How to Apply For Convert or Exchange Foreign Driver License in Hungary

Apply For Convert or Exchange Foreign Driver License in Hungary

  • Check out the office of the local government located in the district you reside in.
  • Translate your official foreign driving license at the municipal government’s office.
  • Take a test for medial proficiency by a private or public doctor.
  • All registration fees must be paid at the office of district.
  • Apply to take the tests in the office nearest to the National Transport Authority (Nemzeti Kzlekedsi Hatsg or NKH). There is a fee for application that must be paid at the time of application.
  • Take an oral driving test (same as the one above) as well as take a practical test.
  • Go to the district office for the results together with your foreign driver’s license.

Required Documents For Convert or Exchange Foreign Driver License

  • Your foreign driver’s License(Original)
  • Your official translation of your driving license
  • Media Exam Certificate

Office Locations and Contacts


  • Citizens of the following countries are able to drive in Hungary Citizens from the following countries can drive in Hungary – Austria, Bahamas Islands, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Central African Republic, Czech Republic, Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Iran, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Kuwait, Poland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Republic of Macedonia, Morocco, Moldova, Monaco, Niger, Norway, Russian Federation, Pakistan, the Philippines, Romania, San Marino, Senegal, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Switzerland, Islands of the Seychelles, Sweden, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Zaire, Zimbabwe. These countries have signed in the International Vehicular Agreement of Vienna.
  • All other citizens must naturalize their driver’s license to be able to enjoy safe driving Hungary.

The document is needed

You might or may not need to renew your driving license when traveling to Hungary depending on the country of your citizenship.



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