The cheapest times to fly from OTP to CLT are

  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 8th to April 8th (except the weeks of December 10th and January 1st)

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 OTP to CLT is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1420 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $836 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Charlotte

Flying from Bucharest (OTP) to Charlotte, NC (CLT) will usually cost between $858 to $1327 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $883. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1354. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $979 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OTP to CLT flight.

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

OTP to CLT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OTP to CLT flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Bucharest. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CLT, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into OTP. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Charlotte, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Bucharest. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $119 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $982. Return trip prices are from the CLT to OTP 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 OTP to CLT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 29 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from OTP to CLT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from CLT
  • Usually 7.10% less expensive than CLT
  • 1-layover flights available

See OTP to RDU flights


Flight Hacking OTP to CLT

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from OTP to CLT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (OTP > LGA > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $667
  • Average savings: $312 (31.89%)

See OTP to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (OTP > ARN > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $669
  • Average savings: $310 (31.63%)

See OTP to LGA flights

Hack #3: Dublin (OTP > DUB > CLT)

  • Price for both tickets: $675
  • Average savings: $304 (31.02%)

See OTP to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Henri Coanda Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5282 miles or 8501 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OTP to CLT flight is about 10 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Bucharest and Charlotte, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from OTP to CLT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeOTP
Origination airport nameHenri Coanda Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCLT
Destination airport nameCharlotte Douglas International Airport
CityCharlotte, NC
Countrythe United States


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