There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Bucharest by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Brussels  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BRU - OTP

$51 - $223

Cheapest option

Fly from Charleroi  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) CRL - OTP

$35 - $192

6 alternative options

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) AMS - OTP

$128 - $301

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  25 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest

Train  •  31 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$343 - $518

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  35 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Crainhem to Bucharest

$77 - $112

Drive, train  •  23 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Bucharest

$333 - $490

Drive  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bucharest 1366.4 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bucharest is to fly which costs 30€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bucharest is to fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Bucharest is 1771 km. The road distance is 2186.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Brussels to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels-North Station station and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 25 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Würzburg Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bucharest, Romania?

Tarom, Blue Air and 12 other airlines fly from Brussels to Bucharest hourly. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Brussels to Bucharest 4 times a week, and the journey takes 25 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Brussels to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Brussels Crainhem to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
34 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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