There are 4 ways to get from Bucharest to Silistra by train, bus, 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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Train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ciulnita Ir
  2. Take the train from Ciulnita to Km. 25+700 R

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Ruse
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Silistra

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Night train, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse Bosphor Express
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Silistra 9647

$8 - $11

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Silistra 114.4 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Silistra is to night train and train which costs $8 - $11 and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Silistra is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Silistra is 99 km. The road distance is 183.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Bucharest to Silistra, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Silistra. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Silistra via Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Silistra. However, there are services departing from Gara Bucureşti Nord and arriving at Silistra via Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

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

You can take a train from Bucharest to Silistra via Ciulnita and Km. 25+700 in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Silistra via Ruse in around 4 h 31 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ciulnita
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Ciulnita to Km. 25+700
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Ruse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
avtogari.info
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tickets.etapgroup.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Union Ivkoni
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Ruse to Silistra
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
biomet.bg

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