There are 7 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Budapest  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP

$30 - $310

6 alternative options

Bus to Oradea, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Oradea
  2. Fly from Oradea (OMR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) OMR - OTP

$38 - $170

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$77 - $96

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Ploiești N960

$56 - $90

Train via Szolnok  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Ferihegy to Szolnok Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Szolnok to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Intercity / ...

$45 - $72

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Ferencváros to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$82 - $127

Drive  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 526.5 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Budapest Airport (BUD), Hungary and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Wizz Air and Tarom fly from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 3 times a day. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 6 times a week, and the journey takes 7 h 40 min. Brianna Tour also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Ferihegy to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szolnok to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Ferencváros to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
16 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Oradea
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)?

The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 615 km. The road distance is 842 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)?

The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to train which costs 11 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft and takes 16 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)?

The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 1 h 20 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 80 000 Ft.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). However, there are services departing from Liszt Ferenc Airport 2 and arriving at Otopeni Airport via Kőbánya-Kispest M, Budapest and Bucuresti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)?

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.