There are 8 ways to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest by bus, train, night train, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus Maxibus Travel  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Budapest - Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$82 - $105

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Bus, bus to Timisoara, fly  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Banatski Sokolac
  2. Take the bus from Denta to Timişoara
  3. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) TSR - OTP

$25 - $106

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Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged 603 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari N960

$50 - $83

Bus, train  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged 603 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Arad, Arad 962
  3. Take the train from Arad to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$36 - $57

Train  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Novi Sad to Budapest-Keleti D
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$110 - $166

Bus, EuroNight  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged 603 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Arad, Arad 962
  3. Take the EuroNight from Gara Arad to Gara de Nord

$37 - $57

Drive  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Novi Sad to Bucharest 449.1 miles

$80 - $120

Shuttle to Belgrade, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Novi Sad to Belgrade
  2. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BEG - OTP

$74 - $227

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The cheapest way to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest is to bus and train which costs RSD 3600 - RSD 6000 and takes 18 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest is to shuttle and fly which costs RSD 7500 - RSD 23000 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novi Sad to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Novi Sad and arriving at Bucharest via Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Novi Sad to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Novi Sad and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 57 min.

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The distance between Novi Sad and Bucharest is 502 km. The road distance is 718.6 km.

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The best way to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 23 min and costs RSD 8000 - RSD 11000.

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It takes approximately 13 h 23 min to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Novi Sad to Bucharest bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Novi Sad station.

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Novi Sad to Bucharest train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), depart from Novi Sad station.

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The best way to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest is to bus which takes 13 h 23 min and costs RSD 8000 - RSD 11000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RSD 11000 - RSD 17000 and takes 23 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Novi Sad to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 314.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 23 min

What companies run services between Novi Sad, Serbia and Bucharest, Romania?

You can take a bus from Novi Sad to Bucharest via Budapest - Népliget and Budapest in around 13 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Novi Sad to Bucharest via Budapest-Keleti in around 23 h 57 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Belgrade to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Timisoara to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Belgrade to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Timisoara to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10 - $150
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara Arad to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Budapest - Népliget
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Szeged to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Szeged to Arad, Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Novi Sad to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Stup Vrsac

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The quickest flight from Belgrade Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Novi Sad to Bucharest bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Bucharest station.

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Bucharest is 1 h ahead of Novi Sad. It is currently 1:14 AM in Novi Sad and 2:14 AM in Bucharest.

Novi Sad to Bucharest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Novi Sad to Bucharest is 719 km. It takes approximately 9 h 4 min to drive from Novi Sad to Bucharest.

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Tarom and Air Serbia offer flights from Belgrade Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1889+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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