There are 4 ways to get from Bucharest to Ploieşti by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ploiesti Vest D

$2 - $4

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Ploieşti

$3 - $13

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest to Ploieşti 46.9 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Ploieşti 46.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Ploieşti is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Ploieşti is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at Ploieşti. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Ploiesti Vest. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Ploieşti is 58 km. The road distance is 75.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Ploieşti without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs $2 - $4.

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The train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ploiesti Vest takes 36 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Bucharest to Ploieşti bus services, operated by Comanto Trans, depart from Bucharest station.

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Bucharest to Ploieşti 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 Ploieşti is to train which takes 36 min and costs $2 - $4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3 - $13 and takes 1 h.

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  • Distance: 36.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Ploieşti, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Ploieşti once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 36 min. Alternatively, Comanto Trans operates a bus from Bucharest to Ploieşti every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from București to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Bucharest Gară Filaret to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Taxi Bucharest
Phone
+40 72 255 3322
Website
taxibucuresti.ro
Taxi Mondial
Phone
+40 21 9423
Website
taximondial.ro
Taxi 2000 Srl
Phone
+40 72 394 9494
Website
taxi2000.ro

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Bucharest to Ploieşti bus services, operated by Comanto Trans, arrive at Ploieşti station.

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Bucharest to Ploieşti train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Ploiesti Vest station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Ploieşti is 75 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Bucharest to Ploieşti.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Ploieşti. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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