There are 6 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  •  7 h 48 min

  1. OTP - SPU

$124 - $355

Cheapest option

EuroNight, train  •  32 h 41 min

  1. Dacia
  2. Adria First Flight

$68 - $104

4 alternative options

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  19 h 44 min

  1. 949

$112 - $159

Train  •  30 h 53 min

  1. D / ...
  2. Adria First Flight

$98 - $146

Bus Hafet Tours  •  32 h 30 min

$94 - $126

Drive  •  15 h 16 min

  1. 746.3 miles

$140 - $220

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

Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and 16 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Split every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Split via Budapest and Budapest Népliget in around 19 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
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
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
Eurolines HU
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Budapest to Split
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 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
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
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.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
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Split
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
ms.mk
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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Questions & Answers

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

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

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

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.

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 19 h 44 min.

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