Please visit the homepage of “Consular Services of the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs” to to find a detailed table of all countries requiring a visa and also more information about visa regulations
An invitation letter for the purpose of obtaining a travel visa or permission to attend the meeting will be handed out on request after successful registration for the conference.
Please check www.weather.com for up-to-date weather forecasts in the city that you are travelling to.
The official currency in Hungary is the forint (Ft.).
Please note that there are no general bank hours in Hungary. Most banks are open from 9 am to 5 pm. Major credit cards are accepted at most cash points (ATM machines), stores, restaurants and hotels. At smaller grocery stores and souvenir shops, you might have to pay in cash.
English is spoken by the staff of most hotels, restaurants and shops.
Telephone and internet
Hungary's international pre-dial is +36 (0036).
Public places like airports, universities, libraries, restaurants and cafés may offer "free"-WiFi Hotspots.
The electrical power supply in Hungary is 230v, 50 Hz, AC.
Official plugs in Hungary are:
(round) Type F/ CEE 7/4
(flat) Type C/ CEE 7/16
Hungary's standard time zone is UTC/GMT +1 hour.
All visitors are advised to have valid international insurance before coming to Hungary. Citizens of the EU are insured with their EHIC (European Health Insurance Card).