Overview of Hostel
With a 24hr reception, centrally located and only a 7 minute walk from Gara de Nord train station, we at Friends Hostel are here to ensure that you get the most out of our lovely city.
We make it our mission to provide our guest with the all the tools necessary to discover the hidden gem that is
Our address is: Str. Mircea Vulcanescu (former Stefan Furtuna) nr. 114, Sector 1, Bucharest.
From the Train Station (Gara de Nord Station), 7 minutes walking:
- As you leave the train, head towards the end of the tracks and keep the same directions along the central hallway until you reach the main exit/entrance of Gara de Nord, under the tall columns and then walk to your right along the Witing Street. At the end of Witing St., you have to turn left on Plevnei St. and then left again on Mircea Vulcanescu (former Stefan Furtuna St). The hostel is the first house on the left. The whole walk is about 7 minutes.
From the Otopeni (Henry Coanda) Airport:
1. By bus - there is the express bus 780 (2 trips ticket = 10RON), it is leaving every 30 minutes, from around 5.00 a.m. up to 11:00 p.m. The bus schedule: http://www.ratb.ro/pdf_statii/780/780_50.pdf. You should leave the buss at the Gara de Nord Station (this is the main Train Station in Bucharest). From there you have to walk to the hostel as described above in the section By train.
2. By Taxi - There are terminals to order a taxi, just as you exit the luggage area, they are similar to bank ATM. You can select the cheapest companies and the total cost it is about 30-45lei (6.5-10Euro), payable in lei. (RON & lei are the same thing). Keep the ticket you're given when ordering in case of any complain.
Close to the hostel, there are the stations of various public transportation vehicles:
-busses 123, 133 get off to Station Mircea Vulcanescu or Plevnei
-trolley-busses: 62, 71, 85, 93, 96 get off to Station Mircea Vulcanescu or Plevnei (depending on the direction you are coming from).
-Metro Stations: Eroilor or Gara de Nord (see the map for directions to the hostel).
Have a good trip and see you soon!.
The hostel is located very close (7 minutes walk) to Gara de Nord, the main Train Station in Bucharest. We are in a nice old residential area of the city, easy to reach any place by walking, public transportation or taxi (cost for the taxi to anywhere in the central area is 2-3euro)
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
You can contact us at: +40 31 805 3414 www.FriendsHostel.com https://www.facebook.com/hostel.bucharest