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There are 9 ways to get from Bratislava to Romania by bus, plane, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) VIE - OTP

$65 - $209

Cheapest option

EuroNight  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Hegyeshalom to Gara de Nord Dacia / ...

$38 - $64

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Bus, fly to Iasi  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Iasi (IAS) VIE - IAS

$113 - $286

Bus, fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) VIE - CLJ

$97 - $391

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Bucharest

$65 - $87

Bus Omega Group  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Bucuresti

$89 - $121

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 1926

$61 - $99

Train  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Brasov Ic
  3. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A R / ...

$67 - $102

Drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Bucharest 645 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Romania is to EuroNight which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 20 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Romania is to bus and fly which costs 80€ - 340€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Romania is 622 km. The road distance is 1032 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Romania without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Bratislava to Romania, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Romania is to bus which takes 11 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 21 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Romania is 1 h ahead of Bratislava. It is currently 8:52 PM in Bratislava and 9:52 PM in Romania.

Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Romania is 1032 km. It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to drive from Bratislava to Romania.

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Croatia Airlines, Tarom and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Romania.
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  • Distance: 388.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Romania?

Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bratislava to Bucharest twice a week, and the journey takes 11 h 38 min. SC Latino Expres S.R.L. also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bratislava to Bucharest via Budapest-Nyugati, Nyugati pályaudvar M, Blaha Lujza tér M, Blaha Lujza tér, Keleti pályaudvar, Budapest-Keleti, Brasov, Bucuresti Nord Gara A, and Gara de Nord in around 21 h 17 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Hegyeshalom to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
18 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
cd.cz
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Night train from Hegyeshalom to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
18 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bratislava to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
omega-group84.com

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