There are 7 ways to get from London to Craiova by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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

Train, fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Craiova (CRA) LTN - CRA

$91 - $328

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  34 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Bucharest
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Craiova Ir / ...

$7 - $12

5 alternative options

Train  •  32 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Deva D
  5. Take the train from Deva to Craiova Ir

$399 - $685

Bus and ferry  •  38 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Barking to Craiova

$78 - $113

Bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Râmnicu Vâlcea
  2. Take the bus from Râmnicu Vâlcea to Craiova

$71 - $74

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Drive from London 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. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  6. Drive from Kufstein to Craiova

$576 - $718

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 44 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Craiova

$330 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Craiova is to bus and train which costs £6 - £9 and takes 34 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Craiova is to train and fly which costs £70 - £260 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between London and Craiova is 1214 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from London to Craiova, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Craiova. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Craiova via London Barking. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Craiova. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Craiova via Paris Est, München Hbf, Wien Hbf and Deva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 9 min.

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The best way to get from London to Craiova is to train which takes 32 h 9 min and costs £310 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £56 - £59 and takes 2 days 3 h.

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Map of how to get from London to Craiova.
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  • Distance: 1214.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between London, England and Craiova, Romania?

You can take a train from London to Craiova via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, München Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Deva in around 32 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Craiova via Râmnicu Vâlcea in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Deva to Craiova
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
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
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from London Victoria to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
30 h
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 London Barking to Craiova
Ave. Duration
36 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
UBB Turistic
Phone
0040 744 274 274
Email
rezervari@ubbturistic.ro
Website
ubbturistic.ro
Bus from London to Râmnicu Vâlcea
Ave. Duration
46 h 59 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Râmnicu Vâlcea to Craiova
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
Book at
balinttrans.ro
Ferry operators

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