Oradea Airport (OMR)
About the Airport
Oradea Airport (IATA: OMR) is placed 5 km (3 mi) southwest of Oradea in northwestern Romania, capital city of the Bihor County and close one of the main road and rail border crossings to Hungary, occupies a privileged central – European position,
Its location near the European route E60 and near the national road DN79 makes it easily accessible. Some popular final destinations from Oradea airport are: Băile Felix hot springs or Padiş Natural Protected Area.
We can say that Oradea International Airport is the Romania’s Western Gate.
Passenger information desk is found in the passenger terminal of the airport. You can get information about Oradea area in Romanian, Hungarian and English.
The airport also has a parking. The airport has a pay parking lot, with a total of 120 seats, 3 seats for people with reduced mobility.
Airport Address and GPS Coordinates
Calea Aradului nr. 80
Oradea – Romania
Phone: +40 259 416 082, +40 259 413 951
GPS: 47°01′31″N 21°54′09″E
Airlines and Destinations from/to Oradea Airport
Blue Air: Bucharest, Constanța (Seasonal) and Antalya, Chania (Seasonal charters)
Ryanair: Bergamo, Girona, Memmingen, London-Stansted, Weeze
AtlasGlobal: Antalya (Seasonal charter)
Corendon Airlines: Antalya (Seasonal charter)
Some tourist information about Oradea region
Oradea will surprise you. The city is located in the county of Bihor, in Romania. Despite the city being one of the largest and most important in Transylvania, with a high degree of administrative, commercial and economic importance, it is often overlooked by some tourists.
The city combines a good location and climate with romantic baroque architecture from both the Romanian and Hungarian cultures. The city is a multicultural city that contains both the Romanian, and Hungarians. The city is located 10km from Bors, 8km from the Hungarian border, and about 650km by train from Bucharest (Romania capital). Recently, tourism in Oradea is booming, with different sites and locations to visit.
Apuseni Nature Park is one of the various places that tourist do visit in Bihor. The park, with beautiful landscapes protects one of the most interesting cave fauna in the country. The Apuseni Nature Park is located in western Romania, in the central to north-western part of the Apuseni Mountains. If you try and maintain silent in the fauna mountainous area, you might encounter chamois (Black goats), Western Capercaillie (Wood Grouse), foxes and even bears. Tourist perform various activities that involves:
- Summer Trek: there are about 35 touristic tracks in the Apuseni Nature Park accessible to anyone with various marker, who is prepared for trekking.
- Cave Tourism
- Climbing and escalations: there are arranged routes for escalation in the Poiana Ponor area.
- Winter Trek: because of the slopes in Apuseni Mountains aren’t so steep like in other mountains in Romania. All the routes that are taken during the summer can also be taken in the winter.
- Off-track skiing and ski touring
There are several other sightseeing areas in Apuseni Nature Park, some of which include the Ruginoasa Hole, Padis Tourist Area, Sighistelului Valley Tourist Area, and Vladeasa Tourist Area.
The beautiful city center of Oradea is worth visiting, as are the Baile Felix thermal spas, which is accessible by your car rental, train or bus and located outside the city (around 10km from Oradea). Several other places to visit includes the Calea Republicii, which is known by the locals simply as “Republicii” or “Principala”, is one of the most beautiful street of Transylvania, displaying an incredible number of Art Nouveau buildings. The Baroque Palace, “The Church with Moon”, the “Queen Maria” are some of several other beautiful places whereby tourist spend their time relaxing and enjoying the beauty.
Car Rental Companies Serving Oradea Airport (OMR)
Pick up inside the Terminal
Phone: +40 259 425 242
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday: 09.00 – 19.00, Saturday: 20.00 – 22.00, Sunday: 16:00 – 23:00
Phone: +40 259 432 888
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 08:30 – 19:00, Saturday 09:00 – 13:00, Sunday Closed
Counters location inside the terminal
Desks are located in the passenger terminal of the airport. Please note that hours are correlated schedule air flights or under request. The office is placed in the Arrivals hall, next to the bar.
Pick up outside the Terminal
Phone: +40 359 427 572
Opening Hours: open 24/7
How to find outside pick up location?
AUTONOM service is provided as a Meet & Greet; what means that a representative from the rent a car supplier will meet you in the airport terminal and direct you to the service desk. The delivery/return car service within the city limits is free of charge.
More Ground Transportation Options at Oradea Airport (OMR)
Oradea Transport Local S.A. provides a bus service between Oradea International Airport and the downtown area of Oradea with the Line 28. The timetable of this route is adjusted to the arrivals and departures of the flights.
Approximate time to Oradea city centre: 20 minutes.
Taxis are also available outside the arrivals hall. The taxi stand is easily accessible. Please follow the signs to find the taxi rank.