There are 8 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) ZRH - OTP

$80 - $240

7 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BSL - OTP

$91 - $384

Fly Zurich to Sibiu, bus  •  10 h 18 min

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

$201 - $831

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bucuresti

Train  •  30 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...

$258 - $416

Night train, train  •  31 h 49 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Györ En
  2. Take the train from Györ to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$248 - $426

Bus FlixBus  •  32 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Ploiești 1921

$110 - $195

Drive  •  18 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) 1136.6 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 240 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is to fly which takes 2 h 15 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 240.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) is 1387 km. The road distance is 1819 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania?

Swiss, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) hourly. Alternatively, Vito Reisen & Transporte AG operates a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) once daily, and the journey takes 26 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Basel to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Györ
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $41
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Györ to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
18 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
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
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Zurich to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
26 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
29 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Book at
eurolines.ch

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