There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Paris by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Paris CDG (CDG) OTP - CDG

$93 - $224

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Fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Paris Orly (ORY) OTP - ORY

$78 - $424

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Fly to Beauvais, train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Beauvais (BVA) OTP - BVA
  2. Take the train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord

$78 - $272

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$357 - $533

Train  •  31 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...

$347 - $528

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  32 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Gare de Lyon

Bus FlixBus  •  39 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Paris, Paris 1923

$141 - $231

Drive  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Paris 1448.9 miles

$310 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Paris is to fly which costs $90 - $230 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Paris is to fly which costs $90 - $230 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at Gare de Lyon. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Paris. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Paris Est via Wien Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf and Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 35 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Paris is 1870 km. The road distance is 2318.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Paris without a car is to train which takes 31 h 35 min and costs $350 - $550.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Bucharest to Paris, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Paris bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, depart from Bucharest station.

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Bucharest to Paris 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 Paris is to fly which takes 6 h 38 min and costs $90 - $230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $350 - $550 and takes 31 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 32 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1169 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Paris, France?

Air France, Tarom and 14 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Paris via Wien Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 31 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Timisoara
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Beauvais via Iasi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris Orly via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Beauvais via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
32 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
37 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 5 min.

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Bucharest to Paris bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Gare de Lyon station.

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Paris is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 8:03 AM in Bucharest and 7:03 AM in Paris.

Bucharest to Paris train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Paris Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Paris is 2318 km. It takes approximately 22 h 37 min to drive from Bucharest to Paris.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, LOT and five other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 4901+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $76 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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