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Flight information for London to Bucharest
(LON to BUH)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from London to Bucharest

Best price found

£12

Fastest flight time

3h 05m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Sat and Sun

Airports in Bucharest

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Bucharest from London in the past 72 hours is £12. The best return flight deal from London to Bucharest found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £21.
The fastest flight from London to Bucharest takes 3h 05m
Direct flights go from London to Bucharest on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
There are 2 airports near Bucharest: Bucharest Baneasa (BBU), Bucharest Otopeni Intl (OTP)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Bucharest

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Bucharest?

October

The cheapest time of year to fly to Bucharest from London is October. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Bucharest?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Bucharest?

in the morning

London to Bucharest flights are approximately 31% more expensive at midday than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Bucharest from London?

Wizz Air UK

Blue Air, British Airways, and Ryanair are the most popular carriers operating from London to Bucharest

What is the cheapest London to Bucharest flight route?

London Gatwick - Bucharest Otopeni Intl

Fly from London Gatwick to Bucharest Otopeni Intl for the best London - Bucharest flight prices

How far in advance should you book London to Bucharest flights?

34 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Bucharest is approximately 34 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from London to Bucharest, the most popular airport-to-airport route is London Heathrow Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport. When booking your trip to Bucharest, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when travelling to Bucharest, you can try London Stansted Airport (in London), London Gatwick Airport (in London), or London Luton Airport (in London). The least expensive flight option from London to Bucharest will typically be LGW — OTP during the month of July with an average price of £30 RT.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£46
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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£30
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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£41
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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£58
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London City Airport (LCY) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£144
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London Southend Airport (SEN) to Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP)£314
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Easily compare return flights from London to Bucharest

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Bucharest by changing tabs
Wizz Air
26 Sep
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
6 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick
Multiple Airlines
21 Sep
LGW06:35London Gatwick
21h 15m
1 stop
OTP03:50Bucharest Otopeni Intl
30 Sep
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick
Ryanair
13 Sep
STN15:25London Stansted
3h 00m
OTP18:25Bucharest Otopeni Intl
20 Sep
OTP19:35Bucharest Otopeni Intl
13h 20m
1 stop
STN08:55London Stansted
Blue Air
24 Oct
LHR14:55London Heathrow
3h 10m
OTP18:05Bucharest Otopeni Intl
27 Oct
OTP02:00Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 25m
LHR05:25London Heathrow
Wizz Air
25 Sep
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick
Wizz Air
1 Oct
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
8 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Bucharest

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Bucharest, view some of our deals below provided by Blue Air, Ryanair and Wizz Air
Wizz Air
29 Aug
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Ryanair
28 Sep
STN14:40London Stansted
3h 00m
OTP17:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Blue Air
26 Aug
LTN16:25London Luton
3h 10m
OTP19:35Bucharest Otopeni Intl

Search last-minute flights to Bucharest from London

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Ryanair
6 Jul
STN18:05London Stansted
23h 40m
2 stops
OTP17:45Bucharest Otopeni Intl
13 Jul
OTP02:35Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 15m
STN05:50London Stansted
Multiple Airlines
7 Jul
LTN03:55London Luton
13h 50m
1 stop
OTP17:45Bucharest Otopeni Intl
10 Jul
OTP02:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LTN06:10London Luton
Wizz Air
11 Jul
LTN13:20London Luton
3h 15m
OTP16:35Bucharest Otopeni Intl
18 Jul
OTP07:30Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LTN11:00London Luton
Blue Air
11 Jul
LHR14:55London Heathrow
3h 10m
OTP18:05Bucharest Otopeni Intl
14 Jul
OTP02:00Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 25m
LHR05:25London Heathrow
Ryanair UK
9 Jul
STN02:30London Stansted
3h 00m
OTP05:30Bucharest Otopeni Intl
15 Jul
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 15m
STN18:55London Stansted
LOT
7 Jul
LHR02:30London Heathrow
9h 00m
1 stop
OTP11:30Bucharest Otopeni Intl
12 Jul
OTP14:10Bucharest Otopeni Intl
17h 15m
1 stop
LHR07:25London Heathrow

Best airlines flying from London to Bucharest

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RyanairPriceFrom £17Free CancellationRating
7.0
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Blue AirPriceFrom £28Free CancellationRating
7.0
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Wizz AirPriceFrom £35Free CancellationRating
7.1
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Wizz Air UKPriceFrom £48Free CancellationRating
6.7
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Ryanair UKPriceFrom £50Free CancellationRating
6.0
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British AirwaysPriceFrom £74Free CancellationRating
6.5
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LOTPriceFrom £113Free CancellationRating
7.3
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TAROMPriceFrom £115Free CancellationRating
7.8
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FlexFlightPriceFrom £128Free CancellationRating
0.0
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Austrian AirlinesPriceFrom £130Free CancellationRating
7.1
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  • TAROM Flights From London to Bucharest

    Across 7 TAROM flights from London to Bucharest this week, the average price was £192, with the best TAROM deals starting from £139 round-trip. 35 users have rated TAROM on momondo, with an average score of 7.8/10.

