There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Burgas by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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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Bus Avtoekspres  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Burgas West

$17 - $37

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Sindel - Razpredelitel
  3. Take the train from Sindel - Razpredelitel to Karnobat
  4. Take the train from Karnobat to Vladimir Pavlov

$13 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus MementoBus  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Sunny Beach

$20 - $31

Night bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Burgas N984

$23 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Burgas 213.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Burgas (BOJ) OTP - BOJ

$142 - $495

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Burgas is to train which costs $12 - $19 and takes 11 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Burgas is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Burgas is 241 km. The road distance is 342.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Bucharest to Burgas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Burgas. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Burgas West via Shumen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Burgas. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Vladimir Pavlov via Ruse, Sindel - Razpredelitel and Karnobat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Burgas Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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  • Distance: 150.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Burgas, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Burgas via Shumen in around 6 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Burgas via Ruse(BG), Ruse, Sindel - Razpredelitel, and Karnobat in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Burgas via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Sindel - Razpredelitel
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sindel - Razpredelitel to Karnobat
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Karnobat to Vladimir Pavlov
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Shumen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $27
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Sunny Beach
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
mementobus.com
FlixBus
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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 Burgas
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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