There are 12 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from Manchester  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) MAN - OTP

$96 - $453

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Ploiești
  2. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Bucuresti

$2 - $12

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Train to Birmingham, fly  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BHX - OTP

$133 - $508

Train to Liverpool, fly  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LPL - OTP

$76 - $420

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LBA - OTP

$119 - $286

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  2. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) DSA - OTP

$55 - $194

Train to London Luton, fly  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) LTN - OTP

$101 - $536

Train, bus  •  33h 23m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Bucharest

Bus and ferry  •  45h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester Piccadilly to Bucharest

$80 - $110

Train, bus, night train  •  47h 27m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
  3. Take the bus from Dover to Brussel Eurolines Busstation
  4. Take the night train from Bruxelles-Nord to Wien Hbf Nj
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Ec / ...
  6. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Ir

$295 - $648

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  28h 19m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Bucharest

$541 - $717

Drive, car ferry  •  29h 36m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bucharest

$404 - $593

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £1 - £10 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest is to train and fly which costs £60 - £340 and takes 7h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45h 26m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Bucharest is 2280 km.

The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest without a car is to train and bus which takes 33h 23m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., arrive at Bucharest station.

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  • Distance: 2280 km
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Bucharest, Romania?

Lufthansa, KLM and 11 other airlines fly from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Bucharest hourly. Alternatively, SC Latino Expres S.R.L. operates a vehicle from Manchester Piccadilly to Bucharest once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $110 and the journey takes 45h 26m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Liverpool to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Liverpool to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from London Luton to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $380
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Bucharest Otopeni via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Manchester to Bucharest Otopeni via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Bucharest Otopeni via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$160 - $220
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$220 - $290
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$18 - $26
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bruxelles-Nord to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
14h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
Nightjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$6 - $8
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$50 - $60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$162
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
+40 745 766 766
Email
dispecerat@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from London Victoria to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
30h
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 Manchester Piccadilly to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
45h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Dover to Brussel Eurolines Busstation
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Sir Trans
Phone
+4-021-316.42.21
Website
sirtrans.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sirtrans.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Ploiești to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Bucureşti
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
fany.ro
Ferry operators

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Bucharest is 2h ahead of Manchester Piccadilly Station. It is currently 1:51 PM in Manchester Piccadilly Station and 3:51 PM in Bucharest.

Flybe, Brussels Airlines, Tarom and 10 other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £17.

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