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Bucharest to Athens Flights

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Bucharest and Athens airports and terminals

Airports in Bucharest , RO
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    Baneasa (BBU)

    Distance from City Center: 4.5 miles

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    Otopeni Int'l airport (OTP)

    Distance from City Center: 9.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from OTP to ATH

    Carriers
    Aegean Airlines
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Airports in Athens , GR
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    Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH)

    Distance from City Center: 12.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from BUH to ATH

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    Aegean Airlines
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Flights to Athens

Flights From Bucharest

For those looking to leave the lovely Romanian capital city, two international airports are available. Flights from Bucharest are available at either Henri Coanda International Airport located about 10 from the city center at 224 E, Calea Bucure?tilor, Otopeni, Ilfov, or at Aurel Vlaicu International Airport, which serves VIP passengers and lies closer to the center of town at only five miles away on 40, ?oseaua Bucharest Ploie?ti, district 1, Buchares. Henri Coanda is serviced by major commercial airlines such as Olympic Air, Austrian Airlines, Air France or British Airways while Aurel Vlaicu attracts private and chartered planes. Seats on flights originating from Henri Coanda can usually be booked through Orbitz.com.

Parking at Henri Coanda Airport

There are two parking areas available at Henri Coanda located in front of the terminal. Long-term parking begins at about $11 a day, with the per-day costs lowering with three or more days. Short-term parking is about $0.85 for 30 minutes at the arrivals terminal.

Transportation to the Airports

Transportation to catch your flight at Henri Conada can be secured in several ways. A direct train service is available from the Bucharest North railway station to the airport's train station at a cost of about $1.70, with a shuttle bus providing transportation from the airport station to the departures and arrivals hall at the airport itself. If you'd prefer to take the bus however, you can catch the 783 route from the city center, which takes about 45 minutes to reach the airport and costs approximately $2. Taxis are also available to provide a ride from anywhere within the city, with the cost dependent on your origin location. The smaller Aurel Vlaicu is serviced by bus routes 131, 335 and 783, as well as the city's taxis.

Breakfast Before Leaving

A quick breakfast can be had at the Henri Coanda International Airport, before heading off on one of the available flights from Bucharest, either at the Bell Vue or at the World News Café, both located in the airport's public area. If you have time to eat before reaching the airport, however, the Grand Café Galleron located just east of Piata Revolutiei offers an all-day breakfast service.

Airports in Athens

Travelers visiting Athens will initially arrive at Athens "Eleftherios Venizelos" International Airport. Orbitz.com offers travelers the ability to search for cheap flights to Athens from a number of airlines, including United Airlines, Air Canada, US Airways, and Delta. The airport is located about 17 miles from the center of the city.

Transportation in Athens

From the airport, travelers can use the public transit system to reach the city. A ride on the metro will cost about eight euros. Another option is to rent a car to enjoy increased freedom and flexibility for exploring Athens. Orbitz.com helps travelers find sales on car rentals prior to their arrival in Athens.

Weather Information in Athens

Travelers planning a visit to Athens should be aware that the best time to visit is March through May. The average temperature during this time is about 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to rise from June through August, which may be an unpleasant time to visit. The average daytime temperature in August is 92 degrees Fahrenheit, but temperatures can also rise above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to cool in October. Between November and February is when the city receives the most rain. During this time, Athens can be windy and chilly, with temperatures about 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

Destination Highlights in Athens

Athens and the surrounding area are home to numerous historical landmarks, including the Acropolis, Parthenon, and Dionysos, the oldest theater in Greece. Museums are located throughout the city as well. Parnitha National Park is another popular destination for visitors to Athens. To find low-cost air tickets and cheap flights to Athens for viewing these attractions, check with Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from Bucharest to Athens

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Bucharest to Athens today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 35m.
    • Aegean Airlines flight 961 (4:30 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Bucharest to Athens.
    • Aegean Airlines flight 961 (4:30 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from Bucharest to Athens.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Bucharest to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 961, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 35m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Bucharest to Athens (Aegean Airlines flight 961, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 35m.
    • Flights from Baneasa (BBU), Otopeni Int'l airport (OTP) to Eleftherios Venizelos airport (ATH) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Bucharest to Athens on Tue, Dec 30, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Turkish Airlines/Aegean Airlines TK1042/A3991 OTP 6:10 AM ATH 10:45 AM 320/320 4hr 35min
Turkish Airlines/Olympic Air TK1042/OA6991 OTP 6:10 AM ATH 10:45 AM 320/320 4hr 35min
Turkish Airlines/Turkish Airlines TK1042/TK7991 OTP 6:10 AM ATH 10:45 AM 320/320 4hr 35min
Aegean Airlines A3961 OTP 10:30 AM ATH 12:05 PM DH4 1hr 35min
Olympic Air OA6961 OTP 10:30 AM ATH 12:05 PM DH4 1hr 35min
TAROM/Aegean Airlines RO261/A33153 OTP 8:35 AM ATH 1:50 PM 318/737 5hr 15min
TAROM/Turkish Airlines RO261/TK1849 OTP 8:35 AM ATH 1:50 PM 318/737 5hr 15min
TAROM RO273 OTP 4:30 PM ATH 6:10 PM 733 1hr 40min
TAROM/Turkish Airlines RO263/TK1843 OTP 4:25 PM ATH 8:40 PM 318/332 4hr 15min
TAROM/Aegean Airlines RO263/A33155 OTP 4:25 PM ATH 8:40 PM 318/332 4hr 15min
TAROM/Aegean Airlines RO263/A3995 OTP 4:25 PM ATH 11:55 PM 318/320 7hr 30min
TAROM/Olympic Air RO263/OA6995 OTP 4:25 PM ATH 11:55 PM 318/320 7hr 30min
TAROM/Turkish Airlines RO263/TK7995 OTP 4:25 PM ATH 11:55 PM 318/320 7hr 30min