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There are 10 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  3h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LHR - OTP

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Bus to London Luton, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LTN - OTP

Bus to London Gatwick, fly  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LGW - OTP

Fly from London Stansted  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STN - OTP

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BHX - OTP

Bus via Gara de Nord  •  32h 36m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Bucharest

Bus and ferry  •  43h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Wembley Park to Bucharest

Bus  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Bucharest Henri Coanda Airport London Victoria Green Line Station - Ruse Central Bus Station

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  24h 54m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 16m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by bus

3 Weekly Buses
2 days 1h Average Duration
$90 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to bus and fly, which costs £30 - £190 and takes 6h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs £26 - £220 and takes 3h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3 and arriving at Bucharest Henri Coanda Airport via London Victoria Green Line Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1h.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 2103 km.

The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) without a car is to bus via Gara de Nord which takes 32h 36m and costs £120 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London Victoria Green Line Station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 3h 10m and costs £26 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus via Gara de Nord, which costs £120 - £160 and takes 32h 36m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Bucharest Henri Coanda Airport station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).
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  • Distance: 2102.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

FlexFlight ApS, Blue Air and nine other airlines fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from London Victoria to Bucharest twice a week. Tickets cost $150 and the journey takes 30h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Genoa
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Malta
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$18 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni via Iasi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni via Iasi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from London Gatwick to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $55
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3 to London Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
Megabus UK
Maxibus Travel
Phone
+40 745 766 766
Email
dispecerat@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from London Victoria to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus and ferry from London Wembley Park to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
40h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Bucharest Henri Coanda Airport
Ave. Duration
47h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
$105
Standard Car - Premium
$168

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 2h ahead of London Heathrow Airport (LHR). It is currently 12:12 AM in London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and 2:12 AM in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).

Tarom, FlexFlight ApS, Blue Air and six other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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