There have been an increased number of political protests, centred on the main government building in Bucharest, but also affecting other major cities in Romania. You should follow local media and avoid demonstrations or other large gatherings.
Terrorist attacks in Romania can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism.
Most visits to Romania are trouble-free.
If you’re living in or moving to Romania, visit our Living in Romania guide in addition to this travel advice.
If you need to contact the emergency services in Romania call 112.
If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.
The Overseas Business Risk service offers information and advice for British companies operating overseas on how to manage political, economic, and business security-related risks.
Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.