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IBAN in Hungary

To make an IBAN, banks combine local account details into one string of characters. This means you can calculate an IBAN using these account details.

What is the IBAN format in Hungary ?

An IBAN (International Bank Account Number) is an internationally-agreed code made up of up to 34 letters and numbers that helps banks make sure that international transfers are processed correctly.

Each set of characters represents a different detail for your bank account. You can see the breakdown of this IBAN below.

What is the IBAN code in Hungary?

IBAN in Hungary consists of 28 characters:

  • 2 letter country code
  • 2 digit check number
  • 3 characters from the bank's bank code
  • 4 digit code for the bank branch
  • 16 digit code for the bank account number
  • 1 digit code for national code

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IBAN example in Hungary HU42117730161111101800000000
IBAN in print format HU42 1177 3016 1111 1018 0000 0000
Country code HU
Check digits 42
Bank code 117
Branch code 7301
Bank account number 6111110180000000
National check digit 0

Do you need an IBAN in Hungary?

Yes. If you’re making – or expecting to receive – an international money transfer to a bank account in Hungary, then just a standard bank account number isn’t enough. If you want your money to arrive quickly and safely, you’ll usually need to give the bank a few extra details, such as an IBAN or SWIFT code.

Banks assign IBANs to each of their accounts to make sure that international transfers are processed correctly.

IBANs contain all of the country, bank, and account details you need to send or receive money internationally. This system is used throughout Europe, and also recognised in some areas of the Middle East, North Africa and the Caribbean.

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