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Fares from $90 One Way, $148 Round Trip from Madrid to Bucharest

Prices starting at $148 for return flights and $90 for one-way flights to Bucharest were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Bucharest from Madrid

Route Information for Flights from Madrid to Bucharest

Origin Airport IATA CodeMAD
Destination Airport IATA CodeBUH
Distance1527 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesRyanair
Earliest Flight Arrival8:55PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:55PM UTC

Plan Your Trip from Madrid to Bucharest

Flying out of Madrid

Finding the right flights from Madrid can be as simple as doing a search at Orbitz.com. The search engine at the Orbtiz.com site combs through current flight schedules to show comparative costs, as well as departure and arrival times, layovers and other issues that make certain flight options more attractive than others. The Madrid-Barajas Airport, located at Avenida de la Hispanidad, 28042 Madrid, is 12 miles from the city center. It's the main hub for Iberia and does business with major airlines, including EasyJet, Delta, Air France, British Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Europa and others.

Parking at the Madrid-Barajas Airport

Orbitz.com can help travelers find convenient, affordable places on and off site for vacation parking. The airport in Madrid has express parking meant for dropping off and picking up travelers. For the first 30 minutes, the parking is free. Short- and long-term parking lots can be found at each terminal and cost from €9.60 for two hours up to €60 per day for Terminal 2 short-term parking. Long-term parking is available for €18.30 per day. The economy lot requires a shuttle ride back and forth to the terminals but costs only €10.80 per day or €62.80 per week.

Transportation to and From the Airport

For travelers who wish to avoid parking, Orbitz.com can help find special offers on ground transportation to and from Madrid-Barajas Airport. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there from downtown by car. A credentialed taxi service will charge anywhere from €25 to €30 for the ride, but oftentimes there are taxi drivers inside the terminals offering cheaper rides who do not have the same credentials as those who have signed a contract with the airport. Passengers can also opt for a €2 train ride or take the bus for a similar fee.

Restaurants Near Madrid-Barajas Airport

There's no need to leave the airport to find an excellent selection of restaurants, counter service diners or bars. Orbitz.com can offer travelers deals on food and air packages, though they might not be dining in-house. The convenience of dining at the airport while waiting for flights from Madrid may be worth the cost, but passengers should expect the cost to be relatively more expensive than similar restaurants found in the city center.

Henri Coandă International Airport

If you're looking for flights to Bucharest that won't break the bank, Orbitz.com can help. When you're ready to book your flight, enter your travel dates into the site's interface, and within seconds, you'll receive a number of offers from different carriers. You'll then be able to book the flight that works best for your budget. Civilian air traffic to Bucharest lands at Henri Coandă International Airport. The airport is located 10.3 miles northwest of town. The international airlines servicing the airport are primarily based in Europe, and include British Airways, Aer Lingus and Wizz Air.

Transportation From Henri Coandă International Airport

There are several ways to get from the airport to town. You can take the #783 express bus, which runs approximately every 20 minutes every day of the year. The price of the ticket is 3.5 Romanian ron, or just under $1. The trip will take you at least 40 minutes from the airport to the city center. You can also book a rental car and pick it up at the airport when you arrive. Reserve your rental car when you make your travel arrangements through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Bucharest

Winters in Bucharest can be extremely cold and windy, with temperatures often dipping well below 0° F. The average summer temperature is 75° F, but it can go much higher. Although summers can get very hot, they are not usually humid.

Things to Do in Bucharest

When you're in Bucharest, check out the Romanian Athenaeum, an amazing example of Romanian architecture. Concerts are frequently held at the Atheneum, but the building is worth the visit on its own. You should also check out the Village Museum, an outdoor museum comprised of 300 buildings representing rural Romanian architecture. Book your flights to Bucharest through Orbitz.com so that your visit to this fascinating city can begin as soon as possible.

Flights from Madrid to Bucharest - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Madrid to Bucharest?

You'll find 4 airlines that offer direct services from Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas) to Bucharest (OTP-Henri Coanda Intl.). You don't have to worry about racing to catch a connecting flight on this route! These are some of the carriers you can book with:

  • Wizz Air
  • TAROM
  • Ryanair
  • Iberia Express
What is the shortest flight from Madrid to Bucharest?

With the trip from Madrid (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas) to Bucharest (OTP-Henri Coanda Intl.) taking a minimum of 3 hours and 40 minutes, you'll have enough time to enjoy the flying experience. Ask for a glass of red and get comfy in your seat with an interesting book or movie.

What airlines fly from Madrid (and vicinity) to Bucharest (and vicinity) most frequently?

TAROM (RO) is one of the carriers with the most flights from Madrid Airport (MAD-Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas) to Bucharest Airport (OTP-Henri Coanda Intl.). It offers 30 services on this route each month. Taking a vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. If you can't find the right flight there, look into the fares with Wizz Air (W6). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 30 flights between Madrid (and vicinity) and Bucharest (and vicinity) monthly.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Bucharest?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Bucharest have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Bucharest with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Bucharest without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.