The Central Backpacker's Hostel

Karoly Korut 10, 1st floor, Budapest

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The Central Backpacker's Hostel


Overview of Hostel

Our hostel is located in the 5th district. It is one of the lowest budget hostels in the city's heart -next to Astoria metro station, 250 metres from the Danube river and a short walking distance to the National Museum, the Grand Synagogue, the Central Mdarket, the Gellert Hill, St. Stephan's Basili

From Nights People


From the main railway station Keleti p.u.:
Take the red metro line (M2) -outside the railway station, to the left- in direction to Dli p.u. and get off at the 2nd stop 'Astoria'. Take the further exit to the right and find Kroly Krt No. 10

From Dli p.u. railway station:
Take the red metro line (M2) and get off at 'Astoria'. Then proceed as indicated above.

From Nyugati p.u. railway station:
Take the blue metro line (M3) in direction to 'Kbnya-Kispest' and get off at 'Dek F. tr'. Then take the left exit to the 'Kroly Krt' and walk along it down to the number 10.

From the International Bus Station 'Npliget':
Take the blue metro line (M3) in direction to 'jpest-Kzpont' and get off at 'Klvin tr'. Then take the exit to the 'Mzeum Krt' and walk along it up to Astoria metro station. After Astoria the 'Mzeum krt' changes name to 'Kroly krt'. Find the number 10.

From the Ferihegy Airport:
By taxi: This is the best way if you are 2, 3 or 4 persons. (aprox. 17 euros to the hostel, plus a customary 10% tip. Check with the driver the aprox. cost before you board the taxi!)

By public transportation: you need to buy 2 tickets (one for the bus and one for the metro) from the ticket's machine at the bus stop outside the exit. Take the bus up to the last stop (Kbnya-Kispest) -which is also the starting station of the blue metro line (M3). Then punch the 2nd ticket before boarding the metro. Get off at 'Klvin tr' and take the exit to the 'Mzeum krt', walk along it up to 'Astoria' metro station. From Astoria the Mzeum krt(avenue) changes name to Kroly krt. Find the number 10.

By Airport Minibus: They have a desk right outside the exit from the customs. The fee is aprox. 10 euros per passanger up to the hostel..

Located near

The Sinagogue The National Museum Deak, Ferenciek, Kalvln and Blaha Luiza Squares Elisabeth Bridge Chain Bridge Central Hall Market The Pedestrian street Vaci utca The Uranus and Kossuth Cinemas, banks, restaurants, supermarkets and shopping centers.

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Not Accepted

The hostel is in a large two sided apartment in a residential building in downtown, next to ASTORIA metro station