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There are 4 ways to get from Bucharest to Galați by bus, train or car

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Bus GSM Trans  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Galaţi

$11 - $16

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Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Galati(RO) Ir

$9 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus Autogara Pax  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Brăila

$12 - $13

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Galați 156.1 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Galați is to train which costs $9 - $15 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Galați is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Galaţi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Galati(RO). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Galați is 190 km. The road distance is 249.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Galați without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $11 - $16.

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The bus from Bucuresti to Galaţi takes 4 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Bucharest to Galați bus services, operated by GSM Trans, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Galați train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Galați is to bus which takes 4 h and costs $11 - $16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $9 - $15 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Galați.
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  • Distance: 118.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Galați, Romania?

GSM Trans operates a bus from Bucharest to Galați every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Galați every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Brăila
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro

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Bucharest to Galați bus services, operated by GSM Trans, arrive at Galaţi station.

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Bucharest to Galați train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Galati(RO) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Galați is 250 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Bucharest to Galați.

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