There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train or shuttle

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 Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) PHL - OTP

$360 - $1,600

Cheapest option

Train to Newark, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) EWR - OTP

$293 - $1,672

4 alternative options

Fly Philadelphia to Sibiu, bus  •  18 h 5 min

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

$941 - $2,670

Train to New York JFK, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) JFK - OTP

$349 - $1,226

Fly Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca, train, bus  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) PHL - CLJ
  2. Take the train from Aiud to Brasov
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Brasov to Otopeni Airport

$642 - $3,018

Fly Philadelphia to Sofia, train, bus  •  23 h 16 min

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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 4863 miles.

It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h and has one stopover.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 7 h ahead of Philadelphia Airport (PHL). It is currently 1:46 PM in Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and 8:46 PM in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).

Blue Air, Ryanair, Tarom and three other airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1901+ hotels available in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).
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  • Distance: 4862.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

British Airways, Lufthansa and 11 other airlines fly from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Dublin, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Manchester, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Amsterdam, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Prague, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via London Heathrow, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
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, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Boston, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Dublin, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Manchester, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Manchester, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Prague, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via London Heathrow, Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
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
12 h
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 Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Boston, Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Manchester, Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Amsterdam, Vienna
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Bologna, Vienna
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
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
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
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 Philadelphia to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
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 Philadelphia to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Bologna
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
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 and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
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
14 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Nice
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Sofia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,400
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Cluj-Napoca via Dublin
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,000
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $5,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bucharest Otopeni via Bologna
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from New York JFK to Bucharest Otopeni via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Newark to Bucharest Otopeni via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
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
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
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 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Direct Aeroport
Phone
0371.503.503
Email
office@direct-aeroport.ro
Website
direct-aeroport.ro
Shuttle from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
direct-aeroport.ro
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com

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