Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Bucharest (BUH)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Bucharest are usually found in November or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Bucharest (BUH)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to BUH flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Bucharest flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Bucharest.
SFO - BUH
Price
$632 - $1,424
BUH
Temperature
30.2 - 71.6 °F
BUH
Rainfall
0.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 40% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$632

From San Francisco to Bucharest (BUH)

One-way from

$501

One-way flight from San Francisco to Bucharest (BUH)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Bucharest (SFO - BUH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Bucharest in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Bucharest from $885 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $885 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Bucharest?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Bucharest. Flights to Bucharest from San Francisco in November are about $854 on average during November, but can be found for as low as $580.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Bucharest?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 55% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Bucharest in July, August 2022

The best prices found for SFO to BUH flights for July, August
30 Aug - 27 Oct
$778pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Aug - 22 Sep
$793pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
30 Aug - 28 Oct
$812pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Bucharest 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bucharest from San Francisco found for this year
25 Oct - 10 Nov
$440pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Oct - 10 Nov
$460pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Dec - 20 Dec
$511pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Francisco to Bucharest

5 Dec - 19 Dec
$843pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from San Francisco to Bucharest

6 Sep - 20 Sep
$793pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
11 Sep - 28 Sep
$805pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Sep - 20 Sep
$817pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Bucharest

Late deals on round-trip flights to Bucharest from San Francisco, departing today and this week
11 Jul - 19 Oct
$1,149pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
11 Jul - 19 Oct
$1,390pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
11 Jul - 19 Oct
$1,400pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
OTP
Bucharest Otopeni Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Bucharest from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Bucharest
12:25 pm - 7:40 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
33h 15m
SFO - OTP
Multiple Airlines
$501
Kiwi.com
2:15 pm - 4:40 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
16h 25m
SFO - OTP
Turkish Airlines
$598
StudentUniverse
9:00 am - 4:40 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
21h 40m
SFO - OTP
Turkish Airlines
$620
oojo

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Bucharest

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Bucharest?

For a flight from San Francisco to Bucharest, you will be flying from San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 11.8 mi from the center of the city. San Francisco is the only San Francisco airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Bucharest per day. 9 airlines have flights to Bucharest from San Francisco on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Bucharest have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, and KLM flying from San Francisco to Bucharest have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Bucharest for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Bucharest for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $440, but on average you can expect to pay $686.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Bucharest for under $1,200?

There are currently 14+ open flights from San Francisco to Bucharest within the next 7 days for less than $1,200.

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

Flying on Lufthansa is currently your cheapest option to Bucharest, with prices starting at $511. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air Canada and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $639 and $793, respectively. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Bucharest for 40% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

Consider Air Canada, Air France or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Bucharest.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Bucharest?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Bucharest is generally $1,988, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $734. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Bucharest Otopeni Intl), you can expect to pay $440 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Bucharest from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Bucharest

Most visitors from San Francisco can enter Bucharest without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Bucharest.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Bucharest.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Bucharest?

Returning to San Francisco from Bucharest

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Bucharest are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Bucharest are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Bucharest

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 8 airlines flying from San Francisco to Bucharest

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Bucharest choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$457 $989 No cancel fee 69%
Air France
$523 $945 No cancel fee 77%
SWISS
$541 $686 No cancel fee 79%
Delta
$545 $767 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$548 $1,249 No cancel fee 76%
KLM
$575 $821 No cancel fee 75%
Turkish Airlines
$636 $938 No cancel fee 77%
British Airways
$715 $724 No cancel fee 70%
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