There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Burgas by bus, train, night bus or car

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Bus PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from București to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Burgas West

$37 - $39

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Train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  2. Take the train from Ruse to Sindel - Razpredelitel
  3. Take the train from Sindel to Vladimir Pavlov

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus MementoBus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Sunny Beach

$22 - $31

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Shumen, Shumen 1940
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Burgas

$21 - $29

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Burgas 213.9 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Burgas. However, there are services departing from București and arriving at Burgas West via Shumen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Burgas. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Vladimir Pavlov via Ruse and Sindel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Burgas is 241 km. The road distance is 342.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Burgas without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Bucharest to Burgas, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Burgas bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., depart from București station.

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

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Burgas is to bus which takes 6 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 57 min.

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Bucharest to Burgas bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, arrive at Burgas West station.

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Bucharest to Burgas train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Vladimir Pavlov station.

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  • Distance: 150.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Burgas via Shumen and Shumen in around 6 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Burgas via Ruse(BG), Ruse, Sindel - Razpredelitel, and Sindel in around 11 h 57 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Sindel - Razpredelitel
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sindel to Vladimir Pavlov
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from București to Shumen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Bucuresti to Sunny Beach
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
mementobus.com
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
Night bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Shumen, Shumen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Doris Bus
Website
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Bus from Shumen to Burgas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avtobusi.doris-bg.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Burgas is 342 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Bucharest to Burgas.

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