Introduction MÁV

Infrastructure management activity

As the operator of the largest part of the Hungarian public railway network, MÁV Zrt supervises the operation of roughly 7,000 kilometres of railway and the related necessary infrastructure. The parent company’s division dedicated to this activity, and with the greatest number of employees, carries out the complete scope of operation, traffic control and maintenance activities, as well as the some of the renovation works. The special division performs a variety of activities using its own resources, while aiming to save on cost. MÁV’s railway network is used by 52 railway companies, to whom the company provides its various services.


Length of the railway track network: 7 242 km

Length of dual track: 1 202 km

Length of electrified lines: 2 716 km

Length of international core network: 2 688 km

Number of stations: 611

Number of stops: 743

Number of interlocked routes: 2 504


Number of trains operated in 2019

Passenger trains: 1 036 476

Freight trains: 149 599

Train kilometres in 2019

Total trains: 101 083 065

Gross ton km in 2019

              Total trains: 40 802 000 000