London to Bucharest flights

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Departure Wed, 27 Jun Return Fri, 06 Jul
LGW London
OTP Bucharest
return from £105
Departure Tue, 26 Jun Return Mon, 02 Jul
LTN London
OTP Bucharest
return from £101
Departure Tue, 26 Jun Return Thu, 05 Jul
STN London
OTP Bucharest
return from £74
Departure Wed, 27 Jun Return Wed, 11 Jul
LHR London
OTP Bucharest
return from £172
Flight route information
Bucharest, Romania's dynamic capital and largest city, bursts with tantalizing history and cultural sights.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 5.12 RON
British Pound Sterling Romanian Leu
1 RON = 0.20 GBP
Last checked on 18 June 2018
Train
Local, one-way ticket
89%

Trains in Bucharest are 89% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Bucharest
£0.28
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
62%

A meal in Bucharest is 62% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Bucharest
£5.63
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
91%

A taxi fare in Bucharest is 91% cheaper than in London.

London
£3.55
Bucharest
£0.32
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
42%

Coffee in Bucharest is 42% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.71
Bucharest
£1.57
( London airports
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Bucharest airports
  • ? Baneasa (BBU)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ? Otopeni International (OTP)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
L Distance: 1299 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London, England's capital, is one of the largest cities in the UK. The vibrant metropolis is one of the trendiest destinations to visit in the world. Its sightseeing and atmosphere will amaze any visitor. The city is located on the banks of the River Thames and it's known widely for its magnificent monuments and beautiful attractions.

London is steeped in history and culture, and features a wide variety of museums and galleries. There are five major airports in London, which cater for both domestic and international flights. These airports are hubs for some major airlines. Several airlines offer non-stop flights from London to Bucharest and other destinations in Europe.

Getting to London airport

All flights to Bucharest from London are handled by London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Luton Airport or Stansted Airport. You can choose to depart for your destination from any of these airports. England has good transportation network and London airports are well connected to the city through public transportation.

Heathrow airport is located about 15 miles from Central London and Gatwick Airport is located about 25 miles from the south of London. The most convenient way to get to Heathrow is by taking Heathrow Express, or you opt for Gatwick Express if you are travelling via Gatwick Airport. Express trains are available for transfer from the city to Luton or Stansted Airport.

Arriving to Bucharest

Bucharest is one of the European capitals, full of surprises that add to its appeal. The capital of Romania is a fascinating tourist destination with ineptly structured buildings and museums that reveal an interesting story about its infamous communist history. Today, it's a modern and vibrant city filled with exciting places to see and amazing things to do.

The city has become the financial and cultural epicentre of Romania. This capital city features a pulsating nightlife, and is dotted with a large number of bars and clubs that will inspire you to prolong your stay and explore more. Bucharest Henri Coand? is the international airport serving the city and it's also the busiest airport in Romania.

How to get to the city centre

Many tourists arrive at Henri Coanda International Airport every year to discover and explore the sights and sounds of Bucharest. London Bucharest flights touch down in this fascinating city, with a flying time of about three hours from the UK.

There are various options for you to get to the city from Henri Coanda Airport. You can opt for the Express Bus service, which runs from the airport to the city centre or the central railway station. You can also take an airport shuttle bus from the airport arrivals to the nearest railway station, where you can jump on a train to the city.

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