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The Budapesti Közlekedési Központ (BKK), officially Budapesti Közlekedési Központ Zrt. (English: Centre for Budapest Transport), is the biggest public transport company in Budapest and one of the biggest in Europe. It was founded in January 1, 2011. BKK operates buses (200+ lines, 40 night lines), trams (33 lines), trolleybuses (15 lines).

Budapesti Közlekedési Központ Zrt.
Privately held company
IndustryPublic transportation
Founded2011
FounderGeneral Assembly of Budapest
Headquarters1075 Budapest, Rumbach Sebestyén u. 19-21.
Area served
Budapest, neighbouring towns and cities
Websitehttps://bkk.hu/en/

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HistoryEdit

The last biggest transport change of Budapest was the foundation of BKV in the 1960s. The foundation of BKK was decided in October 27, 2010 by the General Assembly of Budapest. They made Dávid Vitézy as the CEO.

From May 1, 2012 BKK began to do many exercises of BKV:

  • Operating public transportation, planning network, lines and time schedules
  • Making public service contracts with BKV and other companies
  • Upgrading transportation and making ideas for upgrading
  • Tickets and passes selling and securing

TransportationEdit

 
Bus line 21.

BusesEdit

BKK operates over 200 bus lines and 40 night bus lines. The first bus line number is 5. The main bus lines don't have letters in their respective route numbers.

Bus lines, which always operate in low-floor service:

5, 7, 7G, 8E, 9, 11, 13, 13A, 15, 16, 16A, 16B, 21, 21A, 22, 22A, 25, 26, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 38A, 39, 40, 40B, 40E, 44, 45, 46, 53, 55, 57, 58, 63, 64, 64A, 65, 65A, 66, 66B, 67, 68, 71, 84E, 84M, 87, 88, 88A, 88B, 89E, 91, 92, 92A, 93, 93A, 94E, 94M, 95, 96, 97E, 98, 100E, 101B, 101E, 102, 103, 104, 104A, 105, 106, 108E, 111, 112, 113, 113A, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 124, 125, 126, 126A, 128, 129, 130, 131, 133E, 134, 135, 137, 138, 140, 140A, 140B, 141, 143, 144, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 154B, 155, 156, 157, 157A, 158, 159, 160, 164, 165, 166, 168E, 169E, 170, 172, 173, 174, 175, 178, 179, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 188E, 191, 194, 194B, 194M, 195, 196, 196A, 197, 198, 199, 200E, 204, 212, 213, 214, 217, 218, 219, 220, 222, 223M, 224, 226, 230, 231, 236, 236A, 237, 238, 240, 241A, 243, 250, 250B, 251A, 254M, 257, 260, 260A, 262, 264, 266, 270, 272, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, 287, 291, 294E, 294M, 296, 296A, 297, 298.

Night lines: 901, 907, 908, 909, 914, 914A 916, 918, 922, 923, 930, 931, 934, 937, 938, 940, 941, 943, 948, 950, 950A, 956, 960, 963, 964, 966, 968, 972, 972B, 973, 979, 979A, 980, 990, 992, 994, 996, 996A, 998, 999.

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