English, French, German books!

For foreigners there are several bookstores in Budapest offering books in many different languages such as German, English, french, Italian and so on. Of course the big bookstores like Libri offer international books as well but there are some bookstores in Budapest specialized on foreign language books. 

Many books, newspapers, and magazines. All in english.
Budapest V. ker. Október 6 u. 11.
Open 7 days a week
+36 1 312-1295

CEU Bookshop
Academic and professional books.
Budapest V. ker. Nádor u. 9.
Open Monday to Friday 9-18, Sat: 10-16
+36 1 327-3096

Király Books
English and French books.
Budapest, I. ker. Fo u. 79.
Open Monday to Friday 9-18, Sat 10-17
+36 1 214-0972

Red Bus Bookstore
Second Hand Bookstore
Budapest V. ker. Semmelweis u. 14.
Open Monday – Friday 11-18, Sat 10-14
+36 1 337-7453

Pen Dragon Bookshop
Great selection of books for kids and adults.
Open Monday – Friday 10:00-18:00
Budapest XIII. ker. Pozsonyi ut 21-23.
+36 1 340-4426

Treehugger Dan’s Bookstore Cafe
The Local Bookstore with a Global Conscience
Csengery u. 48
1067 Budapest
info@treehugger.huTreehugger bookstore Cafe
Tel: 36-1-322-0774
Open M-F 10-19, Sat: 10-17
thousands of second-hand English and German books, free WiFi, organic Fair Trade coffee and tea.

Treehugger Dan’s Bookstore and Lounge/Yellow Zebra
Lazar u. 16
1065 Budapest
Tel: 36-1-269-3843
open m-f: 09:30-18:30, sat & sun: 10:00-16:00
thousands of second-hand English books, internet cafe, bike rentals, bike and walking tours and segway tours.


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    11th February 2010

    If you are looking for books or newspapers in French there is Librairie Latitudes Könyvesbolt at Wesselényi utca 11, metro Astoria. Latitudes also offers educational board and card games, puzzles and strategy games for the kids and grown ups. Exhibitions, presentations, book signings, workshops are regularly organised.
    Librairie Latitudes Könyvesbolt is open from Monday to Friday from 10 to 19 and Satuday from 10 to 15.

  • Reply
    23rd January 2015

    Please note that all the bookshop listed on your page under International Book Stores except Bestsellers are no longer operating and you may want to update the information accordingly. Regards, Tony Lang

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