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

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Bus PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to București

$27

Cheapest option

Bus Orlan S.R.O  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to Bucharest

$1

2 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kaspichan to Ruse 9622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir

$9 - $13

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Shumen to Bucharest 116.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Shumen to Bucharest is to bus which costs $1 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shumen to Bucharest is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shumen and arriving at București. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shumen to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Shumen and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Kaspichan and Ruse(BG). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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The distance between Shumen and Bucharest is 145 km. The road distance is 186.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shumen to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $27.

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The bus from Shumen to București takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Shumen to Bucharest bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., depart from Shumen station.

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

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The best way to get from Shumen to Bucharest is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $27. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $8 - $13 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Shumen to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 90.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

PEGASUS GROUP Ltd. operates a bus from Shumen to Bucharest twice daily. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shumen to Bucharest via Kaspichan and Ruse(BG) in around 7 h 32 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Kaspichan to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Shumen to București
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Orlan S.R.O
Phone
+420/ 222 314 182
Email
office@orlan.cz
Website
orlan.cz
Bus from Shumen to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
orlan.cz

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Shumen to Bucharest bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., arrive at București station.

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Shumen 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 Shumen to Bucharest is 187 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Shumen to Bucharest.

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