There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Chernivtsi by train, 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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Train  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi Bucharest

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi

$10 - $22

4 alternative options

Train Romanian Railways (CFR)  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Vicsani
  2. Take the train from Vikshany to Chernivtsi Bucharest

$36 - $55

Drive  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Chernivtsi 327.5 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Suceava, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Suceava (SCV) OTP - SCV
  2. Take the bus from Suceava to Chernivci

$78 - $280

Fly to Iasi, train  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Iasi (IAS) OTP - IAS
  2. Take the train from Iasi to Pascani
  3. Take the train from Paşcani to Chernivtsi

$55 - $179

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Chernivtsi is to bus which costs $10 - $22 and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Chernivtsi is to fly and bus which costs $75 - $280 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Chernivtsi is 429 km. The road distance is 524 km.

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The train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi takes 12 h 55 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at Chernivtsi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucharest - Gara de Nord and arriving at Chernivtsi. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Chernivtsi, Ukraine?

Ukrainian Railways operates a train from Bucharest to Chernivtsi once a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min. Alternatively, Ukraine buses operates a bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $22 and the journey takes 14 h.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Suceava
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Vikshany to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Paşcani to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Vicsani
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Iasi to Pascani
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Suceava to Chernivci
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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