Summary

The Sziget festival will take place from 10 to 17 August in Budapest. Read this guidance produced by the British Embassy in Budapest if you’re attending the festival.

If you intend to travel to summer events in Hungary, including major music festivals, take care of your personal belongings and keep your valuables safe. In previous years there have been numerous cases of passports being lost or stolen at these events.

There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Around 400,000 British nationals visit Hungary each year.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.

The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.