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Duration 2h 45m
Distance 76.5 km
Average price $11
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Bucharest and Ruse takes 2h 45m. There is at least one train per day from Bucharest to Ruse. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bucuresti Nord
  2. Ruse
2h 45m
$3 - $13

Bucharest to Ruse train times

Trains run once daily between Bucharest and Ruse. The service departs Bucharest at 11:00 in the morning, which arrives into Ruse at 13:45. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bucharest to Ruse? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord and arriving at Ruse. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Ruse is 66 km. The road distance is 76.5 km.

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Bucharest to Ruse train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord station.

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Bucharest to Ruse train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Ruse station.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Ruse. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Bucharest and Ruse?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucuresti Nord to Ruse once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $13 and the journey takes 2h 45m.
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $13

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