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Guide.me Innovation – SAFETY FIRST

Thank you for using Guide.me Budapest!
We are always working hard to improve our application. In the latest version please welcome a great feature:  set up emergency contacts with one click on your phone!

We believe that safety comes first; hence we have an innovative solution for you. You can save the most important emergency numbers with one click on your phone:

  1. The first time you open the Guide.me Budapest App a pop up window will automatically come up with the emergency contact number of Medicall, a healthcare call centre that gives you the healthcare options according to your needs. You can save the number just like any electronic business cards onto your phone.
  1. In case you have already been using the App and you haven’t saved the number, don’t worry! You can find it under Profile, named SAFETY FIRST and you can save them on your phone anytime.
  1. It is named Budapest Emergency Numbers, something that you will easily remember, you just need to click save and voilá.
  1. This way you will find emergency contacts quickly and easily on your phone. (Well, we hope you won’t need them during your stay in Budapest, however according to the old saying „ it’s better to be safe than sorry”.

Medicall Center has been launched to serve tourists in need of professional medical treatment during their stay in Budapest. Their aim is to provide instant appointments to various medical service providers both from public and private sectors accordinf to your needs. Their 11 partners have been carefully selected from all medical fields available in Hungary so that they can always find the best solution for any problem.

Medical need? Dial 00 36 1 6 777 222 any time of the day, any day of the week! Don’t let health problems ruin your stay! Their non-stop service is just a phone call away!


Further emergency contacts and options during your stay in Budapest

Police and ambulance

There is a tourist help hotline: +36 1 438 8080, which provides English speaking support and can guide you in case of emergency to find the nearest police station.

In case you need to call the ambulance, free-call 104 or +36 1 350 0388. They will take patients to the nearest available hospital – kórház in Hungarian.

There are also some private paid ambulances like VIP Ambulances +36 1 395 5565 in case you need them.


Other Important numbers

  • Ambulance: 104
  • Police: 107
  • Fire service: 105
  • Central help number: 112
  • International enquiries: 11 811
  • Auto club help number: 188
  • Speaking clock: 180
  • Tourist Police (0-24): 06-1-438-8080
  • Budapest Airport Zrt. (flight information) : +36 (90) 181 818
  • Lost and found: +36 (1) 296-8797
  • Call Center: +36 (1) 296-7000
  • Information about local and international trains: MÁVDIREKT +36 (1) 3 49 49 49

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