Fly direct from the UK to Bucharest and discover one of Eastern Europe’s most underrated cities. British Airways’ regular Flights to Bucharest make it easy to find a travel schedule that suits you.
With distinctive architecture and a long-standing café culture Bucharest is ideal for an unusual city break. Beyond the city, the Carpathian Mountains’ wooden villages, castles and ski resorts are within easy reach.
The flight time between London Heathrow and Bucharest Airport is 3 hours 15 minutes. With regular British Airways flights to choose from, planning a Bucharest holiday has never been more simple or convenient.
When you fly with British Airways, you can choose a departure date that suits you and you’ll enjoy a safe and comfortable journey. Our cabin crew will be happy to help you with anything you need, so you can simply relax. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. You can also buy delicious food from British food favourite M&S, on board all flights from/to London Heathrow and London Gatwick. For your convenience we will only accept payment by credit/debit cards on board, and Executive Club Members can pay with Avios via the British Airways app.
Bucharest Airport is 10 miles from the city centre. Bus 783 departs from the airport every 30 minutes and takes 40 minutes to reach the city centre. The airport is also connected to a train service to central Bucharest, the station accessible via shuttle bus. Central Bucharest is largely walkable, with a four line metro system and reliable trams and buses available for longer distances.
Shopping options at Bucharest Airport range from clothes, travel and beauty products, as well as an English language bookstore. Choose from a selection of bars and restaurants including pizza at Oasis in departures, and Bar Segafredo in arrivals.