There are 7 ways to get from Burgas to Bucharest by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus via Razgrad  •  7 h

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

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Train  •  12 h 3 min

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

$15 - $20

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Bus MementoBus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunny Beach to Bucuresti

$23 - $31

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 32 min

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

$21 - $29

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Bucharest 213.3 miles

$30 - $50

Bus to Varna, fly  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) VAR - OTP

$67 - $206

Bus to Istanbul Ataturk, fly  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  2. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) IST - OTP

$74 - $187

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No, there is no direct bus from Burgas to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Burgas West and arriving at București via Razgrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Burgas to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Vladimir Pavlov and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Sindel - Razpredelitel and Ruse(BG). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 3 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Bucharest is 241 km. The road distance is 341.2 km.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Burgas to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Burgas to Bucharest bus services, operated by Burgas Bus, depart from Burgas West station.

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

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The best way to get from Burgas to Bucharest is to bus which takes 7 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 3 min.

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

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Burgas to Bucharest bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., arrive at București station.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 150.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

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

You can take a bus from Burgas to Bucharest via Razgrad in around 7 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Burgas to Bucharest via Sindel, Sindel - Razpredelitel, Ruse, and Ruse(BG) in around 12 h 3 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni via Constanta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Vladimir Pavlov to Sindel
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sindel - Razpredelitel to Ruse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas West to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Razgrad to București
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Sunny Beach to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Doris Bus
Website
avtobusi.doris-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Shumen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avtobusi.doris-bg.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 Shumen, Shumen to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Burgas to Bucharest train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burgas to Bucharest is 341 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Burgas to Bucharest.

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Austrian Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Tarom and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Varna Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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