There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Warsaw by plane, bus, 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  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Warsaw (WAW) OTP - WAW

$62 - $225

Cheapest option

Bus Agat  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the bus from Czerniowce to Warszawa Kamyanets-Podilskyi

$49 - $66

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines HU  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Warszawa Zachodnia 910

$156 - $168

Train Romanian Railways (CFR)  •  27 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$142 - $207

Train  •  34 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the train from Chernovcy to Lvov AVE
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Warszawa Centralna

$87 - $135

Drive  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Warsaw 734.5 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Warsaw is to bus which costs $45 - $70 and takes 30 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Warsaw is to fly which costs $60 - $230 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Warsaw is 945 km. The road distance is 1175.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Bucharest to Warsaw, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Centrum 05 via Budapest Népliget and Dw. Zachodni 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Warsaw, Poland?

LOT, Wizz Air and three other airlines fly from Bucharest to Warsaw 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Warsaw via Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Warszawa Zachodnia, and Dw. Zachodni 01 in around 21 h 36 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Warsaw via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
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
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Tourbus Bulgaria
Bus from Budapest Orange Ways to Warschau Zachodni Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Czerniowce to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37 - $42
Schedules at
agat.eu
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Chernivtsi to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com

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