Freight to Hungary

Freight Forwarding to Hungary


Freight transit time from the UK to or from Hungary is
3 days for full loads, 4 days part load

Hungary, Imports and Exports

John Shirley Ltd deliver regular part loads to Hungary as well as full loads. Using localy experienced drivers we can also arrange regular shipments or one-off transport from Hungary to UK or destinations throughout Europe. Specialist vehicles can be provided such as refrigerated lorries, road tankers and provision for over-guage loads.Our local experience helps your shiping to Hungary go smothly and can be important should there be complications with freight forwarding paperwork or logistics.

Hungary has some limited natural resources (bauxite, coal, and natural gas), as well as fertile soils and arable land. Hungarian wines are enjoyed throughout Europe. The country‘s main manufactured exports include electric and electronic equipment, machinery, foodstuffs and chemicals.

Hungary, General Information

Hungary entered the EU in 2004 and is a Republic. It has a total area of 93,000 km² and a total population of 10 million people. Its capital is Budapest and its currency the Forint.

Budapest was originally two separate cities: Buda and Pest. It straddles the River Danube, is rich in history and culture and famed for its curative springs. Hungary has a single-chamber parliament or national assembly whose 386 members are elected by voters every four years.

Hungary is a landlocked state with many neighbours – Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia and Austria. It is mostly flat, with low mountains in the north. Lake Balaton, a popular tourist centre, is the largest lake in Central Europe.

For more information, visit the official website of the Hungarian government and the Hungarian National Tourist Office.