The cheapest times to fly from BRU to OTP are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 22nd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BRU to OTP is mid November. Prices can be as high as $232 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $69 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Bucharest

Flying from Brussels (BRU) to Bucharest (OTP) will usually cost between $89 to $190 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $112. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $191. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $79 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $157 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRU to OTP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BRU to OTP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BRU to OTP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRU to OTP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Brussels. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $30 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $128. Return trip prices are from the OTP to BRU flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BRU to OTP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 57 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BRU to OTP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Enescu Bacau International Airport (BCM) in Bacau

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from OTP
  • Usually 7.99% less expensive than OTP
  • Nonstop flights available

See BRU to BCM flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BRU to OTP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Air Malta, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Blue Air, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Croatia, CSA, El Al, Eurowings, Iberia, JAL, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Henri Coanda Airport to Brussels National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1089 miles or 1753 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BRU to OTP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRU to OTP flight is about 2 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Brussels and Bucharest?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from BRU to OTP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBRU
Origination airport nameBrussels National Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeOTP
Destination airport nameHenri Coanda Airport


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