As shown in the given Budapest location map that Hungary is located on the Danube River in central-north of Hungary. Budapest is the largest and capital city of Hungary.
Location Map of Budapest, Hungary
Where is Budapest Located
Budapest, capital and largest city of Hungary, and seat of Pest megye county. Budapest lies in Central Hungary, surrounded by settlements of the agglomeration in Pest county. By virtue of being a major city, Budapest is the center of political, industrial, commercial, transportation, and cultural activities.
It has some of the significant sites those are listed as World Heritage Site including the Buda Castle Quarter, Heroes' Square, Andrássy Avenue, and the Millennium Underground Railway, the second oldest in the world. Some other surprising attractions are second largest synagogue, third largest Parliament building, about 80 geothermal springs, and the world's largest thermal water cave system.
Interestingly, it has several sobriquets more popular of them are Heart of Europe, Pearl of Danube, Capital City of Spas and Termal Baths, Capital city of Freedom, Capital City of Festivals, and City of the Lights.
Moreover, Budapest is the centre of services including financial counseling, money transactions, commercial, and estate services. In addition, Tourism is also worth to be mentioned that fascinates thousands of tourists every year.
|Distance from Budapest to Prague||443 kilometres (275 mi)||Distance from Budapest to Moscow||1,565 kilometres (972 mi)|
|Distance from Budapest to Milan||788 kilometres (490 mi)||Distance from Budapest to Warsaw||545 kilometres (339 mi)|
|Distance from Budapest to Athens||1,122 kilometres (697 mi)||Distance from Budapest to Vienna||216 kilometres (134 mi)|
Budapest City, Hungary Facts & Informatiomn
|Location||Budapest lies in Central Hungary|
|Unification of Buda, Pest and Óbuda||17 November 1873|
|Government||Mayor - Council|
|Area Capital city||525.2 km2 (202.8 sq mi)|
|Urban Area||2,538 km2 (980 sq mi)|
|Metro Area||7,626 km2 (2,944 sq mi)|
|Elevation||Highest (János Hill) 527 m (315 to 1,729 ft)|
Lowest (Danube) 96 m
|• Density||3,388/km2 (8,770/sq mi)|
|Demonyms||Budapester, budapesti (Hungarian)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET) | in Summer UTC+2 (CEST)|
|ISO 3166 code||HU-BU|
|Airport||Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD)|