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There are 4 ways to get from Ruse to Bucharest by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Giurgiu to Bucuresti

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir

$4 - $7

Night train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord Bosphor Express

$4 - $5

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Ruse to Bucharest 45.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Ruse to Bucharest is to bus which costs $2 - $4 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ruse to Bucharest is to bus which costs $2 - $4 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Giurgiu and arriving at Bucuresti. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ruse(BG) and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Ruse and Bucharest is 65 km. The road distance is 73 km.

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The best way to get from Ruse to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $2 - $4.

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The bus from Giurgiu to Bucuresti takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ruse to Bucharest bus services, operated by Nelmatour, depart from Giurgiu station.

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Ruse to Bucharest train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Ruse(BG) station.

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The best way to get from Ruse to Bucharest is to bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $2 - $4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $4 - $7 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Ruse to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 40.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Ruse, Bulgaria and Bucharest, Romania?

Nelmatour operates a bus from Ruse to Bucharest hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Ruse to Bucharest twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Giurgiu to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Omerta Impex
Phone
+4-0723-274.620
Website
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Giurgiu to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Leon trans
Phone
+4-0722.341.429
Website
leontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Giurgiu to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
leontrans.autogari.ro

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Ruse to Bucharest bus services, operated by Nelmatour, arrive at Bucuresti station.

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Ruse to Bucharest train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ruse to Bucharest is 73 km. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Ruse to Bucharest.

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There are 1940+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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