Finally. A proper train service from Bucharest to Otopeni Airport

Will wonders never cease? Earlier today the  Minister of Transport Sorin Buse announced that by the spring of 2018 there would be a direct train service from Bucharest’s main train station, Gara de Nord, to its airport at Otopeni.  As you may know, there has been a kind of train service to and from the airport… Continue reading Finally. A proper train service from Bucharest to Otopeni Airport

Bucharest’s Not Very Activ Card

For those of us who use public transport in Bucharest (be it out of necessity or simply for the hell of it) one of the most useful developments in recent years was the launch of the Activ Card: a kind of Oyster for Bucharest which could be loaded up with season tickets or simply pay-as-you-go… Continue reading Bucharest’s Not Very Activ Card