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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest from R7 500

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 14/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
JNB — BUH
Feb 26 — Mar 41
1 adult
Mon 26/2
Mon 4/3

The best prices from Johannesburg to Bucharest are usually found in January or February, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Bucharest

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) to Bucharest (BUH). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 22 February 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

R225 039

One-way from

R7 500
High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
From Johannesburg to Bucharest (BUH)
One-way flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest (BUH)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Bucharest?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Bucharest. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 52% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R13 356 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R19 610.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in September. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Bucharest. Flights to Bucharest from Johannesburg in January are about R13 747 on average during January, but can be found for as low as R10 315.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Bucharest (JNB - BUH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg to Bucharest is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 11% on airfare.

Cheap KLM flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by KLM for the route between Johannesburg and Bucharest. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Sat 18/523:15JNB - OTP
1 stop15h 10mKLM
Wed 22/516:50OTP - JNB
2 stops40h 20mKLM
Deal found 19/2R15 756
Sat 18/518:50JNB - OTP
2 stops27h 55mKLM
Wed 22/516:50OTP - JNB
2 stops40h 20mKLM
Deal found 19/2R16 946

Johannesburg to Bucharest 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Johannesburg and Bucharest in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Tue 3/1219:15JNB - OTP
1 stop24h 45mTurkish Airlines
Sat 7/1210:10OTP - JNB
1 stop24h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 20/2R14 358
Tue 3/1219:15JNB - OTP
1 stop24h 45mTurkish Airlines
Sat 7/1214:55OTP - JNB
1 stop20h 10mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 21/2R14 414
Tue 3/1219:50JNB - OTP
2 stops27h 55mKLM
Sat 7/126:00OTP - JNB
1 stop16h 10mKLM
Deal found 20/2R15 586
Tue 3/1219:50JNB - OTP
2 stops27h 55mKLM
Sat 7/126:00OTP - JNB
1 stop16h 10mKLM
Deal found 21/2R15 661
Tue 3/1219:35JNB - OTP
2 stops16h 35mLufthansa
Sat 7/126:00OTP - JNB
2 stops33h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 20/2R18 306
Tue 3/1219:35JNB - OTP
2 stops16h 35mLufthansa
Sat 7/126:00OTP - JNB
2 stops33h 35mLufthansa
Deal found 21/2R18 382
Tue 3/1218:50JNB - OTP
1 stop19h 05mEmirates
Fri 6/123:45OTP - JNB
1 stop17h 05mEmirates
Deal found 20/2R22 122
Tue 3/1218:50JNB - OTP
1 stop19h 05mEmirates
Fri 6/123:45OTP - JNB
1 stop17h 05mEmirates
Deal found 21/2R22 198

One-way flights to Bucharest from Johannesburg

Search for one-way flight options from Johannesburg to Bucharest. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
Thu 14/319:50JNB - OTP
2 stops27h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2R7 500
Wed 13/31:15JNB - OTP
2 stops25h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2R7 821
Thu 14/313:40JNB - OTP
1 stop17h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 21/2R7 916
Wed 13/31:15JNB - OTP
3 stops34h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2R7 953
Thu 14/319:50JNB - OTP
3 stops31h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2R8 785

Find flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

R13 923 - R16 946

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Johannesburg OR TamboBucharest Otopeni Intl

JNB - OTP

JNBOTP

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 18/5

1 stop24h 20m

Bucharest Otopeni Intl

Wed 22/5

1 stop18h 10m

R13 923

Johannesburg OR TamboBucharest Otopeni Intl

JNB - OTP

JNBOTP

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 18/5

1 stop15h 10m

Bucharest Otopeni Intl

Wed 22/5

2 stops40h 20m

R15 756

Johannesburg OR TamboBucharest Otopeni Intl

JNB - OTP

JNBOTP

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 18/5

2 stops27h 55m

Bucharest Otopeni Intl

Wed 22/5

2 stops40h 20m

R16 946

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 19/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest is 21 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Bucharest?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Johannesburg to Bucharest. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg to Bucharest flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Bucharest by month

Plan your trip from Johannesburg to Bucharest by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest is currently R7 995 while a return flight costs R15 542. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Bucharest (average of R0). Flying from Johannesburg to Bucharest in August is currently the most expensive (average of R689). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

Temperature and rainfall in Bucharest by month

Plan your trip to Bucharest by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BUH

Temperature

-1 - 22 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Bucharest

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Bucharest. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Bucharest. Reviews last updated 22 February 2024.
7,8
Good
1 779 reviews

Overall

7,8

Entertainment

7,3

Crew

8,4

Food

7,3

Comfort

7,6

Boarding

7,8

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7,8
Good
1 779 reviews
7,8
Good
1 779 reviews

Overall

7,8

Entertainment

7,3

Crew

8,4

Food

7,3

Comfort

7,6

Boarding

7,8

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7,8
Good
4 679 reviews
7,8
Good
1 779 reviews

Overall

7,8

Entertainment

7,3

Crew

8,4

Food

7,3

Comfort

7,6

Boarding

7,8

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7,6
Good
1 974 reviews
7,8
Good
1 779 reviews

Overall

7,8

Entertainment

7,3

Crew

8,4

Food

7,3

Comfort

7,6

Boarding

7,8

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

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Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest for under R14 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest for under R14 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air France for just R13 923, but on average you can expect to pay R15 529.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Bucharest round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg to Bucharest is Air France. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R13 923 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is KLM, starting at R15 756.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Bucharest?

What does JNB to OTP mean?

This is defined as Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) and Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport (OTP). Codes like Bucharest Otopeni Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY), Sun City Resort Pilansberg Airport (NTY) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Bucharest
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Top 4 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Bucharest

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from Johannesburg to Bucharest. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 644 623 searches. Data last updated 22 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
KLMCheapestR11 637AverageR13 890FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Air FranceCheapestR11 987AverageR13 868FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestR12 272AverageR15 319FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapestR12 346AverageR14 316FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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