Roads in Hungary

Hungarian road categories are as follows:

  • Gyorsforgalmi út (controlled-access highway):
    • Autópálya (motorway): 2+2 travel lanes and 1+1 emergency lane, central reservation, no at-grade intersections, speed limit: 130 kilometers per hour (81 mph)
    • Autóút (expressway): 2+2, 2+1 or 1+1 travel lanes, central reservation, some at-grade intersections, speed limit: 110 kilometers per hour (68 mph)
    • Gyorsút (high-speed highway): 2+2 travel lanes, central reservation, few at-grade intersections, speed limit: 110 kilometers per hour (68 mph)
  • Elsődrendű főút (primary arterial road or primary main road) (with one digit in their name, e.g.: 6-os főút)
  • Másodrendű főút (secondary main road) (with two or three digits, e.g.: 57-es főút)
  • Helyi út (local road) (with three or more digits)
Border road sign with general speed-limits in Hungary

Some of the national roads are part of the European route scheme.
European routes passing through Hungary: E60; E65; E66; E68; E71; E73; E75; E77; E79 (Class A); E573; E653; E661 (Class B).

HighwaysEdit

 
Hungarian highway network.
  in service
  planned

They have one lane in each direction, signs are white-on-blue and the normal speed limit is 130 km/h, in expressways 110 km/h. According to the Állami Autópályakezelő Zrt. ("State Motorway Management Plc."), the total length of the Hungarian motorway system was 1,400.6 kilometers in 2013.[1] The construction of the Hungarian motorway system started in 1964 with M7, which finished in 1975 between Budapest and Lake Balaton. The total length of the system reached 200 km in 1980, 500 km in 1998, and 1000 km in 2007.

Motorways in Hungary:

M1 | M3 | M5 | M6 | M7 | M8 | M15 | M19 | M30 | M31 | M35 | M43 | M60

Expressways in Hungary (M - expressways, and R - fast roads):

M0 | M2 | M4 | M9 | M10 | M25 | M34 | M44 | M51 | M70 | M85 | M86 | M87
R11 | R21 | R23 | R49 | R67 | R76 | R83

HistoryEdit

Development of the overall length (at the end of):

Year 1964 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1996 2002 2006 2010 2014 2016
Length in km 7 85 136 213 302 361 440 638 967 1.290 1.382 1.481

Main roadsEdit

They have one lane in each direction, signs are white-on-green and the normal speed limit is 90 km/h.

Primary main roadEdit

Roads categorized as state roads, class IIa are 2,224 km in total length and are marked with one, two, or some three-digit numbers.

Sign Number Route Length
  1 Újbuda - Budaörs - Bicske - Tatabánya - Tata - Komárom - Győr - Mosonmagyaróvár - border with Austria northwest of Hegyeshalom 177 km
  10 Óbuda - Dorog - Tát - Nyergesújfalu - Road 1 075 km
  2 Újpest - Dunakeszi - Vác - Rétság - Border with Slovakia   north of Parassapuszta (Hont) 078 km
  21 Hatvan - Pásztó - Bátonyterenye - Salgótarján - Border with Slovakia   north of Salgótarján 065 km
  3 Kőbánya - Gödöllő - Aszód - Hatvan - Gyöngyös - Füzesabony - Mezőkövesd - Emőd - Nyékládháza - Miskolc - Szikszó - Encs - border with Slovakia   north of Tornyosnémeti 247 km
  354 Debrecen north bypass (Motorway M35 - Main road 4) 012 km
  4 Kispest - Monor - Cegléd - Szolnok - Törökszentmiklós - Kisújszállás - Karcag - Püspökladány - Hajdúszoboszló - Debrecen - Téglás - Hajdúhadház - Újfehértó - Nyíregyháza - Kisvárda - Záhony - border with Ukraine   north of Záhony 352 km
  403 Nyíregyháza east bypass (Motorway M3 - Main road 4) 014 km
  405 Motorway M5 - Main road 4 015 km
  41 Nyíregyháza - Baktalórántháza - Vásárosnamény - border with Ukraine   east of Beregsurány 073 km
  42 Püspökladány - Berettyóújfalu - Biharkeresztes-Ártánd - border with Romania   east of Ártánd 059 km
  43 Szeged - Makó - border with Romania   east of Nagylak 055 km
  44 Kecskemét - Kunszentmárton - Szarvas - Békéscsaba - Gyula - border with Romania   southeast of Gyula 144 km
  5 Soroksár - Dabas - Lajosmizse - Kecskemét - Kiskunfélegyháza - Szeged - Border with Serbia   southwest of Röszke 185 km
  6 Nagytétény - Százhalombatta - Dunaújváros - Dunaföldvár - Paks - Tolna - Bonyhád - Pécsvárad - Pécs - Szentlőrinc - Barcs - border with Croatia   south of Barcs 262 km
  7 Nagytétény - Kápolnásnyék - Székesfehérvár - Siófok - Balatonföldvár - Balatonlelle - Balatonboglár - Fonyód - Zalakomár - Galambok - Nagykanizsa - Letenye - border with Croatia   west of Letenye 233 km
  8 Székesfehérvár - Várpalota - Veszprém - Herend - Városlőd - Devecser - Jánosháza - Vasvár - Körmend - border with Austria   near Rábafüzes (Szentgotthárd) 190 km

