Please note that citizens of
need a visa to enter Romania.
If you need a visa, we encourage you to register early.
You may need the e-mail confirmation of acceptance
to the conference for a visa application.
Access to Bucharest
Air connections to Bucharest
Bucharest has direct connections with all major European cities.
map of Romania
can be found using Google maps. However, for driving to Bucharest you have
Budapest → Szolnok → Oradea → Cluj →
Brașov → Ploiești → București (following
E60, using a small portion of A3),
Budapest → Szeged → Arad/Timișoara →
Deva → Sibiu → Râmnicu-Vâlcea → Pitești
→ București (following E68, partially on
Iași/Suceava → Roman → Bacău → Buzău
From Bulgaria, using the route:
Ruse → Giurgiu → București (60km)(E70)
From Serbia, using the route:
Timișoara, then A1/A6 (see above) or
Drobeta-Turnu Severin → Craiova →
Pitești → București
International Airport: Otopeni, aka Henri Coandă International, airport code
is OTP or BUH for all Bucharest airports.
Henri Coandă airport is located 10 Km North from the city entrance.
Transport to the city area from the airport:
After you check out your luggage, you can go to the exit and :
take a taxi to your hotel
A taxi must be ordered from a dedicated
terminal screen installed in the airport.
You can select the taxi company and the price/km (all of them should be approximately
Once selected, you must get in front of the building and look for the
car you ordered (taxi company and the number on the car not the registration number!),
and show the ticket to the taxi driver.
In case the taxi selected takes another passenger by mistake,
or does not wait for you, just order another one from the same terminal.
Taking other offerings as a taxi to the city, other than you ordered from the terminal,
is not recommended.
take public transportation
RATB, lines 780 (To Gara Basarab train station),
or 783 (to Piata Unirii City center).
Rent a car (expensive! unless with a local company, but not highly recommended).
The Railway Station for international arrivals is "Gara de Nord", Bucharest.
It is located near the center of the city (North).
You can check the trains arriving in Bucharest
From "Gara de Nord", you can take:
You can also check the
Bucharest public transit map
Have a nice and safe trip to Bucharest!