There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest by plane, train, bus, 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.

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Fly from Frankfurt  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) FRA - OTP

$87 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest

$70 - $100

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Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STR - OTP

$110 - $245

Train  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$249 - $367

Bus Amring  •  27 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Südbahnhof to Bucureşti - Militari

$82 - $105

Train, EuroNight  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord Dacia

$179 - $262

Drive  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest 1122.7 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest is to bus which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 28 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Bucharest is 1454 km. The road distance is 1796.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 49 min.

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Tarom, LOT, Adria Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 908.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Bucharest, Romania?

Lufthansa, Tarom and six other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Bucharest via Wien and Wien Hbf in around 26 h 49 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Südbahnhof to Bucureşti - Militari
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
28 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
21 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro

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