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from London to Bucharest

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

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To get from London to Bucharest on 29 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:50London Luton Airport3h15 22:05Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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08:35London Luton Airport3h15 13:50Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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06:05London Stansted Airport3h10 11:15Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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23:35London Stansted Airport8h10 09:45Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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Travel Information from London to Bucharest

distanceDistance1296 miles (2091 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£13 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £13 • 3 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £13 • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air or Union Ivkoni International

Travel 1296 miles (2091 km) by flight or coach from London to Bucharest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Malta Air or Union Ivkoni International among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from London to Bucharest.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Bucharest, Romania from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Bucharest, Romania is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bucharest from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bucharest, Romania from London?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bucharest, Romania?

The government of Romania has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between London and Bucharest closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Bucharest, Romania?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Romania is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Bucharest, Romania?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Bucharest?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 27/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Bucharest here.

What are my London to Bucharest travel options?

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

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

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Bucharest. Tickets for a flight cost on average £13.

This is compared to other travel options to Bucharest:

A flight is £65 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from London to Bucharest costing on average £78.

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

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

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

In comparison, getting to Bucharest by coach can take on average 45 h 30 min.

How far is Bucharest from London?

Bucharest is approximately 1296 miles (2091 km) away from London.

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Bucharest?

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

  • Flights from London to Bucharest most often leave from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Bucharest at Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.

Who can get me from London to Bucharest?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Bucharest, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Malta Air to go to Bucharest by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Malta Air London to Bucharest tickets on Omio for £13.
  • Union Ivkoni International can get you to Bucharest by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Union Ivkoni International from London to Bucharest for £78 on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from London to Bucharest?

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Bucharest with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct flight with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between London and Bucharest?

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Bucharest often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Budapest, Sofia or Madrid. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Bucharest itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bucharest and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy London to Bucharest tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £13 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £78 one way.

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