There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Debrecen 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 Oradea, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Oradea (OMR) OTP - OMR
  2. Take the train from Nagykereki to Debrecen

$28 - $163

6 alternative options

Fly to Satu Mare, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Satu Mare (SUJ) OTP - SUJ
  2. Take the train from Satmarel to Debrecen

$71 - $242

Bus ALSA  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Piteşti
  2. Take the bus from Pitesti to Cluj Napoca*Roumanie
  3. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen 535

$68 - $88

Bus Alexa Trans  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Gară Filaret to Târgu Mureș
  2. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș Autogara Voiajor to Debrecen 535

$73

Train via Szolnok  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Szolnok D / ...
  2. Take the train from Szolnok to Debrecen Ic / ...

$54 - $80

Train  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Oradea D
  2. Take the train from Oradea to Debrecen R

$37 - $56

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Debrecen 412.5 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Debrecen is to train which costs $35 - $60 and takes 17 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Debrecen is to fly and train which costs $27 - $170 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Debrecen is 488 km. The road distance is 660 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Bucharest to Debrecen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Debrecen via Pitesti and Cluj-Napoca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Debrecen via Szolnok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Debrecen is 660 km. It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to drive from Bucharest to Debrecen.

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Bucharest to Debrecen bus services, operated by Amic Transport, arrive at Curtea de Argeş station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Debrecen.
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  • Distance: 305 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Debrecen, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Debrecen via Piteşti, Pitesti, Cluj Napoca*Roumanie, and Cluj-Napoca in around 11 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Debrecen via Szolnok in around 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Nagykereki to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szolnok to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Satmarel to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
14 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Oradea
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Oradea to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Amic Transport
Phone
0734.334.315
Email
amic_transport@yahoo.com
Website
amictransport.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Piteşti
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
amictransport.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Târgu Mureș Autogara Voiajor to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Bucharest Gară Filaret to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro

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