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: 7 243 km

Length of dual track: 1 202 km

Length of electrified lines: 2 730 km

Length of international core network: 2 689 km

Number of stations: 692

Number of stops: 802

Number of interlocked routes: 2 504


Number of trains operated in 2020

Passenger trains: 1 037 641

Freight trains: 138 383

Train kilometres in 2020

Total trains: 100 937 863

Gross ton km in 2020

              Total trains: 39 649 202 456