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from Barcelona to Bucharest

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Bucharest on Dec 9 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:45AMBarcelona El Prat Airport6h30 07:15PMBucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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$2011One-way
Cheapest
08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport19h35 05:05PMBucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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$1371One-way
Other options
09:55AMBarcelona El Prat Airport7h00 05:55PMBucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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$2241One-way
06:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport4h55 12:10AMBucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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$2821One-way
11:25AMBarcelona El Prat Airport13h05 01:30AMBucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
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$2011One-way

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Travel Information between Barcelona and Bucharest

distanceDistance1223 miles (1972 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$38 - $137
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $38 (€31) • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $38 (€31) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWizz Air or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 1223 miles (1972 km) from Barcelona to Bucharest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Wizz Air or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Barcelona to Bucharest.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Bucharest, Romania if I’m coming from Barcelona, Spain?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Bucharest, Romania is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Spain enter Romania?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Romania:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bucharest, Romania?

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

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

This information was last checked on 12/7/21. 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 journey from Barcelona to Bucharest.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Bucharest, Romania?

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from Romania is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Bucharest restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Bucharest?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 12/7/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Bucharest closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Barcelona to Bucharest?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Bucharest: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Bucharest?

The cheapest way to go to Bucharest from Barcelona is by taking a flight, which costs on average $38 (€31).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bucharest:

Taking a flight is about $99 (€83) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $137 (€114) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Barcelona to Bucharest is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 46 h 20 min   on average.

What is the distance from Barcelona to Bucharest?

You should expect to travel around 1223 miles (1972 km) between Barcelona and Bucharest.

When traveling to Bucharest from Barcelona, where do I depart from Barcelona and where do I arrive in Bucharest?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Barcelona to Bucharest:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Bucharest?

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

  • You can travel from Barcelona to Bucharest by flight with Wizz Air. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $38 (€31) with Wizz Air from Barcelona to Bucharest.
  • You can travel by bus to Bucharest from Barcelona with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Bucharest tickets for $137 (€114) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Barcelona to Bucharest?

Yes, there are direct routes from Barcelona to Bucharest with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with tarom.

Direct services to Bucharest tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Barcelona to Bucharest?
Your trip from Barcelona to Bucharest doesn't have to end in Bucharest. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Budapest, Sofia or London. If you’d like to add Budapest, Sofia or London to your Barcelona to Bucharest tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bucharest today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Barcelona and Bucharest online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Barcelona to Bucharest, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $38 (€31) one way on average for this route.
  • A bus ticket costs $137 (€114) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Bucharest tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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