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By train to the Sziget Festival

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The Hungarian National Railway Company starts special trains to reach the Sziget Festival without crowd and bustle. What more, they give you incredible discount too!

mavstart_logo_okBuy your train-ticket at any cash desk at Keleti, Déli or Kelenföldi Railway Stations between 5-12 August and you will get 50% discount off the price. But that’s not all!

If you get a stamp on your ticket in the MÁV-START (Hungarian National Railway Company) tent, right next to the Sziget’s central info-point, it will be valid on the return too! Tickets will be valid until 14th of August. MÁV-START ticket office container’s opening hours: 5 August: 2pm-8pm, 6-7 August: 6pm-9pm, 8-12 August: 11am-8pm, 13 August 8am-11am.

If you buy your inland train tickets at Sziget MÁV-START tent, you will be able to get 20% discount. They accept Festival Card and PayPass card too.

At MÁV-START cash-desks international train tickets are also available. Between 8-13 of August the first 100 international ticket-buyer will get a surprise gift!

For the comfort of people travelling to the Sziget Festival MÁV-START will splice the trains with extra carriage on several lines coming to Budapest. Between Wien and Budapest there will be extra trains on 13th of August starting at 9.32 am and 1.36 pm.

Traveller information hotline: 00 36 40 49 49 49