There are 13 ways to get from Liverpool to Bucharest by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Recommended option

Train to Manchester, fly  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) MAN - OTP

$47 - $315

12 alternative options

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BHX - OTP

$102 - $409

Fly from Liverpool  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LPL - OTP

$51 - $347

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LHR - OTP

$224 - $652

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STN - OTP

$192 - $620

Train, train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  3. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) DSA - OTP

$165 - $655

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LTN - OTP

$169 - $550

Train, bus Maxibus Travel  •  31 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins Tha / ...
  4. Take the bus from Liege Gare des Guillemins to Bucharest

Train  •  37 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$527 - $892

Bus and ferry  •  46 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Liverpool Elmway close to Bucharest

$90 - $130

Train, bus FlixBus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Bucharest, Bucharest 1920

$189 - $333

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  30 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from München Ostbahnhof to Bucharest

$695 - $858

Drive, car ferry  •  29 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bucharest

$409 - $602

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Bucharest, Romania?

Blue Air flies from Liverpool to Bucharest 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Liverpool to Bucharest via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, Wien, and Wien Hbf in around 37 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from London Stansted to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni via Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Liverpool to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to Bucharest Otopeni via Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,200
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$21 - $30
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
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
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$185
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Liege Gare des Guillemins to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
23 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus and ferry from Liverpool Elmway close to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
46 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Bucharest, Bucharest
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $310
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool to Bucharest?

The distance between Liverpool and Bucharest is 2326 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Bucharest?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Bucharest is to fly which costs £35 - £250 and takes 7 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Bucharest?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Bucharest is to fly which takes 7 h 2 min and costs £35 - £250.

Is there a direct train between Liverpool and Bucharest?

No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles Midi, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool and Bucharest?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Liverpool Elmway close and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool to Bucharest?

It takes approximately 9 h to get from Liverpool to Bucharest, including transfers.