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Budapest express local tariff


At various time periods there was in Budapest an express service during the day.

On demand of a night service a surcharge was made depending on the distance:

Start

End

Tariff

13-08-1923

??

3 x local tariff of the appropriate weight step, always at least the cost of a national letter

15-11-1930

??

5 x local tariff of the appropriate weight step, always at least 30 f

13-02-1941

14-09-1941

3 x local tariff of the appropriate weight step, always at least 20 f

01-06-1945

??-1948

5 x local tariff of the appropriate weight class

Express tariff for the outer districts, through courier post:

Start

End

Tariff

01-01-1900

?

1 kr

01-10-1916

31-12-1919

1.50 kr

01-01-1920

21-12-1926

No exact data for this period

01-01-1927

?

1.60 p

16-09-1945

?

100 p

01-11-1945

?

3 x express tariff

14-01-1946

?

6 ep

01-02-1946

?

3 x express tariff

01-08-1946

14-11-1968

6 ft