Travel from Bucharest to London

Train, bus or fly from Bucharest to London?

British Airways, Tarom and 15 other airlines fly from Bucharest to London hourly. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to London 4 times a week, and the journey takes 30 hours. FlixBus also services this route twice a week.

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How to get from Bucharest to London

ModeDurationPrice
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, then train to London.6 h 32 min$136
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to London City airport, then train to London.7 h 57 min$176
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to London Stansted airport, then train to London.6 h 57 min$108
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to London Gatwick airport, then train to London.6 h 49 min$151
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to London Luton airport, line 888 bus to Luton Airport Parkway, then train to London.7 h 9 min$112
From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to Birmingham airport, then train to London.7 h 37 min$191
From Bucharest bus to Bruxelles-Nord, train to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, then train to London St. Pancras International.28 h 12 min$215
From Bucharest bus to London Victoria.30 h$297
From Bucuresti Nord Gara A train to Budapest-Keleti, train to München Hbf, train to Stuttgart Hbf, train to Paris Est, walk to Paris Nord Eurostar, then train to London St. Pancras International.31 h 55 min$674
From Bucharest bus and ferry to Barking Town Centre then night bus to Covent Garden, Savoy Street.41 h 7 min$107
From Bucharest bus and ferry to London Victoria Station.44 h 15 min$127
From Bucharest drive to München Ost, train to Stuttgart Hbf, train to Paris Est, walk to Paris Nord, train to Calais-Fréthun, taxi to Calais, Eurotunnel to Folkestone, then drive to London.27 h 6 min$750
From Bucharest drive to Calais, car ferry to Dover, then drive to London.26 h 15 min$442

How long does it take to get from Bucharest to London?

It takes approximately 6 hours 32 minutes to get from Bucharest to London, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Bucharest and London?

No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to London. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Budapest-Keleti, München Hbf, Stuttgart Hbf and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 hours 55 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Bucharest and London?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 30 hours.

Operators from Bucharest to London

OperatorPhoneWebsite
RAT Bucharest+4021 311 05 95RAT Bucharest
British AirwaysBritish Airways
TaromTarom
KLMKLM
LufthansaLufthansa
SwissSwiss
Air FranceAir France
Scandinavian AirlinesScandinavian Airlines
LOTLOT
Croatia AirlinesCroatia Airlines
Aegean AirlinesAegean Airlines
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
IberiaIberia
Blue AirBlue Air
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
Air SerbiaAir Serbia
AlitaliaAlitalia
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
EurowingsEurowings
FlybeFlybe
Wizz AirWizz Air
CityJetCityJet
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
RyanairRyanair
Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines
Stansted ExpressStansted Express
CSACSA
Travel ServiceTravel Service
Gatwick Express+44 345 850 1530Gatwick Express
London General0343 222 1234London General
ThameslinkThameslink
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
Maxibus Travel004 0756 117 331Maxibus Travel
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)+32 2 528 28 28Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
EurostarEurostar
Romanian Railways (CFR)0219521Romanian Railways (CFR)
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.0040263701919SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
London BusesLondon Buses
Eurolines RomaniaEurolines Romania
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Eurotunnel+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35Eurotunnel
P&O Ferries01304 448866.P&O Ferries