There are 9 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) MAD - OTP

$45 - $230

8 alternative options

Train to Valencia, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) VLC - OTP

$120 - $324

Fly Madrid to Sibiu, bus  •  10 h 13 min

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

$111 - $446

Fly Madrid to Craiova, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Craiova (CRA) MAD - CRA
  2. Take the bus from Craiova - Metro to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari

$50 - $189

Train, bus  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Murcia del Carmen Atr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlau to Ploiesti

$216 - $324

Bus Amring  •  47 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucureşti - Militari

$99 - $138

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bucharest

Drive  •  32 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 2006 miles

$370 - $550

Drive, train  •  37 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Fr
  6. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  7. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP)

$483 - $693

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 3 h 35 min and costs 40€ - 200€.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 2459 km. The road distance is 3210 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Iberia, Blue Air and 14 other airlines fly from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) via Guadalajara, Bucureşti - Militari, Păcii, Piata Unirii, and Bucharest Piata Unirii 1 in around 47 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Madrid to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Iasi
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Valencia to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Murcia del Carmen
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Alpha Star Impex
Website
alfastarimpex.ro
Bus from Craiova - Metro to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.ro
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Harlau to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucureşti - Militari
Ave. Duration
44 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Madrid to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro

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