This is how the M3 metro runs at weekends

The reconstruction of metro line M3 will soon be completed, with the country's busiest railway line expected to be completed in two months' time, in May.


Metro reconstruction – Tibor Navracsics: this development is not only for Budapest

The reconstruction of the M3 metro line is not only for the people of Budapest, not only for the people living in the capital, the Minister for Land Development stressed at the inauguration of the renovated Arany János utca metro station in Budapest on Monday.


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Expected changes

As a part of a comprehensive reconstruction on the new line, a modern truck will be built, there will be a complete electrical reconstruction, the safety equipement will be replaced, the train control system and conductor systems will be replaced, the passenger areas and the stations will be renovated​. The renovation of the trains have already started. The first refurbished trains have been in operation since March of 2017.