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Duration 2 days 16h
Distance 2373 km
Average price $451
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Calais and Bucharest takes 2 days 16h. The train runs, on average, once a week from Calais to Bucharest. 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. Calais Ville
  2. Lille Europe
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  5. Budapest-Keleti
  6. Bucharest
34h 15m
$322 - $832

Calais to Bucharest train times

Trains run once a week between Calais and Bucharest. The service departs Calais at 07:16 in the morning, which arrives into Bucharest at 00:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 16h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Bucuresti Nord via Lille Europe, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 15m.

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The distance between Calais and Bucharest is 1943 km. The road distance is 2373 km.

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Calais to Bucharest train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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

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Bucharest is 1h ahead of Calais. It is currently 3:19 PM in Calais and 4:19 PM in Bucharest.

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