Bucharest North-Bucharest Airport rail link completion to be prioritised before UEFA Euro 2020

11 June, 2019

Romania's Ministry of Transport signed the RON398.2 million (EUR84.3 million) contract for construction of the Bucharest North Station-Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport terminal 1 rail connection on 10-Jun-2019 (romaniajournal.ro, 11-Jun-2019). As previously reported by CAPA, the contract was awarded to a consortium comprising Arcada Company/SC ISPCF/DB Engineering and Consulting. Transport Minister Razvan Cuc said the priority is for the contractor to complete the project by May-2020, in time for UEFA Euro 2020 championship in Jun/Jul-2020, and requested it shorten the design period in order to commence works sooner.