Information Points in Budapest


photoIOM Hungary and the UNHCR Hungary in partnership with Municipality of Budapest, have jointly established the joint “Budapest Helps!” Information and Community Centre. The centre support access to crucial information and assistance services for those who have fled the ongoing war in Ukraine and provide a safe space where people arriving to Hungary can meet with each other  and the local Budapest community. The centre also host a wide range of community events focusing on integration and wellbeing, including Hungarian language classes and early childhood development support.


  • Provision of information and information sessions on relevant topics: legal counselling, access to education and support on school enrolment, access to health care, employment assistance, support with administrative issues, etc.
  • Information for third-country nationals on accommodation, ticketing, temporary residence permit, etc.
  • Children’s programs (arts and crafts, robotics classes, etc.)
  • Recreational activities through art and culture
  • Hungarian and English classes
  • Arts programming, arts performances and workshops
  • Awareness raising and empowerment programs
  • Community support programs
  • Ukrainian cultural and community events, and more!

Languages spoken: Hungarian, Ukrainian, English, Russian

Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

You can find: Budapest, 1052, Bárczy István utca 1 -3.


nyugatiIOM Hungary is running an Info Point at the Nyugati railway station in partnership with the Municipality to provide information and immediate assistance to those forcibly displaced from Ukraine.

IOM Hungary provide information for people fleeing war in Ukraine in the following topics:


  • Information provision (working, studying, banking, traveling, healthcare in Hungary)
  • Legal status and counselling.
  • Short-term accommodation for Ukrainians and Third Country Nationals
  • Awareness raising and prevention of risks relating to trafficking in persons and exploitation

You can find: Nyugati Railway Station underpass

Opening hours: Monday-Sunday, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm