Monthly update of the works on the southern section of metro line M3

On the southern section of metro line M3 - between Népliget and Kőbánya-Kispest stations - functional tests of the mechanical equipment and operational testing of various systems are already taking place, as well as flooring works are being carried out at the stations.

Demolition work continues in the middle section

Demolition, transportation, construction, planning, completed subtasks, in short, this is how we could summarize the modernization works that took place in May on the middle, downtown section of metro line M3.


Renovation of metro line M3 will continue from 13 July with the closure of the Corvin-negyed and Semmelweis Klinikák stations

Preliminary works on the renovation of metro line M3 will begin at the Corvin-negyed and Semmelweis Klinikák metro stations, so the trains will pass through these two stations without stopping from 13 July.

The area around the two closed metro stations can be reached by a replacement bus service between Kálvin tér and Népliget.

Schedule changes related to metro replacement are available at

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.