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GUIDE to Untold

Untold Festival is the largest electronic music festival held in Romania, taking place in Cluj-Napoca at the Cluj Arena. It is held annually and has been designated Best Major Festival in the European Festival Awards 2015. Guests come from a vast range of European countries, as well as Asia and North America.

UNTOLD Festival

DATES:

It takes place during the first weekend of August every year.


LOCATION:

Mysteryland takes place at Cluj-Napoca, Transylvania, in Romania.


ACCOMODATION:

Stay in nearby locations - You can stay in nearby locations from the festivals at your own expense, and get to the festival by car, shuttle, bus, or taxi to get you to the festival.


Stay in hotels - Untold offers a wide range of hotel accommodations, which can be booked directly on Untold site. There are various options and prices, for example hostels starting from € 175 per person for 4 nights and hotels starting from € 392 per person for 4 nights.


TRANSPORTATION:

Untold can easily be reached by the following means of transportation:


City Transfer - The Airport of Cluj-Napoca has transport connections to downtown Cluj Napoca. To get there, travelers can choose between car rentals, taxi and public transport (trolleybus line No.5 with frequent service to the city centre). The trolleybus stop is close to the airport building (walk to the road in front of the airport and then turn right). There is a booth at the trolleybus stop selling public transport tickets (one ticket is for two journeys, 4 RON in total) as well as a ticket machine accepting coins, banknotes and credit/debit cards. It is not possible to buy a ticket at the driver. Ticket inspections are frequent on this route.


By Taxi - A regular taxi fare from the airport to the city center (about 10 km) is around 15-25 RON (€ 4-6). Look only for company taxis and clearly ask the driver for the price! The airport is within Cluj-Napoca city limits and extra-urban charges should not be applied. In Romania the taxi (cab) should have a valid badge, and taximeter. Do not look for bargains, it"s not worth it, the official rates are low!


By Train - The train is one of the easiest way to reach Cluj from Bucharest. There are train connections to most Romanian cities, including fast InterCity connections to Oradea, Arad, Timisoara, Brasov, Sighisoara, Ploiesti and Bucharest. Many trains to Budapest leave early in the morning. The average trip from Cluj to Bucharest or Budapest is around 8 hours. When planning a train trip in Romania, allow 2 hours for each hundred kilometres of journey. cfrcalatori.ro

By Car - Cluj-Napoca has good road connections. European road E60 links it to Bucharest (450km about 6.30h by car) and Brasov to the south, Oradea and Budapest to the west, through Bors customs. E81 leads to Zalau and Satu Mare to the north, Brasov and Bucharest to the south. E58 links Cluj-Napoca to Dej, Bistrita, Baia Mare and Vatra Dornei. From Budapest to Cluj Napoca (470km about 6h by car)

By Bus - Cluj-Napoca can be reached by bus from Bucharest, major cities in Romania, most cities in Transylvania, and a number of major cities in Europe. Search for a route online autogari.ro or shuttle bus services by Flixbus


TICKET PRICES:

Tickets for Untold are split into the following different categories. The prices are indicative and subject to change.


4 Day Pass General Access Basic €139 + taxes 4 Day Pass Risk-Free € 159 + taxes 4 Day Pass VIP € 425 + taxes 4 Day Pass Installments General Access Basic € 139 + taxes 4 Day Pass Installments Risk-Free € 159 + taxes 4 Day Pass Installments VIP € 425 + taxes

Under 21 - Tickets General Access Tickets - Starting from € 119 EUR + Taxes


FACILITIES & AMENITIES:

At the festival site you can find the following facilities & amenities:


Food and Drink Stands - There are various food and drink stands within the festival area offering a wide range of choices.


Lockers - There are also storage spaces for participants outside the festival, right next to the access point. Festival goers can rent a locker on all festival days for a cost of 150 lei, or for one day of the festival for 50 lei. They will also have to pay a guarantee on the key, worth 50 lei, which they will receive back when they return the key.

Toilets - There are toilets in various locations within the festival area and near each stage.


Merchandise - There are 2 merchandise stands within the festival area offering official Untold merchandise.



Image Credit: Untold Facebook

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