There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Craiova by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Craiova is to bus which costs $5 and takes 4 h 30 min.
The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Craiova is to taxi which takes 2 h 58 min and costs $110 - $140.
The distance between Bucharest and Craiova is 184 km. The road distance is 229 km.
The train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Craiova takes 3 h 9 min including transfers and departs every two hours.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest - Gară Filaret and arriving at Craiova. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Craiova. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 9 min.
What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Craiova, Romania?
Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Craiova every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, S.C. Autotrans Calatori Filaret S.A. operates a bus from Bucharest to Craiova twice daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. MementoBus also services this route once daily.
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Craiova
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 9 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
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