There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from București to Piteşti
  2. Take the bus from Piteşti to Drobeta Turnu Severin
  3. Take the bus from Kladovo to Autokomanda

$34 - $42

Cheapest option

Fly to Timisoara, bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Timisoara (TSR) OTP - TSR
  2. Take the bus from Timişoara to Moraviţa
  3. Take the bus from Vršac to Belgrade

$20 - $101

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Train, bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Chitila to Gara Craiova
  2. Take the bus from Craiova to Drobeta Turnu Severin
  3. Take the bus from Kladovo to Autokomanda

Train  •  25 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Beograd D

$119 - $172

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to New Belgrade 392.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Belgrade, line 65 bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Belgrade (BEG) OTP - BEG
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Zeleni venac to Spanskih boraca

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 12 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to New Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Novi Beograd via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 6 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and New Belgrade is 452 km. The road distance is 627.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade without a car is to train which takes 25 h 6 min and costs $110 - $180.

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It takes approximately 12 h 26 min to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade, including transfers.

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Bucharest to New Belgrade 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 New Belgrade is to bus which takes 12 h 26 min and costs $30 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 25 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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New Belgrade is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 6:25 AM in Bucharest and 5:25 AM in New Belgrade.

Map of how to get from Bucharest to New Belgrade.
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  • Distance: 282.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 26 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and New Belgrade, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to New Belgrade via Piteşti, Drobeta Turnu Severin, Kladovo, Autokomanda, and Fransa d'Eperea in around 12 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to New Belgrade via Budapest-Keleti in around 25 h 6 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$10 - $150
Train operators
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Chitila to Gara Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
softrans.autogari.ro
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from București to Piteşti
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alfa Star Implex SRL
Phone
+40758838133
Website
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Piteşti to Drobeta Turnu Severin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Timişoara to Moraviţa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
alfastarimpex.autogari.ro
Arriva Srbija
Phone
012 538400
Email
predstavnistvo.bas@arriva.rs
Website
arriva.rs
Bus from Kladovo to Autokomanda
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
AXI Tours
Phone
021-300.75.35
Website
axitours.com
Bus from Craiova to Drobeta Turnu Severin
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
axitours.com
Bus Plus
Phone
+381 (11) 7155 155
Email
info@busplus.rs
Website
www2.busplus.rs
Bus from Zeleni venac to Spanskih boraca
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
redovivoznje.com
Stup Vrsac

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Bucharest to New Belgrade train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Novi Beograd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to New Belgrade is 627 km. It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to drive from Bucharest to New Belgrade.

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Air Serbia, Tarom and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 2504+ hotels available in New Belgrade. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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

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