There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to İzmir by plane, bus, train, night bus, 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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Fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Izmir (ADB) OTP - ADB

$67 - $113

Cheapest option

Night train, bus, train  •  30 h 38 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Çerkezköy
  2. Take the bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Balikesir
  4. Take the train from Balıkesir to Basmane

$30 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Kuşadası
  2. Take the train from Selçuk to Izmir Basmane 32260 / ...

$49 - $70

Night bus, bus, train  •  26 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Razgrad
  2. Take the bus from Razgrad to Kirklareli
  3. Take the bus from Kırklareli to Aliaga
  4. Take the train from Aliağa to Alsancak

$50 - $72

Drive  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to İzmir 721.2 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to İzmir is to night train and bus and train which costs $29 - $50 and takes 30 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to İzmir is to fly which costs $65 - $120 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and İzmir is 675 km. The road distance is 1153.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to İzmir without a car is to bus and train which takes 22 h 35 min and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Bucharest to İzmir, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Izmir Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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İzmir is 1 h ahead of Bucharest. It is currently 5:43 AM in Bucharest and 5:43 AM in İzmir.

Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to İzmir is 1154 km. It takes approximately 14 h 12 min to drive from Bucharest to İzmir.

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Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa, Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Izmir Airport.

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There are 137+ hotels available in İzmir. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to İzmir.
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  • Distance: 421.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and İzmir, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Bucharest to İzmir hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Selçuk to Izmir Basmane
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Balıkesir to Basmane
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Aliağa to Alsancak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Çerkezköy
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Kuşadası
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
mementobus.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
Night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Razgrad to Kirklareli
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kırklareli to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $24
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Balikesir
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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