Henri Coanda International Airport
Henri Coanda International Airport (also called Otopeni Airport) is the biggest and busiest airplane terminal in Romania. The airport is named after the flight pioneer Henri Coanda. Henri Coanda International Airport is located 16.5 kilometers northwest of the city of Bucharest on the road DN-1 (E60) towards Ploiesti/Brasov.
Transfer Options from/to Bucharest Airport
There are several transfer methods between Henri Coanda International Airport and Bucharest:
Transfer by Bus This is the cheapest and the best way of transfer between Bucharest and Otopeni Airport. There are two bus lines that run on this route:
- Express Bus 783 (between Henri Coanda International Airport and Bucharest city center) and
- Express Bus 780 (between Henri Coanda International Airport and Gara de Nord Train Station)
More info: Bus transfer between Henri Coanda Airport and Bucharest
Transfer by Train This is a combined line (train and a minibus) between Henri Coanda Airport and Gara de Nord Train Station (Bucharest North Train Station). The transfer takes about 1 hour.
More info: Train transfer between Henri Coanda Airport and Gara de Nord Train Station
Transfer by Metro Please note that for the moment there is no subway connection between Bucharest and Henry Coanda Airport.
Transfer by Taxi Inside the arrivals terminal, there is a touch screen device, which you can uses to order a taxi. You can even choose the company you want to use (the tariff is displayed for each taxi company). All the taxis are yellow, they have the "Taxi" sign above and the operation license and the tariffs on the doors, outside. The tariff is between 1.39 lei/km - 3.5 lei/km. The taxi fare from the airport to the city center should not be more than 50-60 lei (11 - 14 Euros) using the lowest tariff.
More info: Taxi transfer between Henri Coanda Airport and Bucharest
Private transfer If you would like to order a private transfer, there is nothing easier. You can order a private transfer from the airport to Bucharest or from Bucharest to the airport. Just let us know the pick-up and drop-off details and we will take care of it.
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Car Rental at Bucharest Airport If you plan to visit Romania, renting a car can be a great idea. Many places you would like to see are faster to reach if you use a car. You can find more info about renting a car below.
More info: Car rental at Bucharest Airport
Flights to Bucharest
There are many airlines flying to Bucharest, and many of them offer really cheap tickets. You can find more info about flights to Bucharest below.
More info: Flights to Bucharest