There are 4 ways to get from Ploieşti to Bucharest by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Ploiesti Vest to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Ploieşti to Bucharest

$3 - $13

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ploieşti to Bucharest 47.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Ploieşti to Bucharest 47.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Ploieşti to Bucharest is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ploieşti to Bucharest is to train which costs $2 - $4 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Ploieşti and Bucharest is 58 km. The road distance is 75.9 km.

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The train from Ploiesti Vest to Bucuresti Nord Gara A takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ploieşti and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ploiesti Vest and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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There are 1896+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ploieşti to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 36.3 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Ploieşti, Romania and Bucharest, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Ploieşti to Bucharest hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Comanto Trans operates a bus from Ploieşti to Bucharest every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to București
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Bucharest Gară Filaret
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Ploieşti to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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