Secondary main roadEdit

Roads categorized as state roads, class IIb are 2,224 km in total length and are marked with one, two, or some three-digit numbers.

Sign Number Route Length
  102 Main road 1 - Zsámbék - Main road 10 023 km
  11 Óbuda - Szentendre - Esztergom - Main road 117 072 km
  111 Dorog - Esztergom 008 km
  117 Dorog bypass 016 km
  12 Vác - Szob 027 km
  13 Kisbér - Border with Slovakia   at Komárom 029 km
  14 Győr - Border with Slovakia   at Vámosszabadi 013 km
  150 Mosonmagyaróvár - Border with Slovakia   at Rajka 015 km
  211 Salgótarján center - Salgótarján north 003 km
  22 Rétság - Balassagyarmat - Salgótarján 067 km
  222 Main road 22 - Border with Slovakia   at Balassagyarmat 002 km
  23 Bátonyterenye - Tarnalelesz 033 km
  24 Gyöngyös - Recsk - Eger 060 km
  25 Main road 3 - Eger - Tarnalelesz - Ózd - Main road 26 082 km
252 Main road 25 - Motorway M25 0.8 km
  26 Miskolc - Kazincbarcika - Putnok - Border with Slovakia   at Bánréve 045 km
  27 Sajószentpéter - Szendrő - Border with Slovakia at Tornanádaska 055 km
  302 Motorway M30 - Emőd (Intersection with Main road 3) 008 km
  304 Miskolc south bypass (Main road 3 - Motorway M30) 004 km
  306 Miskolc north bypass (Motorway M30 - Main road 26) 006 km
  31 Budapest - Gyömrő - Nagykáta - Jászberény - Jászapáti - Heves - Füzesabony (Intersection with Main road 33) 126 km
  311 Nagykáta - Farmos - Cegléd 034 km
  32 Hatvan (Intersection with Motorway M3) - Jászberény - Újszász - Szolnok 080 km
  33 Füzesabony (Intersection with Main road 3) - Tiszafüred - Hortobágy - Debrecen 111 km
  338 Nyíregyháza west bypass (Motorway M3 - Main road 38) 007 km
  34 Tiszafüred - Kunmadaras - Kunhegyes - Fegyvernek (Intersection with Main road 4) 055 km
  35 Nyékládháza - Tiszaújváros - Polgár - Hajdúböszörmény - Debrecen 086 km
  36 Polgár (Intersection with Main road 35) - Tiszavasvári - Nyíregyháza 050 km
  37 Felsőzsolca (Intersection with Main road 3) - Szerencs - Sárospatak - Border with Slovakia   near Sátoraljaújhely 076 km
  38 Tarcal (Intersection with Main road 37) - Tokaj - Rakamaz - Nyíregyháza 037 km
  381 Sátoraljaújhely - Cigánd - Kisvárda (Intersection with Main road 4) 00- km
  39 Encs - Abaújszántó - Mád (Intersection with Main road 37) 00- km
  401 Main road 4 - Main road 40 001 km
  427 Berettyóújfalu (old section of Main road 42) 00- km
  430 Makó - Hódmezővásárhely 00- km
  431 Border with Romania   near Kiszombor 006 km
  441 Cegléd - Nagykőrös - Kecskemét 031 km
  442 Szolnok - Martfű - Kunszentmárton (Intersection with Main road 44) 043 km
  443 Szarvas (Intersection with Main road 44) - Gyomaendrőd 019 km
  444 Békéscsaba (old section of Main road 44) 002 km
  445 Kecskemét east and north bypass (Main road 44 - Motorway M5) 013 km
  45 Kunszentmárton - Szentes - Hódmezővásárhely 053 km
