There are 7 ways to get from Košice to Romania by plane, bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Kosice  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) KSC - OTP

$105 - $343

Cheapest option

Fly from Budapest  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP

$73 - $396

5 alternative options

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 912
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$82 - $107

Train  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kosice to Budapest-Keleti Ic
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...

$132 - $203

Bus Fany  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice AS to Tiachiv bus station
  2. Take the bus from Sighetu Marmaţiei to Baia Mare
  3. Take the bus from Baia Mare to București

Train, EuroNight  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Kosice to Budapest-Keleti Ic
  2. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord Dacia

$82 - $123

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Košice to Bucharest 530.4 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Košice to Romania is to bus which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Košice to Romania is to fly which costs 90€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Košice and Romania is 398 km. The road distance is 848.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Košice to Romania, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Romania?

Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and six other airlines fly from Košice to Sector 2 every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Košice to Bucharest via Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Budapest, Bucharest, and Gara de Nord in around 13 h 24 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kosice to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Košice to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Košice AS to Tiachiv bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12
BUSTRANS
Phone
+40 755 749 982
Email
office@bustrans.ro
Website
autogarajan.ro
Bus from Sighetu Marmaţiei to Baia Mare
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
autogarajan.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Baia Mare to București
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
fany.ro

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