There are 13 ways to get from Scotland to Romania by plane, train, 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.

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Fly Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) GLA - OTP

$60 - $187

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Fly Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) GLA - CLJ

$82 - $309

Fly Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) EDI - CLJ

$84 - $311

Fly Edinburgh to Timisoara  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Timisoara (TSR) EDI - TSR

$101 - $557

Fly Glasgow to Timisoara  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Timisoara (TSR) GLA - TSR

$99 - $425

Fly Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) EDI - OTP

$82 - $199

Fly Edinburgh to Budapest  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Budapest (BUD) EDI - BUD

$94 - $260

Train, bus  •  34 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest

Train  •  41 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$612 - $1,045

Train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester Piccadilly to Bucharest

$176 - $244

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Ploiești
  3. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Bucuresti

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  33 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow 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 Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Drive from München Ost to Bucharest

$712 - $961

Drive, car ferry  •  31 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bucharest

$446 - $652

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The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Romania is to fly which costs £45 - £150 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Romania is to fly which costs £45 - £150 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Scotland and Romania is 1441 miles.

The best way to get from Scotland to Romania without a car is to train and bus which takes 34 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Scotland to Romania, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Romania is to fly which takes 6 h 47 min and costs £45 - £150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £460 - £800 and takes 41 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 35 min.

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Romania is 2 h ahead of Scotland. It is currently 6:19 AM in Scotland and 8:19 AM in Romania.

Blue Air, Lufthansa, KLM and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Romania. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Romania.
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  • Distance: 1441.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Scotland and Romania?

Blue Air, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Paisley to Sector 2 every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Bucharest via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Wien Hbf, Bucuresti Nord Gara A, and Gara de Nord in around 41 h 2 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $4,900
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,100 - $4,900
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
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 Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Brussels-North Station to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
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
45 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
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
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $4
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Ploiesti to Bucureşti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Ferry operators

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