  451 Szentes (Intersection with Main road 45) - Csongrád - Kiskunfélegyháza (Intersection with Main road 5) 042 km
  46 Törökszentmiklós - Mezőtúr - Gyomaendrőd - Mezőberény 066 km
  47 Debrecen - Berettyóújfalu - Szeghalom - Mezőberény - Békéscsaba - Orosháza - Hódmezővásárhely - Szeged 215 km
  471 Debrecen - Nyíradony - Nyírbátor - Mátészalka 073 km
  472 Hódmezővásárhely 00- km
  474 Orosháza (old section of Main road 47) 013 km
  48 Debrecen - Vámospércs - Border with Romania   near Nyírábrány 030 km
  49 Vaja (Intersection with Main road 41) - Mátészalka - Border with Romania   near Csengersima 057 km
  491 Győrtelek - Fehérgyarmat - Border with Ukraine near Tiszabecs 038 km
  502 Szeged west bypass 00- km
  51 Expressway M0 - Solt - Kalocsa - Baja - Border with Serbia   near Hercegszántó 191 km
  510 Budapest - Dunaharaszti - Main road 51 (old section of Main road 51) 011 km
  511 Baja east bypass (Main road 51 - Main road 55) 004 km
  513 Dunavecse (old section of Main road 51) 008 km
  52 Kecskemét - Solt - Dunaföldvár 064 km
  53 Solt (Intersection with Main road 52) - Kiskőrös - Soltvadkert - Kiskunhalas - Border with Serbia   near Tompa 089 km
  54 Kecskemét (Intersection with Main roads 5 and 44) - Bugacpusztaháza - Soltvadkert - Sükösd 092 km
  541 Kecskemét (Main road 5 - Main road 54) 004 km
  542 Kiskunfélegyháza west bypass 009 km
  55 Szeged - Mórahalom - Mélykút - Baja - Bátaszék (Intersection with Motorway M6) 122 km
  551 Baja east bypass - Main road 55 002 km
  56 Szekszárd (Intersection with Main road 6) - Bátaszék - Mohács - Border with Croatia   near Udvar 061 km
  57 Pécs - Bóly - Mohács 038 km
  578 Pécs east bypass (Main road 6 - Motorway M6) 00- km
  58 Pécs - Harkány - Border with Croatia   near Drávaszabolcs 033 km
  61 Dunaföldvár - Cece - Simontornya - Tamási - Dombóvár - Kaposvár - Nagykanizsa (Intersection with Motorway M7) 195 km
  610 Kaposvár (old section of Main road 61) 016 km
  611 Dombóvár - Sásd 014 km
  62 Dunaújváros (Intersection with Main road 6) - Seregélyes - Székesfehérvár 047 km
  63 Szekszárd (Intersection with Main road 6) - Cece - Sárbogárd - Székesfehérvár (Intersection with Motorway M7) 090 km
631 Motorway M6 - Main road 63 00- km
  64 Simontornya - Enying (Intersection with Main road 7) 037 km
  65 Szekszárd (Intersection with Main road 6) - Tamási - Siófok 085 km
651 Tamási bypass (Main road 65 - Main road 61) 00- km
  66 Pécs - Sásd - Kaposvár (Intersection with Main roads 61 and 610) 054 km
  67 Szigetvár - Kaposvár - Balatonlelle 090 km
  68 Barcs - Nagyatád - Marcali - Balatonszentgyörgy (Intersection with Main roads 7 and 76) 095 km
681 Nagyatád (Intersection with Main road 68) - Border with Croatia   near Berzence 00- km
  71 Lepsény (Intersection with Main road 7) - Balatonfűzfő - Balatonalmádi - Balatonfüred - Balatonederics - Keszthely (Intersection with Main road 76) 116 km