  • Wizz Air Flights From London to Bucharest

    £43 is the best Wizz Air flight deal from London to Bucharest found on momondo over the last 72 hours. The average Wizz Air ticket price found was closer to £138, however, with flight time and availability significantly affecting the price. Wizz Air (7.1/10 from 110 user reviews) flies into Bucharest from London 23 times in an average week so prices can vary.


Blue Air flights from London to Bucharest

Our best Blue Air deals on London to Bucharest flight tickets
Blue Air
24 Oct
LHR14:55London Heathrow
3h 10m
OTP18:05Bucharest Otopeni Intl
27 Oct
OTP02:00Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 25m
LHR05:25London Heathrow
Blue Air
26 Sep
LHR14:55London Heathrow
3h 10m
OTP18:05Bucharest Otopeni Intl
6 Oct
OTP15:15Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 25m
LHR18:40London Heathrow
Blue Air
27 Sep
LHR04:30London Heathrow
3h 10m
OTP07:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
4 Oct
OTP15:05Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 25m
LHR18:30London Heathrow

Wizz Air flights from London to Bucharest

Our best Wizz Air deals on London to Bucharest flight tickets
Wizz Air
26 Sep
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
6 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick
Wizz Air
25 Sep
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick
Wizz Air
1 Oct
LGW17:50London Gatwick
3h 05m
OTP20:55Bucharest Otopeni Intl
8 Oct
OTP15:40Bucharest Otopeni Intl
3h 30m
LGW19:10London Gatwick

  • Are airlines flying from London to Bucharest offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from London to Bucharest, such as Blue Air, Wizz Air, and Ryanair may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is London to Bucharest by plane?

    London and Bucharest are 1298.1 mi apart from one another. By plane, this route typically takes 2h 59m.



You can catch return or one-way flights from London to Bucharest from any of the aforementioned London airports, and they all have more or less equal facilities, including comprehensive limited mobility assistance. This makes distance and direction the main differentiators. The most convenient airport if you’re in London’s western suburbs is Heathrow, and if you’re coming from the eastern side, London City Airport is your nearest departure point, close to North Woolwich and across the Thames from Royal Arsenal. Luton and Stansted airports are about the same distance from London as each other, to the north-west and north-east, respectively. These will suit you if you’re travelling down from the Midlands to catch a flight. As all flights from London to Bucharest land at the very modern Otopeni Airport, you’ll find good passenger facilities when you land. Highlights include a Romanian winery, a barber and hairdresser, Mother and Infant Rooms, and plenty of cafés, bistros and fast-food outlets.


London City Airport is about a 20-minute train ride from Central London on DLR from Bank DLR Station. For Heathrow, there’s a Heathrow Express train from Paddington Station that will get you there in about 15 minutes. If you prefer the bus, head to Victoria Coach Station and catch Megabus for a trip of about 30 minutes. It’s roughly a 25-minute journey by car. To get to Luton Airport, catch a Thameslink train that takes about 20 minutes. If you’re flying from Stansted, take the Stansted Express from London Liverpool Street Station, which will take about 50 minutes. It’s slightly quicker to drive or take a taxi. Otopeni Airport is a little to the north of Bucharest, and you can get from there to the city centre in about 30 minutes on a Pegasus Bus. Else hire a car or catch a taxi for about a 20-minute drive.

From Bucharest airport you can reach the town of Constanța on the Black Sea coast, which is over 2,000 years old. Catch a Direct Aeroport bus or a Romanian Railways train, both of which will take about 3h 50min. By hire car or taxi you can get there in about 2h 30min. Directly north and roughly in the centre of Romania lies Brașov, in the heart of the Carpathian Mountains of Transylvania – the mythological home of Dracula. You can reach it by train in about 4h 30min, or by Fany bus in just over five hours. It’s about a 2h 20min drive from the airport. To the east is Craiova, on the Jiu River. A train will get you there in about 4h 30min, or you can drive there in about three hours. You can keep some extra money in your pocket for these trips by booking cheap flights from London to Bucharest through momondo.


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