Bucarest - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Bucarest by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Bucarest? 
Bucuresti Nord is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
The station is not so centrally located, but you can take a bus or metro to the centre.

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Bucarest? 

  • Local trains connect Bucarest with all the parts of the country.
  • Night train services from Vienna and Budapest run to and from Bucarest.

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Brasov, Sighisoara and other destinations both national and abroad.

Do you offer all train tickets to Bucarest? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Bucarest
The city of Bucarest is located in the south of Romania. The capital of Romania has a very diverse range. From extraordinary architecture to full-bodied museums, something for everyone.

Bucuresti Nord station - Info


  • Wifi: no
  • Lockers/luggage depot: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: no

To the city centre

  • Walking: the center is about 3,5 km from the railway station
  • Metro: yes
  • Bus: yes
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage:

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform.

Bucuresti Nord station - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings in Bucharest

• Walking distance from the train station • Rating: 8+
Hotel near the railway station of 

The Embassy Nord

The Embassy Nord is located in the Sector 1 neighborhood in Bucharest, just 500 m from Northern Railway Station. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and is fitted with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find slippers, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Breakfast consists pastries, fresh fruits and coffee varieties.

Hotel near the railway station of 

ibis Bucuresti Gara de Nord

Conveniently located only 200 metres from the Northern Railway Station and 2 km from Bucharest's centre, the Ibis Gara de Nord offers comfortable smoking and non-smoking rooms.

Find more cheap hotels:

Bucuresti Nord station - Rental cars

Cheap rental cars near Bucharest train station

Cheap rental cars near the 
    railway station

Rental Cars

Rental car companies, among others: AVIS, Klasswagen, Budget, Sixt, Alamo

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Train Tickets in Romania

Romania by train

Travel by train through Romania. Book a rail pass for various days or a single ticket. For the Balkan Countries you can book the Balkan Flexi Pass, Interrail One Country Pass and Eurail One Country Pass. When travelling on a Interrail or Eurail Pass you can make your reservations on Happyrail.com as well. Simply fill in your departure and destination station to book the reservation. For single tickets you can click here to contact us. 


Interrail One Country Pass

A European Rail Pass for European citizens...

With a Interrail One Country Pass Romania you can travel for a various days throughout Romania. At Happyrail.com you can make your seat reservations on the trains as well. This is possible to do before your travels and during your travels.  

//  Book the Interrail One Country Pass


Eurail One Country Pass 

A European Rail Pass for non-European citizens...

With a Eurail One Country Pass Romania you can travel for a various days throughout Romania. At Happyrail.com you can make your seat reservations on the trains as well. This is possible to do before your travels and during your travels.  

//  Book the Eurail One Country Pass


Balkan Flexi Pass

The Balkan Flexi Pass is for every traveller who wish to travel throughout the Balkan Countries. From the vibrant nightlife of Belgrade to small historic towns in Bulgaria. Daily direct international trains connects the capital cities with each other. You can either choose to travel 5 days within 1 month or 10 or 15 days in one month. The rail pass is available in both first and second class. The rail pass is valid in Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina. You will receive the rail pass as a paper ticket. 

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