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Duration 36h 54m
Distance 1819.5 km
Average price $600
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Zug and Bucharest takes 36h 54m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Zug 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. Zuerich Hb
  2. Budapest-Keleti
  3. Bucharest
28h 59m
$351 - $701

Zug to Bucharest train times

Trains run six times a week between Zug and Bucharest. The service departs Zug at 10:01 in the morning, which arrives into Bucharest at 23:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 36h 54m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Zug to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Zug and arriving at Bucuresti Nord via Zuerich Hb and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 59m.

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The distance between Zug and Bucharest is 1394 km. The road distance is 1819.5 km.

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Zug to Bucharest train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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

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Bucharest is 1h ahead of Zug. It is currently 11:39 AM in Zug and 12:39 PM in Bucharest.

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