Röszke is a village in Csongrád county, in the Southern Great Plain region of southern Hungary. The nearest town is Szeged (15 km).
A major road border crossing on Hungary's M5 motorway into Serbia is located 3 km from the village. On the other side of the border in Serbia the first settlement is Horgoš where the E75 in Serbia begins.
Sándor Rózsa, the legendary Hungarian bandit was born here in 1813.
It covers an area of 36.63 km2 (14 sq mi) and has a population of 3303 people (2002).
Location of Csongrád County in Hungary
Parish hall of Röszke
Border crossing checkpoint at Röszke
Coordinates: 46°11′N 20°03′E / 46.183°N 20.050°E / 46.183; 20.050