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There are 9 ways to get from Bucharest to Szeged by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Arad D
  2. Take the bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér RegioJet

$26 - $39

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Fly to Timisoara, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Timisoara (TSR) OTP - TSR
  2. Take the bus from Timişoara, autogara AUTOTIM to Szeged, Viztorony tér

$19 - $97

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Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
  2. Take the bus from Ploiești to Szeged 1926

$37 - $65

Bus Viitorul Transport  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Timişoara
  2. Take the bus from Timişoara, autogara AUTOTIM to Szeged, Viztorony tér RegioJet

$25 - $37

Night train, train  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Bekescsaba D / ...
  2. Take the train from Bekescsaba to Szeged R

$42 - $62

Drive  •  8 h

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Szeged 421.2 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Budapest, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Budapest (BUD) OTP - BUD
  2. Take the train from Ferihegy to Szeged

$41 - $326

Fly to Oradea, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Oradea (OMR) OTP - OMR
  2. Take the bus from Nojorid to Arad
  3. Take the bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér

$34 - $171

Fly to Belgrade, shuttle, bus  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Belgrade (BEG) OTP - BEG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
  3. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Szeged is to train and bus which costs $26 - $40 and takes 13 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Szeged is to fly and train which costs $40 - $330 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Szeged. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Szeged via Ploiești. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Szeged. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Szeged via Bekescsaba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Szeged is 508 km. The road distance is 673.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Szeged without a car is to train and bus which takes 13 h 34 min and costs $26 - $40.

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It takes approximately 13 h 34 min to get from Bucharest to Szeged, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Szeged bus services, operated by Sir Trans, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Szeged train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Szeged.
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  • Distance: 317.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Szeged, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Szeged via Ploiesti and Ploiești in around 15 h 45 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $150
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Arad
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Bekescsaba
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Bekescsaba
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Bekescsaba to Szeged
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Ferihegy to Szeged
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Timişoara, autogara AUTOTIM to Szeged, Viztorony tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
Sir Trans
Phone
+4-021-316.42.21
Website
sirtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
sirtrans.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
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 Ploiești to Szeged
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Viitorul Transport
Phone
0755.107.554
Email
scviitorul@yahoo.com
Website
viitorultransport.com
Bus from Bucharest to Timişoara
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
viitorultransport.com
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Nojorid to Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
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terratravel.rs

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Bucharest to Szeged bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Szeged station.

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Szeged is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 10:00 AM in Bucharest and 9:00 AM in Szeged.

Bucharest to Szeged train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Szeged station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Szeged is 674 km. It takes approximately 8 h to drive from Bucharest to Szeged.

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Ryanair and Tarom offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Timisoara Airport.

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There are 262+ hotels available in Szeged. Prices start at $31 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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