  710 Balatonakarattya (Intersection with Main road 71) - Balatonfűzfő (Intersection with Main road 72) 017 km
  72 Balatonfűzfő - Litér - Veszprém (Intersection with Main road 8) 007 km
  73 Csopak (Intersection with Main road 71) - Veszprém (Intersection with Main road 8) 013 km
  74 Nagykanizsa (Intersection with Main road 7) - Bak - Zalaegerszeg - Vasvár (Intersection with Main road 8) 075 km
  75 Keszthely (Intersection with Main road 71) - Pacsa - Bak - Rédics 069 km
  76 Balatonszentgyörgy (Intersection with Main roads 7 and 68) - Sármellék - Zalaegerszeg - Nádasd (Intersection with Main road 86) 082 km
760 Main road 75 - Hévíz - Main road 76 00- km
  761 Zalaegerszeg north bypass (Main road 74 - Main road 76) 00- km
762 Zalaegerszeg (old section of Main road 76) 00- km
  77 Veszprém (Intersection with Main road 71) - Nagyvázsony - Tapolca - Lesencetomaj (Intersection with Main road 84) 054 km
  81 Székesfehérvár (Intersection with Main road 8) - Mór - Kisbér - Győr 081 km
  811 Székesfehérvár - Lovasberény - Felcsút - Bicske (Intersection with Main road 1) 042 km
  813 Győr northeast bypass (Intersection with Motorway M1 - Main road 14) 00- km
  82 Veszprém (Intersection with Main road 8) - Zirc - Pannonhalma - Győr 080 km
  821 Győr (Main road 83 - Main road 1) 003 km
  83 Városlőd (Intersection with Main road 8) - Pápa - Tét - Győr 076 km
832 Pápa (Intersection with Main road 83) - Pápateszér - Veszprémvarsány (Intersection with Main road 82) 00- km
  834 Pápa (Intersection with Main road 83) - Celldömölk - Sárvár-Hegyközség (Intersection with Main road 84) 041 km
  84 Balatonederics (Intersection with Main road 71) - Sümeg - Sárvár - Hegyfalu - Border with Austria   near Sopron 132 km
  85 Győr (Intersection with Main road 1) - Csorna - Kapuvár - Nagycenk (Intersection with Main road 84) 072 km
  86 Mosonmagyaróvár - Csorna - Répcelak - Szombathely - Körmend - Zalalövő - Border with Slovenia   near Rédics 159 km
  861 Border with Austria   near Kópháza 002 km
  87 Kám - Rum - Szombathely - Border with Austria   near Kőszeg 049 km
  88 Sárvár (Intersection with Main road 84) - Vát (Intersection with Main road 86) 012 km
  89 Szombathely (Intersection with Main road 87) - Torony - Border with Austria   near Bucsu 018 km

Local roadsEdit

Minor, local roads in the country are designated as "local roads". The total length of these roads is 23,780 km and are marked with four or some five-digit numbers, while the rest have consisted of macadam and earthen roads.

European routesEdit

The following European routes pass through Hungary:

Class A:

Class B:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Állami Autópályakezelő Zrt. (ÁAK) (2013). "Az ÁAK által kezelt úthálózat részletes adatai (2013)". Archived from the original on 2015-03-23. Retrieved 2015-05-14.