There are 10 ways to get from Bucharest to Poland by plane, bus, train, night train 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 Warsaw  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Warsaw (WAW) OTP - WAW

$62 - $228

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Bus Agat  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Warszawa Kamyanets-Podilskyi

$48 - $65

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Fly to Poznan  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Poznan (POZ) OTP - POZ

$104 - $395

Fly to Krakow  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Krakow (KRK) OTP - KRK

$65 - $358

Fly to Wroclaw  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Wroclaw (WRO) OTP - WRO

$86 - $302

Fly to Gdansk  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Gdansk (GDN) OTP - GDN

$50 - $298

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Warsaw, Warsaw West 918

$142 - $206

Train  •  27 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$142 - $208

Train, night train  •  35 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the night train from Chernovcy to Lvov
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Warszawa Centralna

$79 - $125

Drive  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Warsaw 734.5 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Poland is to bus which costs $45 - $65 and takes 32 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Poland is to fly which costs $60 - $230 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Poland. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Centrum 05 via Brno, Brno Hotel Grand and Dw. Zachodni 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Poland. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 16 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Poland is 1000 km. The road distance is 1175.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Poland without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 28 min and costs $140 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Bucharest to Poland, including transfers.

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

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Bucharest to Poland 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 Poland is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs $60 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $210 and takes 22 h 28 min, you could also train, which costs $140 - $210 and takes 27 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Poland.
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  • Distance: 624.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Poland?

LOT, Wizz Air and four other airlines fly from Bucharest to Warsaw every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Warsaw via Brno, Brno, Brno Hotel Grand, Warsaw, Warsaw West, and Dw. Zachodni 01 in around 22 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Poznan via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Warsaw, Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Poznan via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Kutaisi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Wroclaw via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Gdansk via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Train operators
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 Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Brno
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Brno
Ave. Duration
14 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Warsaw, Warsaw West
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Chernivtsi to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37 - $42
Schedules at
agat.eu
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Chernivtsi to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Bucharest to Poland bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Warsaw, Warsaw West station.

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Poland is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 10:10 AM in Bucharest and 9:10 AM in Poland.

Bucharest to Poland train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Poland is 1175 km. It takes approximately 17 h 34 min to drive from Bucharest to Poland.

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Wizz Air, Wind Rose, Ukraine International Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Poland. Prices start at $30 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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