The cheapest times to fly from SLC to OTP are
- January 8th to May 13th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
- October 8th to December 16th
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 SLC to OTP is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1774 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $621 for Wednesday flights around mid November.
When to Fly to Bucharest
Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Bucharest (OTP) will usually cost between $839 to $1633 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 $867. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1631. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $764 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1010 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to OTP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLC to OTP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SLC to OTP flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OTP, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. 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 $119 (10%) 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 $1064. Return trip prices are from the OTP to SLC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SLC to OTP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking SLC to OTP
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 SLC to OTP — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $853
- Average savings: $158 (15.59%)
- Price for both tickets: $936
- Average savings: $75 (7.38%)
- Price for both tickets: $937
- Average savings: $74 (7.28%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SLC to OTP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Henri Coanda Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5991 miles or 9642 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SLC to OTP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to OTP flight is about 11 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Bucharest?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from SLC to OTP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|City||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Henri Coanda Airport|
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