There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Bern 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 to Basel, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Basel (BSL) OTP - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$94 - $372

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OTP - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Bern

$66 - $258

6 alternative options

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Zurich (ZRH) OTP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$121 - $322

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Linate (LIN) OTP - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig to Bern

$102 - $314

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  28 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Bern

$130 - $170

Train  •  28 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Zürich HB Rj
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$272 - $435

Bus FlixBus  •  33 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Bern 1921

$110 - $190

Drive  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Bern 1205.6 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Bern is to bus which costs $130 - $170 and takes 28 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Bern is to fly and train which takes 6 h 40 min and costs $120 - $330.

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The distance between Bucharest and Bern is 1472 km. The road distance is 1929 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Bucharest to Bern, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Bern. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Bern. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Bern via Budapest-Keleti and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Bern, Switzerland?

Vito Reisen & Transporte AG operates a bus from Bucharest to Bern once daily, and the journey takes 28 h 13 min. Eurolines CH also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Bern via Budapest-Keleti and Zürich HB in around 28 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $190
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $90
First
$80 - $150
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$43 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$43 - $46
First
$66
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Bucuresti to Bern
Ave. Duration
28 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bucharest to Bern
Ave. Duration
33 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Bern
Ave. Duration
32 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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