There are 6 ways to get from Belgrade to Bucharest by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Belgrade  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BEG - OTP

$74 - $227

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Bus, bus to Timisoara, fly  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Vršac
  2. Take the bus from Moraviţa to Timişoara
  3. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) TSR - OTP

$20 - $100

4 alternative options

Bus via Piteşti  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Autokomanda to Kladovo
  2. Take the bus from Drobeta Turnu Severin to Piteşti
  3. Take the bus from Piteşti to București

$34 - $42

Bus Alpha Star Impex  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgrade to Kladovo
  2. Take the bus from Drobeta-Turnu Severin to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari

$29 - $32

Train  •  25 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Beograd to Budapest-Keleti D
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$115 - $172

Drive  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Belgrade to Bucharest 390.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Belgrade to Bucharest is to bus which costs RSD 2900 - RSD 3200 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgrade to Bucharest is to fly which costs RSD 7000 - RSD 23000 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Belgrade to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Beograd and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 34 min.

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The distance between Belgrade and Bucharest is 448 km. The road distance is 624.7 km.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Bucharest without a car is to train which takes 25 h 34 min and costs RSD 11000 - RSD 18000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Belgrade to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Belgrade to Bucharest train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), depart from Beograd station.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Bucharest is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs RSD 7000 - RSD 23000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RSD 3400 - RSD 4200 and takes 12 h 6 min, you could also train, which costs RSD 11000 - RSD 18000 and takes 25 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Belgrade Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Bucharest is 1 h ahead of Belgrade. It is currently 3:56 AM in Belgrade and 4:56 AM in Bucharest.

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  • Distance: 280.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Belgrade, Serbia and Bucharest, Romania?

Tarom and Air Serbia fly from Belgrade to Bucharest twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Belgrade to Bucharest via Kladovo, Drobeta Turnu Severin, and Piteşti in around 12 h 6 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Belgrade to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Timisoara to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Timisoara to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10 - $150
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Stup Vrsac
Alfa Star Implex SRL
Phone
+40758838133
Website
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Moraviţa to Timişoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Drobeta Turnu Severin to Piteşti
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Arriva Srbija
Phone
012 538400
Email
predstavnistvo.bas@arriva.rs
Website
arriva.rs
Bus from Autokomanda to Kladovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Kladovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Piteşti to București
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alpha Star Impex
Website
alfastarimpex.ro
Bus from Drobeta-Turnu Severin to Bucuresti - Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.ro

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Belgrade to Bucharest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belgrade to Bucharest is 625 km. It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to drive from Belgrade to Bucharest.

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Tarom and Air Serbia offer flights from Belgrade Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1889+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belgrade to Belgrade Airport is to Mini Bus which takes 20 min and costs RSD 300 - RSD 490.

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