Before visiting the Market Halls in Budapest please check the opening hours. Please note that national holidays affect the standard opening times in the market halls, as they are usually closed at Easter, at Christmas etc.. To make the most out of your market hall visit, you can book a Guided Budapest Market Hall Tour with optional tastings of some of the best Hungarian traditional foods and drinks, and historical backgrounds of the buildings.
Opening Hours – Great Market Hall
More details: Great Market Hall
- Monday: 6 am – 5 pm
- Tuesday: 6 am – 6 pm
- Wednesday: 6 am – 6 pm
- Thursday: 6 am – 6 pm
- Friday: 6 am – 6 pm
- Saturday: 6 am – 3 pm
- Sunday: Closed
Opening Hours – Downtown Market Hall
Downtown Market Hall in Hold Street (Belvarosi Piac) is not the same building as the picturesque riverside Great Market Hall (Nagycsarnok) on Vamhaz Korut. Nevertheless, it is an excellent 19th century market hall, and has a similar atmosphere and many similar architectural features on a smaller scale. Well worth a visit if you are close by, visiting the Hungarian Parliament building.
- Monday: 6.30 am – 5 pm
- Tuesday: 6.30 am – 6 pm
- Wednesday: 6.30 am – 6 pm
- Thursday: 6.30 am – 6 pm
- Friday: 6.30 am – 6 pm
- Saturday: 6.30 am -2 pm
- Sunday: Closed
National Holidays & Sunday Closures – Market Hall Opening Hours
The market halls in Budapest are typically closed on Sundays and on national historical and religious holidays, such as March 15, the Easter weekend, May 1, Whit Monday, August 20, October 23, November 1, Christmas, New Year’s Day (Jan 01), which are non-commercial days in Budapest Hungary.
There might some other dates when the market halls are closed, so please check back 3-4 days before your date of visit for the latest updates.