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Bucharest Baneasa Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or are just quickly passing through, our Bucharest Baneasa Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

This airport is no bigger than a small bus station, with only a few counters, a bathroom and 2 gates (more like doors to the tarmac). – nic

BBU Airport Overview

bucharest airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Bucharest Baneasa Airport.

What to Expect

Bucharest Baneasa Airport (code: BBU) has a small terminal that services only charter and private flights. Facilities are limited to a few snack bars and an automat (vending machine) area. Free WiFi is available, but there are no pay-to-use lounges.

Sleeping in Bucharest Baneasa Airport

We have not yet received any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info, or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos. You can also visit the airport’s website for current information. For more airport information, continue scrolling down to explore more in our Bucharest Baneasa Airport Guide or read traveller airport reviews.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Baneasa Airport.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Bucharest, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

There is a VIP Lounge; however, at the time of this update we did not have the entry requirements.

Rest & Relaxation Zones

There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.


Free WiFi is available at Bucharest Baneasa Airport.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Information not available.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Showers – Not available.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Bucharest Baneasa airport is served by Air Connect and charter flights.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Buses and Trams

The airport can be reached by tram 5 and several buses among which number 131, 335, 148, 112, 301.. For more information, regarding routes, schedules and rates, visit the Societatea de Transport București website.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Car Rentals

Car rental agencies are available within close proximity to Bucharest Baneasa Airport. Further information is unavailable at this time.

Ride Sharing

Uber is available in most places in Romania. A ride to the city centre will cost you about 30 lei.

Last updated: 2024-01-30

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers, and their websites. We are not representatives of any of the above-mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.