Travel Information

El Salvador citizens travelling to Hungary

Citizens of El Salvador that are travelling to Hungary can travel without a visa.

What to expect in Hungary

🤝 friendly locals
inexpensive cost of living
⚡ Above average wifi
❄️ cold weather
museums and old buildings

Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

Yes, you should carry cash on you. Foreigners usually deal in cash.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are

T-Mobile, and Vodafone


💦 Can I drink tap water?

Yes, you can generally drink tap water. This may not apply in smaller towns and rural areas. Double-check when you arrive.

🚕What do I use to get around?

Popular ride-hailing services include


Exchange Rates

The primary currency is HUF.

1 SVC = 34.477253 HUF

To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $5.09 USD.

Visa Status

A Visa is not required for citizens of Hungary. Tourists are able to visit without a visa for a certain amount of time.

Notes and Passport Validity

Ensure that your passport is valid for 90 days past your travel date.

90 days within any 180 day period in the Schengen Area:

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

We now advise all not to travel overseas at this time, due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel. This includes to Hungary. If you’re already overseas and wish to return to Australia, we recommend you do so as soon as possible by commercial means. Authorities have confirmed there are cases of COVID−19 in Hungary. Expect additional screening measures if you travel from China, Italy, Iran or South Korea. Follow the advice of local authorities and check with the nearest embassy or consulate of Hungary for entry requirements. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Hungary.


These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Hungary. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (5.00 / 5)
Safety (3.51 / 5)
Cost of Living (5.00 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$26.50 USD / night

Average Dinners

$5.09 USD

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