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from Bucharest to London

You can get from Bucharest to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bucharest to London on 4 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:45Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport6h45 15:30London Heathrow Airport
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£931One-way
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10:45Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport6h45 15:30London Heathrow Airport
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£931One-way
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15:55Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport5h00 18:55London Heathrow Airport
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£2111One-way
09:40Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport5h20 13:00London Heathrow Airport
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£2121One-way
06:00Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport6h25 10:25London Heathrow Airport
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£2361One-way

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Travel Information to London from Bucharest

distanceDistance1296 miles (2091 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£19 - £80
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £19 • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £19 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Union Ivkoni International

Take a flight or coach to travel 1296 miles (2091 km) to London from Bucharest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Ryanair or Union Ivkoni International among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Bucharest to London.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to London, United Kingdom from Bucharest, Romania?

Travel between Bucharest, Romania and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Romania enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Bucharest?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 03/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Bucharest to London.

Are there restrictions on reentering Romania from London, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Bucharest, Romania from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Romania from United Kingdom?

Entry into Romania is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Romania from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Romania:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Romania?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Romania to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Bucharest, Romania was last verified on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Bucharest from London.

How do I travel to London from Bucharest?

There are 2 travel options from Bucharest to London: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bucharest to London?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Bucharest to London. Tickets for a flight cost on average £19.

This is compared to other travel options to London:

A flight is generally £60 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £80 from Bucharest to London.

What is the fastest way to London from Bucharest?

The fastest way to get to London from Bucharest is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to London that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by coach can take on average 46 h.

How far is it from Bucharest to London?

You should expect to travel around 1296 miles (2091 km) from Bucharest to London.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Bucharest to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bucharest to London:

  • Flights most often depart from Bucharest at Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport and arrive in London at London Heathrow Airport.
  • Coaches from Bucharest to London most often leave from Bucharest, Autogara Filaret and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
Which travel companies can get me from Bucharest to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bucharest to London:

  • You can go to London from Bucharest by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £19 with Ryanair from Bucharest to London on Omio.
  • You can travel from Bucharest to London by coach with Union Ivkoni International. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £80 with Union Ivkoni International from Bucharest to London.
Is there a way to travel directly from Bucharest to London?

Yes, there are direct services available between Bucharest and London with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can travel directly by coach with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Bucharest.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Bucharest and London ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bucharest to London often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bucharest and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets to London from Bucharest online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Bucharest to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £19 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost £80 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Bucharest and London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.