How to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Craiova Regional / ...

$18 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Craiova

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova 149.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova 149.1 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania and Craiova, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, MementoBus operates a bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Craiova
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Taxi Bucharest
Phone
+40 72 255 3322
Website
taxibucuresti.ro
Taxi Mondial
Phone
+40 21 9423
Website
taximondial.ro
Taxi 2000 Srl
Phone
+40 72 394 9494
Website
taxi2000.ro

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Craiova is 183 km. The road distance is 239 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova is to bus which costs $12 - $19 and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova is to taxi which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $120 - $150.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Otopeni Airport and arriving at Craiova. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Craiova, including transfers.