Travel Information For The City of Bucharest

Located in Eastern Europe it is a very popular destination in the summer vacation especially because of its warm climate. Bucharest is the capital city of Romania and is definitely one of the most popular places to visit in Romania.

The city is rich in history; there are many buildings and monuments that are historic, from Bucharest Fortress to Palace of Parliament to Romanian Museum and National Museum of History and Science.

There are many museums in Bucharest, starting with the Museum of Fine Arts and Museum of Natural History in the first time there was Bucharest Museum which has been closed for a few years now.

Bucharest citizens love sports and music and they can spend most of their free time relaxing in beach bars, beach squares or parks. Every evening there is a huge party at Sibiu City Street because of the music and the drinking that is happening there.

If you love to dance then the Bacchanalia dance festival is the place to be. It is one of the most famous festivals that take place annually. It is famous for the entertainment that is offered during the festival.

Bucharest is a city of museums and they range from the artistic to the historical. The Musei Romanum Bucharest is located in Sofiului Street has many permanent exhibitions. There is also an rotating exhibit which displays a historic artifact or piece of art from one museum to another.

The best way to reach Bucharest is by train. The train schedule is usually very consistent and you have to change station only once.

The train schedule from London is usually very consistent and the station changes are from Bucharest to Timisoara, Oradea, Cluj, Ria summit, Bucuresti, Bucovina, or Transilvania. The journey time is about 1hr 35min from London to Bucharest.

You can travel from London to Bucharest by private car or if you want to save some money then you can use a hire car service which can take you to Bucharest from London about 1hr 30min. The private car companies which can take you from London to Bucharest are: ‘Maurice’s’, ‘Eurostar’, ‘Transport 1’ and ‘Scania’. The difference between these companies is the price. ‘Maurice’s’ is cheaper than the other private car companies but you have to wait in the airport for the hire car, whereas Eurostar and Transporter 1 stop at the airport. ‘Scania’ is a bit expensive. The airport transfers can be made by hire car at ‘Eurostar’, ‘Scania’ and ‘Transporter 1’ rates.