Spring Fair in Budapest

Budapest Spring Market 2020

Would you like to know more about the Spring market in Budapest, often referred to as the Budapest Easter market? Read on to find the dates for the market, its location, and everything else there is to know about this popular market in Budapest.

Budapest is well known for its beautiful Christmas Market with an incredible atmosphere at the Vörösmarty Tér in Budapest. But, have you ever visited the Easter market, also known as the Spring Market, at the same square?

Maybe you have heard about the amazing Schönbrunn in Vienna was an annual Easter market is arranged? It is quite famous, and lots of people go there every year. But, did you know that the Easter market in Budapest is getting better and better? If you haven’t experienced it yet, now is the time!

Many people enjoy the Christmas markets because of the amazing lights, and the smells that spread so well in the cold air. Well, even though it is warmer and brighter during the annual Easter market (Spring Fair/Spring market), you can still experience awesome foods, delightful smells, and lots of handicraft products if you visit the market.

The largest lines are always in front of the places where you can buy the traditional Chimney Cake, but you should also taste all the interesting food, and buy some hand-made products in the many stalls around the square.

Should you get tired of the market itself, then you can always grab something to eat in Gerbeaud or Hard Rock Cafe.

Easter Market in Budapest / Spring Market Budapest
Easter Market in Budapest

Budapest Spring Market 2020 / Budapest Easter Market 2020

The market will be open from April 3rd until April 26th!

As a general rule, the Easter market/Spring market opens on the same date as the Spring Festival but lasts for a little longer. So, if you are here looking for information about future spring markets in Budapest, check if the dates for the Spring festival has been published. If they have, that will give you a giant lead when it comes to the dates of the spring market at the Vörösmarty square.

Easter market in Budapest
Easter market in Budapest (Made by BFTK)

How to get to the Easter market?

You can easily get to this market using the underground/metro. The Vörösmarty Tér is the endstation on the yellow metro line, the second oldest metro line in all of Europe, an attraction in itself.

If you are looking for a smaller market/fair, you will also find a similar Easter/Spring market next to the Allee Shopping Center on the Buda side, next to the end station of tram number 4. Here you can buy handmade clothes, bags, wallets, Palinka, wine, chimney cakes, and other small stuff.

As mentioned earlier, there is a very famous Spring market in Vienna by Schönbrunn. If you have a car and want to drive a lot, then you can start your five-hour drive towards Prague (from Budapest), and you can experience the delightful Easter markets in Prague as well!

For more information on what’s going on in Budapest, check the following site.

Want to see more pictures from the Spring fair in Budapest?

Here you can see more beautiful pictures. All the pictures are made by BFTK (the organizers of the market).


Apr 03 - 26 2020


All Day
Vorosmarty ter, Budapest


Vorosmarty ter, Budapest
Vorosmarty ter, Budapest

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