BUCHAREST PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
can be found near all the major hotels, outside subway stations, railway
stations, main street corners and airports, etc. You can order one from the
licensed companies or even stop a taxi in the street. Always check the
price, bfore travelling!
ticket for public transport must be pourchased before travelling by tram,
bus or trolley-bus. these can be purchased from special kiosks that be found
at major cross-roads and major bus stations. this type of ticket must be
then punched (using the special machine that all buses and trams carry)
immediatly upon boarding. For Express buses and underground ( subways ),
there are magnetic cards (purchased from the same places as one trip tickets
above). Subway trains run at approximately five minute intervals from 05.00
a.m. to 12.00 p.m. The subway is known as the "Metro" and station
entrances are marked by square sighs with a large white "M"
on a blue background.
Airport ( international flights) - phone: 021-2041000;
Airport ( domestic flights and few international flights) - phone
reservations call one of the SNCFR ( National Romanian Railways Society).
- Special Information;
- Railway Information ( SNCFR );
- Time; 981 - Fire Fighters; 9591 - Weather
- International Telephone Servies;
- Consumer Protection; 983 - Family Protection
- Health emergency; 973 - Puls;
- SOS Medical & Ambulance emergencies;
- Salvavet (veterinary )
41 90 - Stomatological ( dental ) emergencies
useful phone numbers:
- Tarom reservatins;
- Taxi Meridian
- Taxi Perozzi