fee.
We’ll see!

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