There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli by bus, night train, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from București to Razgrad
  2. Take the bus from Razgrad Municipality to Veliko Tarnovo
  3. Take the bus from Popovitsa to Haskovo
  4. Take the bus from Haskovo to Komotini
  5. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

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Night train, train via Gorna Oryahovitsa  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Gorna Oryahovitsa 461
  3. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad 465
  4. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad 493
  5. Take the train from Ormenio to Alexandroupoli Port

$24 - $31

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Bus via Sofia  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Komotini
  3. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

$50 - $69

Night bus, bus  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Ruse, Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Komotini
  4. Take the bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli

Night train, train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Kapikule Bosphor Express
  2. Take the train from Dikaia to Alexandroupoli Port Δίκαια - Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι

$30 - $39

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli 360.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) OTP - AXD

$60 - $269

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to night train and train which costs $23 - $35 and takes 16 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to fly which costs $60 - $270 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli. However, there are services departing from București and arriving at Alexandroupoli via Razgrad Municipality, Popovitsa, Haskovo and Komotini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Alexandroupoli is 399 km. The road distance is 576.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 5 min to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Alexandroupoli bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., depart from București station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $60 - $270 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Bucharest to Alexandroupoli bus services, operated by KTEL Evrou, arrive at Alexandroupoli station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli.
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  • Distance: 249.2 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 5 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Alexandroupoli, Greece?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli via Razgrad, Razgrad Municipality, Veliko Tarnovo, Popovitsa, Haskovo, and Komotini in around 14 h 5 min. Alternatively, Tarom, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli 5 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Website
bdz.bg
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ormenio to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Second Class
$11 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Train from Dikaia to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $14
First Class
$13 - $17
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from București to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Razgrad Municipality to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Popovitsa to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtogari.info
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Haskovo to Komotini
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
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 Ruse, Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is 577 km. It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to drive from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli.

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Tarom, Wizz Air, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Alexandroupoli. Prices start at $52 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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