The handover and acceptance procedures of the southern section have started

The reconstruction of metro line M3 has reached a significant point again - on September 22, 2020, the technical handover-acceptance procedures of the construction works started on the basis of the reports by the contractors of the southern section.

Népliget metro station on September 22, 2020

Photo: Bence Horváth

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.