Security Alert

Location:  Budapest Airport

Event: According to recent press reports, theft of items from passenger luggage at Budapest Airport has increased.  Passengers reported that valuable items had been removed from their checked luggage.

Actions to Take:

  • Keep all valuable items in carry-on luggage or on your person.
  • Do not place any items of value in your checked baggage.



U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

+36 1 475 4400


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444


Hungary Country Information

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