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

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Bus, train  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the bus from București to Razgrad
  2. Take the bus from Razgrad Municipality to Veliko Tarnovo
  3. Take the train from Popovica to Svilengrad
  4. Take the train from Ormenio to Alexandroupoli Port

$27 - $51

Cheapest option

Train  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Gorna Orjahovica
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad 465
  3. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad 493
  4. Take the train from Ormenio to Alexandroupoli Port

$25 - $47

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Bus  •  13h 56m

  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 train, bus  •  16h 50m

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to 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

Drive  •  7h 41m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli 360.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Alexandroupolis  •  6h 27m

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

$59 - $269

Fly to Istanbul Ataturk, bus  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) OTP - IST
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Alexandroupoli

$59 - $178

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to train which costs $24 - $50 and takes 16h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to fly which costs $55 - $270 and takes 6h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Alexandroupoli via Sofia and Komotini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 56m.

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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 13h 56m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 12h 58m to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Alexandroupoli bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli is to bus which takes 13h 56m and costs $45 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $24 - $50 and takes 16h 15m, you could also fly, which costs $55 - $270 and takes 6h 27m.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m 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: 12h 58m

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

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli via Sofia and Komotini in around 13h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Alexandroupoli via Gorna Orjahovica, Gorna Oryahovitsa, Dimitrovgrad, Svilengrad, and Ormenio in around 16h 15m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Popovica to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Ormenio to Alexandroupoli Port
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
trainose.gr
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2nd Class Ticket
$10 - $13
1st Class Ticket
$13 - $17
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $23
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$24 - $27
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Razgrad Municipality to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
avtogari.info
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
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
KTEL Serron
Phone
23210-22822
Email
ktelserres@gmail.com
Website
ktelserron.gr
Bus from Komotini to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelserron.gr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Haskovo to Komotini
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelrodopis.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Dedeagac
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Alexandroupoli
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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

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Tarom, Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and Olympic Air offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Alexandroupoli. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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

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