There are 9 ways to get from Bucharest to Komotini by bus, train, night 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.

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Bus via Sofia  •  12h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Komotini

37€ - 52€

Cheapest option

Train  •  16h 2m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord to Ruse
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Gorna Oryahovitsa Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad 465
  4. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Podkova Re

16€ - 34€

7 alternative options

Bus  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Veliko Tarnovo 980
  2. Take the bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Komotini

Bus #2  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from București to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Komotini

Night train, bus  •  15h 52m

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Dimitrovgrad Bosphor Express
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Komotini

Drive  •  7h 11m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Komotini 478.7 km

60€ - 95€

Fly to Alexandroupolis, bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Alexandroupolis (AXD) OTP - AXD
  2. Take the bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini

51€ - 216€

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Thessaloniki (SKG) OTP - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini

114€ - 219€

Fly to Sofia, bus  •  11h 1m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sofia (SOF) OTP - SOF
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Komotini

68€ - 777€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Komotini is to train which costs $18 - $40 and takes 16h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Komotini is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Komotini. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Komotini via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 38m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Komotini is 373 km. The road distance is 478.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Komotini without a car is to bus via Sofia which takes 12h 38m and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 12h 38m to get from Bucharest to Komotini, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Komotini bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Komotini is to bus via Sofia which takes 12h 38m and costs $40 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $18 - $40 and takes 16h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Bucharest to Komotini bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, arrive at Komotini station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Komotini.
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  • Distance: 372.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 38m

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

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Komotini via Sofia in around 12h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Komotini via Ruse, Gorna Oryahovitsa, Dimitrovgrad, and Podkova in around 16h 2m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 170€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Alexandroupolis via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 350€
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
3€ - 4€
1st Class
4€ - 5€
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
3€ - 5€
1st Class
4€ - 6€
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Podkova
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
2€ - 3€
1st Class
3€ - 4€
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
9€ - 12€
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 29€
Schedules at
ms.mk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Patnicheski Prevozi AD.
Phone
062 / 64-09-08
Email
office@pprevozi.com
Website
pprevozi.com
Bus from Veliko Tarnovo to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€
Schedules at
pprevozi.com
KTEL Rodopis
Phone
25310 22912
Email
info@ktelrodopis.gr
Website
ktelrodopis.gr
Bus from Haskovo to Komotini
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
KTEL Rodopis
Bus from Thessaloniki to Komotini
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€
Schedules at
KTEL Rodopis
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from București to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KTEL Evrou
Phone
25510-26479
Website
ktelevrou.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
KTEL Evrou
KTEL Serron
Phone
23210-22822
Email
ktelserres@gmail.com
Website
ktelserron.gr
Bus from Alexandroupoli to Komotini
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
KTEL Serron

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Komotini is 479 km. It takes approximately 7h 11m to drive from Bucharest to Komotini.

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Tarom, Sky Express , Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Alexandroupolis Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Komotini. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to line 783 shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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