LOCATE US – HOW TO FIND US ? DIRECTIONS & LOCATION:

 


OUR LOCATION:

Friends Hostel is situated on the grand boulevard of Budapest city centre among plenty of good restaurants, ruin bars, clubs, shops and cafe’s, nearby the Opera House, the Music Academy, Liszt Ferenc square (Budapest’s most trendy square) and the Andrássy avenue. Everything is in walking distance.

Museums nearby or with easy access from us: House of Terror (~ 300 meters, 3-4 minutes walk) Museum of Fine Arts (~ 1.5-2 kilometers, 8-10 minutes by public transport /4 stops by yellow metro at Heroes’ square/) Museum of Applied Arts (~ 1.5-2 kilometers, 6-8 minutes by public transport /4 stops by yellow metro at Heroes’ square/) Museum of Ethnography:(~1.5 kilometers, 5-7 minutes by public transport, 5 stops by trolleybus 70 or 78) Post museum: (~ 800 meters, 8-10 minutes walk)

We are ap. 1.5 minutes (150 m) walk from Oktogon square (metro line 1) ap. 7-9 minutes (~700 m) walk Blaha Lujza square (metro line 2) ap. 9-11 minutes (~ 900 m) walk from Deák square (metro line 1/2/3). ap. 10-12 minutes (~1 000 m) walk from Nyugati railway station (metro line 3). ap. 0.5 minutes (~40 m) from Király utca stop (tram no 4 & 6, trolleybus ) and Teréz körút / Erzsébet körút stop (Trolley bus no 78) Friends Hostel is located in Teréz körút (boulevard) 4 (second floor).


DiRECTIONS TO MAJOR TOURIST SIGHTS:

*Heroes square with millennium memorial statue, city park with zoo, theme park, circus, Vajdahunyad castle, ice skate ring, Széchenyi bath: ~ 1.5-2 kilometers, 8-10 minutes by public transport /4 stops by yellow metro *Parliament building: ~1.5 kilometers, 5-7 minutes by public transport, 5 stops by trolleybus 70/78 *Margaret Island, the so called green heart of Budapest: ~ 1.8 kilometers, 5 stops by tram no 4/6 *State Opera House: ~500 meters, 5-6 minutes walk *Vaci utca famous pedestrian street & Danube Corso: ~ 2 kilometers, 3 stops by the yellow metro then a short walk * Castle district: ~ 2.5-3 kilometers, tram 4/6 till Széll Kálmán square, then change to Várbusz, ~ 25 minutes * Great Basilica: ~ 900 meters, 9-10 minutes walk, or 2 stops by yellow metro

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DIRECTIONS:

From Liszt Ferenc (Ferihegy) airport: – The easiest way is to use our private transfer services (http://www.friendshostel.hu/transfers) and take the taxi for 8 000 HUF (27 EUR) / cab (max. 5 persons) One way. It directly takes you to our address easily. Taxi is faster and more comfortable or: – Get on the repter busz (airport bus no 200 E) at the terminal and take off at the last stop (Kőbánya Kispest). Take the blue line metro (M3) toward Úpest-központ and travel till Deák square (10th stop). Take the yellow metro (M1) toward Mexikoi ut and travel till Oktogon square (3rd stop) Our hostel is app. 150 m. from here. You will need 3 normal travel tickets, which cost 350 HUF each. Here you can see a video from the airport to the hostel! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-IQfm3pSNS0 (if link doesn’t open, type in youtube: From Budapest Airport to Friends Hostel )

NEW**** a drirect BUS 100E from the aiport to the Deák square and back cca. 40 mins.
First one to the airport is at 4.00am. from Deák square
The last one from the airport to the Deák square is at 00.30 am.

When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Keleti railway station: – Take the red line metro (M2) toward Deli pu. and travel till Blaha Lujza square (1st stop). We are 700 m from here, but you can also go 2 stop by tram no 4 or 6 (toward Széll Kálmán square /both no 4 or 6/) and get out at Kiraly u. stop, we are ap. 40 m from here. You will need 1 stage ticket/szakaszjegy in Hungarian/ to get to Blaha Lujza square (300 HUF) Even easier, if you take Trolley bus (red bus) no. 78 (it departs from Garay utca, 50 m from Keleti railway station), and travel a few stops (6 stops) till Teréz körút (boulevard) stop. We are 40 meters from here. You can also walk from Keleti to us, but this is cca. 1.5 kilometers (20-25 minutes walk). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there).
When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Nyugati railway station: The easiest is to walk from here to us (10 minutes), or: – Take the tram (no 4 or 6) toward Fehervari ut (no 4) or Moricz Zsigmond square (no 6) and get out at Kiraly u. (2nd stop). You will need 1  ticket  (350 HUF). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Déli railway station: – Take the red line metro toward Örs Vezer Tere and travel till Blaha Lujza square (6th stop). We are 700 m from here, but you can also go 2 stop by tram no 4 or 6 (toward Moszkva square /both no 4 or 6/) and get out at Kiraly u. stop, we are ap. 30 m from here. You will need 1 normal travel ticket to get to Blaha Lujza square (350 HUF). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Kelenföld railway station: – Take metro line 4 till Rákóczi tér stop (7th stop) then change to tran no 4 or 6 and travel 3 stops till Király utca, we are right there (2 tickets, 350 HUF each). We are cca 40 meters from here. When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


Népliget int. bus station: – Take the blue line metro (M3) toward Úpest-központ and travel till Deák tere (4th stop). Then you can either walk (cca 9-10 minutes) or take the yellow metro (M1) toward Mexikoi ut and travel till Oktogon square (3rd stop). Our hostel is ap. 150 m. from here (see detailed map).

You will need 2 normal travel tickets / (350 HUF each). In the night (after 23:15, no metro) you may use night bus no 914A till Deak square (direction Ujpest kozpont). From there a good 10 minutes walk to our hostel (walk on Kiraly street till Terez korut)

When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


PRIVATE TRANSFERS:
On request we will be happy to arrange transfers from the airport to our Hostel for all of our guests:

TAXI / PRIVATE CAR (Individuals, For 1 to 5 persons/car): Our driver, Gabor /or one of his reliable colleagues/ will greet you at the arrival terminal of the Airport, holding a signage FRIENDS HOSTEL written on it (so you will easily recognize him), help carrying your luggage and take you directly to our Hostel. Gabor has a nice, large,  comfortable Volkswagen Sharan., (He speaks basic English & German)
Price or Airport transfer or Kelenföld train station transfer: 8 000 HUF or 27 EUR / One way transfer / Car (not per person) 15 500 HUF or 52 EUR / Return transfer (arrival+departure) (you arrange the pickup time at arrival with him)
Price or Kelei or Déli train station or Népliget bus station transfer: 4 500 HUF or 15 EUR / One way transfer / Car (not per person)
Payment: directly to driver

Way of booking: You can book the transfers through us: info@friendshostel.hu . You have to inform us about the following details sothat we can arrange the transfer : – Your full name and preferably a cell phone number – Number of persons – Arrival time (Landing time) and Date at Budapest airport – Flight number – Carrier (Name of Flight company) – The City / Airport you are coming from (Plane)