Duration 43h 46m
Distance 1829.9 km
Average price $115
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Moscow and Bucharest takes 43h 46m and the fastest train takes 43h 36m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Moscow 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. Moskva Kievskaia
  2. Ungeny
  3. Bucharest
39h 4m
$98 - $137

Moscow to Bucharest train times

Trains run six times a week between Moscow and Bucharest. The service departs Moscow at 10:44 in the morning, which arrives into Bucharest at 06:20. All services require a transfer at UNGENY and take an average of 43h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Moscow to Bucharest? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Moskva Kievskaia and arriving at Bucuresti Nord via Ungeny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 4m.

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The distance between Moscow and Bucharest is 1499 km. The road distance is 1829.9 km.

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Moscow to Bucharest train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), depart from Moskva Kievskaia station.

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

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