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There are 12 ways to get from Scotland to Romania by plane, shuttle, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni  •  6h 59m

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

$234 - $610

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to Budapest, shuttle  •  10h 22m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Budapest (BUD) EDI - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest Airport to Timişoara

$52 - $217

10 alternative options

Fly Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca  •  7h 57m

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

$83 - $331

Fly Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni  •  6h 54m

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

$115 - $557

Fly Edinburgh to Timisoara  •  7h 57m

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

$303 - $708

Fly Glasgow to Timisoara  •  7h 36m

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

$124 - $335

Fly Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca  •  7h 42m

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

$62 - $254

Train, bus  •  36h 3m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Bucharest

Train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 2h

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

$167 - $481

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

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Ploiești
  3. Take the train from Ploieşti Sud to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A 401 / ...

Drive, car ferry  •  41h 24m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
  3. Drive from IJmuiden to Bucharest

$399 - $730

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  31h 22m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Bucharest

$583 - $778

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Romania

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Romania is to fly and shuttle which costs £40 - £180 and takes 10h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Romania is to fly which costs £90 - £450 and takes 6h 54m.

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The distance between Scotland and Romania is 2306 km.

The best way to get from Scotland to Romania without a car is to train and bus which takes 36h 3m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Scotland to Romania, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Romania is 2h ahead of Scotland. It is currently 1:15 AM in Scotland and 3:15 AM in Romania.

Wizz Air, Brussels Airlines, Tarom and six other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Romania. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Romania.
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  • Distance: 2306 km
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Scotland and Romania?

Wizz Air, Ryanair and seven other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Sector 2 every 2 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to Timisoara via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Glasgow to Cluj-Napoca via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Glasgow to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bucharest Otopeni via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Glasgow to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $250
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$480 - $650
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$230 - $310
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$40 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Transferoviar Calatori
Phone
+40 238 434 380
Email
sesizari@transferoviarcalatori.ro
Website
transferoviarcalatori.ro
Train from Ploieşti Sud to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Transferoviar Calatori
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
$164
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Shuttle from Budapest Airport to Timişoara
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro
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 - $120
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
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
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $180
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$25 - $35
Reclining Seat
$39
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$59
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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