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Departure Tue, 21 Feb Return Sat, 25 Feb
IST Istanbul
OTP Bucharest
return from 115€
Departure Fri, 17 Feb Return Sun, 19 Feb
SAW Istanbul
OTP Bucharest
return from 169€
Departure Mon, 06 Mar Return Wed, 08 Mar
SAW Istanbul
OTP Bucharest
return from 87€
Departure Thu, 09 Mar Return Sun, 12 Mar
SAW Istanbul
OTP Bucharest
return from 111€
Route information
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 5.04 RON
Euro Romanian Leu
1 RON = 0.2 EUR
Last checked on 02 February 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 27% more expensive in Bucharest than in Istanbul.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 73% more expensive in Bucharest than in Istanbul.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Bucharest is 8% cheaper than in Istanbul.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 27% more expensive in Bucharest than in Istanbul.

Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 kms
Bucharest airports
  • ( Otopeni International (OTP)
    How far from city centre: 8 kms
  • ( Baneasa (BBU)
    How far from city centre: 8 kms
K Distance: 447 kms

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Istanbul to Bucharest?
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For flights from Istanbul to Bucharest, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Istanbul and Bucharest. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Bucharest more expensive than Istanbul to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Bucharest costs an average of 0.57 EUR euros, 8% cheaper than Istanbul, with a fare of 0.62 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 27% more in Bucharest: 0.61 EUR euros against 0.48 EUR euros in Istanbul. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 10.16 EUR euros in Bucharest, 73% more than the 5.87 EUR euros in Istanbul. The price of a coffee is approximately 27% more expensive in Bucharest, with an average of 2.55 EUR euros, while in Istanbul the coffee costs 2.01 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Istanbul to Bucharest flights?
The most popular month for flights from Istanbul to Bucharest are: July, May and December.
When is the best time to travel from Istanbul to Bucharest?
A good period of the year to visit Bucharest from Istanbul really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, June is the best month to fly to Bucharest from Istanbul, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by August and May. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds March, November and February are the months with fewer searches for the route Istanbul -  Bucharest.
What is the duration of a flight from Istanbul to Bucharest?
Flight time, on average, from Istanbul to Bucharest is usually 01:22 hours on average, at an average distance of 457 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Bucharest compared to Istanbul?
The average temperature in Istanbul the average temperature is 32.95 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , Bucharest's temperatures reach 35.26 during the hot season, with 9.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -11.81 degrees in Bucharest, compared to the -0.3 average degrees reported in Istanbul. During the winter period, Istanbul can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Bucharest have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Istanbul and Bucharest?
The most common route form Istanbul to Bucharest is: Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) to Otopeni International (OTP). These airlines fly this route:
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Find more Istanbul to Bucharest flights between Istanbul Airport (IST) to Otopeni International (OTP) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
  • Tarom.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Bucharest are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Istanbul to Bucharest are:
  • Aegean Airlines, stopping in Athens for 60 minutes at least.

Otopeni International - Customer reviews

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