Flying from Bucharest
Flights from Bucharest with airberlin depart from Henri Coandă International Airport (OTP), which is also known as Bucharest Airport and Otopeni Airport (its actual location is in the town of Otopeni, 18 kilometers to the north of Bucharest's center).
Henri Coandă International Airport Information
Henri Coandă International Airport was opened in the late sixties and redeveloped in the nineties to create what is now a modern and well-equipped facility. The airport offers all of the facilities you could need, including currency exchange services, ATMs, food and drink stands and a small supermarket. Car-hire desks and tourist information are also available in the airport terminals.
Getting to the Airport in Bucharest
The 783 Express bus to Henri Coandă International Airport leaves every 20 minutes from the city center during the day and every 40 minutes at night. Alternatively, you can use a combination of minibus and train to Henri Coandă International Airport instead, which involves taking a train to Bucharest Nord and catching the shuttle bus from there. Another option, if you want more flexibility, is to take a taxi to Henri Coandă International Airport, though take care to use only official taxi companies.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.