Travel safely with Welcome Pickups
Net Safety Score
We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.
20 minute gap between transfers
Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.
Regular Car Sanitisation
Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol
When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.
Sanitiser in every car
We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride
Trusted service for your Bucharest airport transfer
After a long and tiresome flight, the last thing you want to do is start trying to navigate the complicated public transportation or dragging your heavy luggage through busy bus and train stations. Instead, why not take a fast, reliable and hassle-free Bucharest airport taxi?
After making your way through baggage claim, you’ll find your friendly English-speaking driver waiting for you just outside of the arrivals terminal, holding a sign with your name on it. To make sure your transfer from Bucharest airport goes as smoothly as possible, your driver will receive live updates on your plane’s arrival time, so even if you’re delayed, your driver will be there right on time.
As you enjoy your journey into Bucharest, your driver will answer any queries you may have and share with you some of the best places to see and top things to do in the city. Trust Welcome Pickups with your Bucharest airport transfers and you can relax in the knowledge that your loved ones and personal belongings are safe and that all the stressful stuff has been taken care of for you.
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
24/7 Email & Phone support
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A Welcome Bucharest airport taxi for you
At Welcome, we know the importance of keeping your group together at all times, especially in a new city. That’s why we have a fleet of different Bucharest airport taxis to suit every group size. If you’re travelling with a large group of up to 8 people, you’ll all fit in one of our spacious minivans. However, if you’re travelling with 4 people or less, you’ll love our stylish sedans.
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Directions for your Bucharest airport transfer
Bucharest Airport (OTP) is considered the main International airport of Romania with numerous daily flights all across Europe. The shortest route from Bucharest airport to the city centre of Bucharest is 17.7km which should take around 20 minutes in a Bucharest airport taxi. Once your driver exits the airport compound, he will take the Calea Bucureștilor highway and head south towards Bucharest. Once in the inner city area, your driver will continue straight down the E60 until he arrives at the main vertical avenue of the city. From here, he will take the local roads to reach your hotel.
Why choose a Bucharest airport taxi?
Although there are cheaper transfer options from Bucharest airport, taking a taxi is the most convenient and least stressful choice. You won’t need to waste time standing in long queues for train tickets or sit cramped inside a busy bus. You can get your vacation in Bucharest off to a relaxing start with a private, spacious Bucharest airport taxi instead.
Cost of your Bucharest airport transfer
Unfortunately, taking a Bucharest airport taxi can be difficult when it comes to pricing. The taxis are supposed to have the set rate of 0.35€ (1.39 RON) per km, but many local taxi drivers charge over this, especially from the airport. To be sure that you get a fair price, we suggest booking your transfer from Bucharest airport in advance.
With light traffic, it should cost around 15€ for a Bucharest airport taxi to the city centre, both during the day and at night. However, many local drivers will add on surcharges and increased prices per km. There are also additional charges for things like heavy luggage, car type and travelling during the holidays.
The benefits of booking a Welcome Airport Taxi
Not only are Welcome raising the bar in in-destination travel through their world-class customer service and unbeatable prices, but they are also offering a vast range of fully personalised experiences. Booking your Bucharest airport transfer is just the start. Welcome allows you to purchase your skip-the-line tickets in advance for the most popular attractions in Bucharest, such as the Romanian Athenaeum, the National Museum of Romanian History and the Dimitrie Gusti National Village Museum. Your tickets will then be hand-delivered to you by your driver on the day of your pickup, so you can save time by skipping the big line ups at the ticket counters. Welcome also offer private and shared experiences in Bucharest at very competitive prices. We hand-pick our experiences from exclusive 5-star providers so that you are guaranteed unforgettable memories in Bucharest.