There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) 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 New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) JFK - OTP

$260 - $1,000

Cheapest option

Fly New York JFK to Istanbul, bus, train  •  26 h 52 min

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

$261 - $570

5 alternative options

Fly Newark to Bucharest Otopeni  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) EWR - OTP

$273 - $1,622

Fly New York JFK to Sibiu, bus  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Sibiu (SBZ) JFK - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Otopeni Airport

$375 - $1,058

Fly New York JFK to Varna, bus  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Varna (VAR) JFK - VAR
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$395 - $1,282

Fly New York JFK to Burgas, bus  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Burgas (BOJ) JFK - BOJ
  2. Take the bus from Sunny Beach to Shumen
  3. Take the bus from Shumen to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$771 - $2,514

Fly New York JFK to Sofia, train, bus  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Sofia (SOF) JFK - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$300 - $512

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly and bus and train which costs $260 - $600 and takes 26 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 11 h 10 min and costs $260 - $1,000.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 7630 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Lufthansa, Swiss and 14 other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,500
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from New York JFK to Varna via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Varna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
12 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Nice
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from New York JFK to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,900
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Burgas via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,000
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,400
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from New York JFK to Varna via Oslo
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Burgas via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from New York JFK to Burgas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burgas via Dublin
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,000 - $6,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Sibiu via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from New York JFK to Varna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,200
Small Planet Airline
Website
smallplanet.aero
Flights from New York JFK to Burgas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Sofia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
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 - $29
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Shumen to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $29
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
Doris Bus
Website
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Bus from Sunny Beach to Shumen
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
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

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