There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Split 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Split  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Split (SPU) OTP - SPU

$124 - $355

Cheapest option

EuroNight, train  •  32 h 41 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld Dacia
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Split Adria First Flight

$67 - $103

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Fly to Sarajevo, bus  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sarajevo (SJJ) OTP - SJJ
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Split

$140 - $365

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Split 949

$141 - $153

Train  •  30 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Split Adria First Flight

$97 - $144

Bus Hafet Tours  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Split

$94 - $125

Drive  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Split 746.3 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Split is to EuroNight and train which costs $65 - $110 and takes 32 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Split is to fly which costs $120 - $360 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Split is 780 km. The road distance is 1194 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Bucharest to Split, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Split. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Split via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Split. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Split via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 53 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Split.
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  • Distance: 487.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Split, Croatia?

Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and 15 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Split hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Split via Budapest and Budapest Népliget in around 20 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sarajevo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Split
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Split
Ave. Duration
13 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Sarajevo to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
Eurolines HU
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Split
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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