There are 4 ways to get from Bucharest to Ruse by 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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Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)

$4 - $7

Night train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse Bosphor Express

$4 - $5

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Ruse 46.1 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Ruse is to bus which costs $2 - $4 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Ruse is to bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $2 - $4.

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The distance between Bucharest and Ruse is 65 km. The road distance is 74 km.

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The bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Giurgiu. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Ruse(BG). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Ruse, Bulgaria?

Omerta Impex operates a bus from Bucharest to Ruse every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Ruse once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Omerta Impex
Phone
+4-0723-274.620
Website
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Leon trans
Phone
+4-0722.341.429
Website
leontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
leontrans.autogari.ro
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro

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