There are 9 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Rome  •  2h 15m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) FCO - OTP

$50 - $400

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) CIA - OTP

$29 - $191

7 alternative options

Bus to Pescara, fly  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Pescara - Airport
  2. Fly from Pescara (PSR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) PSR - OTP

$64 - $229

Train, bus  •  26h 44m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Padova Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Bucureşti - Militari

$123 - $277

Bus  •  34h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Brasov
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Bucharest Otopeni Airport

$72 - $111

Train  •  35h 23m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Ir

$219 - $477

Bus via Pescara  •  38h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Pescara -Terminal Bus 574 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pescara to Bucuresti

$113 - $172

Bus #2  •  42h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Bucharest

$84 - $162

Drive  •  20h 10m

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 1943.8 km

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs 25€ - 170€ and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs 45€ - 350€ and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome Airport (FCO) station to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). However, there are services departing from Rome Fiumicino Airport Bus Station and arriving at Bucharest Otopeni Airport via Roma and Braşov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 55m.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 1161 km. The road distance is 1943.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) without a car is to train and bus which takes 26h 44m and costs 100€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to fly from Rome (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) bus services, operated by Bep's Travel, depart from Roma station.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 2h 15m and costs 45€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 34h 55m, you could also train, which costs 190€ - 420€ and takes 35h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) bus services, operated by Duda Trans, arrive at Bucharest Otopeni Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).
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  • Distance: 1161.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Blue Air, Tarom and six other airlines fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) via Rome Termini, Roma, Brasov, and Braşov in around 34h 55m.

Airlines
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Iasi
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $140
Flights from Pescara to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Rome to Bucharest Otopeni via Malta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Padova
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$35 - $55
Base Standard
$70 - $95
Base Premium
$85 - $120
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$40 - $60
Base Standard
$70 - $100
Base Premium
$85 - $130
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Padova
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$30 - $50
Smart Low Cost
$30 - $45
Smart Flex
$65 - $90
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$35 - $50
Smart Low Cost
$30 - $50
Smart Flex
$65 - $95
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Railjet
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$6 - $8
1st Class
$18 - $21
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $65
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Prontobus
Phone
+39 329 8631455
Email
info@prontobusitalia.it
Website
prontobusitalia.it
Bus from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Pescara - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
prontobusitalia.it
Bus from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Pescara -Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
prontobusitalia.it
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Padova to Bucureşti - Militari
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Roma to Brasov
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Roma to Braşov
Ave. Duration
33h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Roma to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
39h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Dicarlo Bus
Phone
0873/342663
Email
info@dicarlobus.it
Website
dicarlobus.com
Bus from Rome Airport to Pescara
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
dicarlobus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Pescara
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 1h ahead of Rome Airport (FCO). It is currently 1:29 AM in Rome Airport (FCO) and 2:29 AM in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).

Yes, the driving distance between Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 1944 km. It takes approximately 20h 10m to drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP).

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Tarom, Austrian Airlines, Cairo Aviation and four other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1998+ hotels available in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Rome Ciampino Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs 2€ - 28€.

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