Airfares to Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest City Guide
As a unique blend of EU’s culture and the passion of the Balkans, Bucharest is an energetic, dynamic city. Romania’s capital is unique in a way that it offers a blend of the remnants of communism and rising capitalism. Another surprise that the city offers is a special atmosphere resembling 19th-century Paris. The city has even gotten the nickname — “Paris of the East”.
Enjoy the picturesque view of the churches of Lipscani, visit the Bucharest National Opera or marvel at the architecture of the Palace of the Parliament. No matter what your preferences are, you can rest assured that you will find pleasure in Bucharest.
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Best time to visit Bucharest
When to Book Cheap Airfares from Auckland to Bucharest?
Travelling to Bucharest is really a good choice at any time of the year. Depending on your itinerary you should decide whether to visit in warm or cold season. If you’re planning to visit some of the city’s parks, or enjoy long sightseeing treks, opt to visit from March to September. You will encounter warm, pleasant temperatures and blooming landscapes. If you wish to save up money, book return flights from Auckland to Bucharest during the winter season. Prices will be cheaper, however, make sure to dress accordingly.
Cheap Auckland to Bucharest Flights
Looking to travel from AKL to OTP? Almost 40 return flights from Auckland to Bucharest are available on Webjet, daily. Prominent airline companies such as Qatar Airways or Emirates Airlines offer affordable Auckland to Bucharest flights.
Departing from Auckland Airport (AKL)
As the fourth biggest airport in Australasia and the busiest airport in New Zealand, Auckland Airport handles most of the country’s traffic. It is located 20 kilometres from the centre of the city.
Getting to Auckland Airport (AKL)
Auckland Airport (AKL) is well connected to various parts of the city. SkyBus links offer an affordable option, with stations all over Auckland. This service will cost you only NZD 18. For more convenience, you may opt for a taxi service. You can expect their fares to fall somewhere between NZD 50 - NZD 80.
Parking at Auckland Airport (AKL)
If you wish to park right next to the airport, opt for the Standard Parking car park. For the most economical option, choose the economy car park, which is located slightly further away from the terminals.
Which International Terminal Will Your Return flights from Auckland to Bucharest Depart from?
AKL to OTP flights will depart from the international T1 terminal at Auckland Airport (AKL).
Arriving at Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP)
Located just over 16 km from the city centre, the Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) is the busiest airport in the country. Needless to say, it offers sufficient transportation options to your hotel.
Getting from Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) to Your Hotel
For a convenient, affordable option, you can choose the “Henry Coanda Express” trains. The train line leads directly from the airport and goes to the north of the city. Another cheap option is the 780 Express bus line, which connects the airport with the city centre. Buses leave frequently, however, at night, you might have to wait up to 40 minutes for the next ride.
Things to do
Things to do in Bucharest
Romanian Atheneum (Ateneul Roman)
As one of the most beautiful buildings in Eastern Europe, the Romanian Atheneum is truly a masterpiece of architecture. Built all the way in 1888, it’s a neoclassical marvel, and the most prestigious concert hall in the city.
The Stavropoleos Church is one of the oldest and most beautiful buildings in the city, and will make your cheap airfares from Auckland to Bucharest pay off even more. Built all the way in 1724 by Ioanichie, it represents a unique blend of Ottoman and Western architecture.
The Village Museum
This museum was established in 1936 and is consists of more than 300 wooden windmills, houses and churches. Many of the buildings are actually originals which were transported from rural areas, and some of them even date to the 17th century. If history was your reason for embarking on a AKL to OTP trip, this place is a must-see.