The 8 Best Gyms in Budapest


Are you looking for the best gyms in Budapest that offer daily passes? Trying to find some cheap gyms in Budapest that are actually worth it? This guide will take you through whether you need to pay for the gym at all, and if you do, how to keep yourself fit while saving couple of $$$.

From its heart-rate-spiking hills of Buda, to its rabid bike commuter scene, Budapest is a fairly fit city. And if you’d rather get your workout in from the comforts of a gym, there’s no shortage of options.

If you’re a gym enthusiast looking for a suitable gym in Budapest to fit your needs, keep reading. This article includes all sorts of gyms – from innovative resistance workouts to more traditional classes and a gym approved by famous bodybuilders such as Arnold Schwarzenneger, there’s something for everyone. Take a look about the 8 Best Gyms in Budapest below.

#Gym located in 13th District of Budapest

Mecca Gym


Why Mecca Gym? Top quality equipment, wide range of muscle-building machines.

Mecca Gym is one of the top-rated gyms in Budapest. It has an inclusive atmosphere which gym enthusiasts will fall in love with. The two-story gym boasts two-story gym floor, a cardio room (StairMasters, treadmills..), as well as a separate ”Mecca Fit Food” restaurant (the name speaks for itself), which makes it ultimately perfect gym for weightlifters.

Not to mentioned its spacious, modern interior and professional air ventilation which makes for a relaxed and fun workout. Various supplements are also available for purchase at the reception.

Where? 1135, Beke UTCA 21-27, Budapest. Open in Google Maps

How Much?

  • Day Pass: 1800 FT. (5,5€)
  • Unlimited Monthly Package: 15.900 FT, women – 14900 FT, Students – 13.900 FT
  • 10 Entries: 13,900 FT, women – 12.900 FT, Students – 12.900 FT
  • 3 Months: 43.700 FT, women 40.700 FT, students 40.700 FT
  • 6-Months 79.500 FT, women 72.500FT, students 72.500 FT

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 06am to 11pm
  • Saturday, Sunday: 08am to 10pm.

#Gym located in 9th District of Budapest.

4% Fitness Gym

The 4% Fitness Gym is an affordable, centrally located gym for those looking for a weight training or class sessions.  Located on Raday Street, near Kalvin Tér tube station, The 4% Gym is one of the best in Budapest for its affordability and flexible membership approach.

4% Gym offers modern cardio equipment and daily classes, meeting the needs of beginner to semi-advanced level lifters for a reasonable price of just €29 per month. It prides itself being one of the biggest gyms in central Budapest having over 1200 sq. m. area available for you to use.

Where? Raday Street 16 (Erkel street corner). Open in Google Maps.

How Much?


  • Day Pass: 1490 Ft
  • Monthly Pass: 9900FT, students 7990 Ft,
  • 4-Entry Pass: 5490 Ft
  • 8-Entry Pass: 9990 Ft

Group training classes:

  • One time gym class entry: 1490 Ft
  • Monthly Class Package: 13200 Ft (group training & gym)
  • 4-Class Entry: 6490 Ft
  • 8-Class Entry: 11200 Ft

Opening Hours

  • Monday through Friday: 07am – 10pm.
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9am- 9pm.

#Gym located in 19th district of Budapest

Fitness 2000 Gym

Interior of Fitness 2000 Gym | ©

Inside this mammoth 3,600-square-foot space, you’ll find over 50 pieces of different cardio machines, 450+ dumbbells up to 60kg, comfortable spacious locker rooms — not to mention the wellness floor with features such as sauna, body massages and more. Beyond the impeccable exercise facilities, members also have access to classes such as functional training, ZUMBA, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or a Squash room.

Where? Budapest, Serény Street 2, 1203 Open in Google Maps

How Much?
  • Day Pass: 1000 Ft. Students: 800 Ft.
  • 1-Month Pass: 9000 Ft.

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 06am – 10pm
  • Saturday: 8am – 8pm
  • Sunday: 10am – 8pm

#Gym located in 1st District of Budapest

Flex Gym

Flex gym prides itself in frequent visits of various celebrities – Will Smith, Arnold Schawzenneger, Jay Cutler – they all once trained here

Choose between bodybuilding, huge variety of weightlifting equipment, cardio floor, martial arts dedicated section or a massage studio, all under one roof.

Members can also take advantage of an outdoor workout which takes place in a nearby park, use Hungary’s tallest rope climbing wall or have a post-workout meal at their on-site Flex’n’Fresh fit food venue.

The gym’s expertise is not limited to the mentioned above, and they have all the other classes and equipment you’d expect from a premium-gym-meets-fitness-studio. See more on Flex Gym’s website.

Where? 1012 Budapest, 17 Marvany Street. Open in Google Maps.

How Much?

Flex gym offers a variety of packages for adults and students. The prices provided by flex gym are:

  • Day Pass: 2900 Ft
  • 2-Day Pass: 4000 Ft. Students – 3600 Ft.
  • 10 Entries: 16,000 Ft. Students – 14,000 Ft.
  • Monthly Pass: 18.500. Students – 16500 Ft.
  • Yearly Pass: 180,000 Ft.  Students – 160.000 Ft

Opening Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 6am – 11pm
  • Saturday: 8am – 10pm
  • Sunday: 8am – 8pm

#Gym located in 3rd District of Budapest

Arnold Gym & Sports Center


Aikido Class at the Arnold Gym | © arnoldgym

Its door first opened 25 years ago, and today this gym that takes place in the Buda side, next to Margaret Island, features state-of-the-art modern equipment, range of classes, personal trainers, or cross fit and aerobics training. Come with a friend and spice up your cardio workout with a squash session.

Where? Budapest, Szépvölgyi út 15, 1037 Open in Google Maps.

How Much?
  • Day Pass: 1590 Ft. Students – 1350 Ft.
  • Monthly Pass: 13,990 Ft. Students – 12.000

Opening Hours

  • Monday – Thursday: 6am – 11pm
  • Friday: 6am – 10pm
  • Saturday, Sunday: 8am – 10pm

#Gym located in 19th District of Budapest

Fitness Five and Gym 

With eight locations scattered throughout Budapest city (branches in 18th, 17th 22nd, 10th, 15th, 19th, 11th, and 3rd districts), it’s not hard to find Fitness 5 & Gym.

While the offerings differ slightly from location to location, varied classes taught by experienced instructors, lots of modern and well equipped machines and comfortable locker rooms are universal. There are also Finnish and infrared saunas ready to use for the members.

Where? Visit their website to pick your most suitable location.

How Much?
  • Day Pass: 1490 Ft. Students – 1290 Ft.
  • Monthly Pass: 11490 Ft. Students – 9990 Ft.
  • 3-Month Pass: 29990 Ft. Students – 26990 Ft.

Opening Hours

If you’re wondering about the opening hours. Here’s the timing of fitness five gym:

  • Monday – Friday: 6am – 11pm
  • Saturday – Sunday: 8am – 8pm
  • Hours of each location vary.

#Gym located in 6th District of Budapest

West Fit Gym

Westfit boasts one of the cheapest gym memberships in the city centre, opens early in the morning and closes late at night – perfect for morning birds or night owls and with its positive reviews should suit your fitness needs.

Where? 1066 Jokai street 15, Budapest. Open in Google Maps.

How Much?
  • Day Pass: 1690 Ft (5€)
  • Monthly Pass: 13500 Ft. Students – 10990 Ft.
  • Before 3pm Monthly Pass: 10490 Ft.

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 06:00 to 22:00.
  • Saturday & Sunday: 08:00 to 20:00.

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