There are 9 ways to get from Bucharest to Kavala by bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, night bus, night train, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  14 h 7 min

$30 - $43

8 alternative options

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  15 h 53 min

$33 - $48

Night bus, bus  •  19 h 39 min

$36 - $52

Night train, train, bus  •  19 h 44 min

$40 - $54

Night train, bus  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Bosphor Express

$31 - $40

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. 358.5 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Kavala  •  8 h 10 min

  1. OTP - KVA

$101 - $362

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. OTP - SKG

$61 - $156

Fly to Alexandroupolis, bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. OTP - AXD

$68 - $283

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Kavala, Greece?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Kavala via Ruse, Sofia - Central Bus Station, and Sofia in around 14 h 7 min. Alternatively, Tarom, Olympic Air and seven other airlines fly from Bucharest to Kavala 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kavala via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kavala via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kavala via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Kapikule
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
bdz.bg
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Dikea to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$16 - $22
First Class
$20 - $27
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Ruse to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
biomet.bg
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Kavala
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus and ferry from Bucuresti to Thasos
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
mementobus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Ruse, Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Ruse to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Xanthi to Kavala
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Kavala
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ktelevrou.gr
Ferry operators
Thassos Ferries
Aneth Lines
Phone
+30 2593022318
Email
info@anethferries.gr
Website
anethferries.gr
Car ferry from Thasos to Keramoti
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
anethferries.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest and Kavala is 412 km. The road distance is 574 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Kavala is to night train and bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 21 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Kavala is to fly which takes 8 h 10 min and costs $100 - $370.

No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Kavala. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Kavala via Ruse and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 14 h 7 min to get from Bucharest to Kavala, including transfers.