Motorway vignette prices to rise from 2021
The price of motorway vignettes in Hungary will be raised next year, in line with a new system that pegs the prices to inflation, according to a report by state news wire MTI.
The price of an annual motorway vignette for D1-category passenger cars will rise to HUF 44,660 next year from HUF 42,980, motorway website autopalya.hu said.
The price of an annual county motorway vignette will increase to HUF 5,200 from HUF 5,000.
A ten-day D1 pass will cost HUF 3,640, up from HUF 3,500, and the price of a one-month pass will rise to HUF 4,970 from HUF 4,780.
The prices of vignettes for D2- and B2-category vehicles will also increase.
Motorway vignette prices in Hungary have not been raised for years.
A decree recently issued by the Innovation and Technology Ministry pegs the prices to the annualized rate of inflation in August of the previous year.
August CPI was 3.9%.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.