There are 8 ways to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus or train

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 to Bucharest Otopeni  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) JNB - OTP

$380 - $1,200

Cheapest option

Fly to Istanbul, bus, train  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Istanbul (IST) JNB - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  3. Take the train from Constanta to Bucuresti Nord Gara A

$286 - $401

6 alternative options

Fly to Varna, bus  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Varna (VAR) JNB - VAR
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$529 - $1,527

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Sibiu (SBZ) JNB - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Otopeni Airport

$769 - $3,126

Fly to Constanta, train  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Constanta (CND) JNB - CND
  2. Take the train from Constanta to Bucuresti Nord Gara A

$630 - $1,807

Fly to Sofia, train, bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Sofia (SOF) JNB - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Pleven
  3. Take the bus from Pleven to Ruse
  4. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$386 - $1,094

Fly to Chisinau, bus, train  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Chisinau (KIV) JNB - KIV
  2. Take the bus from Chișinău to Iași
  3. Take the train from Iasi to Buzau
  4. Take the bus from Buzau to Otopeni Airport

$535 - $1,500

Fly to Kutahya, bus, train  •  28 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Kutahya (KZR) JNB - KZR
  2. Take the bus from Corlu to Kotel
  3. Take the bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
  4. Take the train from Titu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly and bus and train which costs R 3 800 - R 5 500 and takes 26 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs R 5 000 - R 15 000 and takes 13 h 5 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 7865 km.

It takes approximately 13 h 5 min to fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Johannesburg Airport (JNB), South Africa and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Turkish Airlines, Swiss and 13 other airlines fly from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Tel Aviv, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,400
Flights from Johannesburg to Constanta via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Johannesburg to Constanta via Tel Aviv, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Constanta via Dubai, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $750
Flights from Johannesburg to Kutahya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Kutahya via Tel Aviv, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Kutahya via Dubai, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,000
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Chisinau via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,600
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,400
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Doha
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Doha
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Doha
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $550
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Tel Aviv, Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $3,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,400
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$600 - $4,800
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Zurich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Johannesburg to Varna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4,400
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Johannesburg to Sibiu via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Tandem Aero
Website
tandemaero.md
Flights from Johannesburg to Chisinau via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,400
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Johannesburg to Chisinau via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,900
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Cairo
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $550
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Constanta to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Iasi to Buzau
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Titu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Sibiu to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Pleven to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Pleven to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Chișinău to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Transfero
Phone
+4-0745-380.000
Website
transfe.autogari.ro
Bus from Buzau to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
transfe.autogari.ro
Teisa Travel
Phone
(+40) 752 323 130
Email
office@teisa.ro
Website
teisa.ro
Bus from Buzău to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
teisa.ro
Hermes
Phone
+4-0745-797.976
Website
hermes.autogari.ro
Bus from Buzău to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
hermes.autogari.ro
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Corlu to Kotel
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kotel Municipal Transport
Website
kotel.bg
Bus from Kotel to Târgovişte
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kotel.bg

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