There are 7 ways to get from Split to Bucharest by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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 from Split  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SPU - OTP

$124 - $355

Cheapest option

Train, EuroNight  •  32 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Kelenföld Adria First Flight
  2. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara de Nord Dacia

$65 - $100

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Bus to Sarajevo, fly  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Sarajevo
  2. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) SJJ - OTP

$141 - $363

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Budapest Népliget 949
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$141 - $156

Bus Hafet Tours  •  30 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Bucharest - Gară Filaret

$89 - $126

Train  •  31 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Budapest-Keleti Adria First Flight
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D / ...

$95 - $141

Drive  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Split to Bucharest 746.1 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Bucharest is to train and EuroNight which costs 420 kn - 700 kn and takes 32 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Bucharest is to fly which costs 800 kn - 2.400 kn and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Split and Bucharest is 780 km. The road distance is 1193.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Split to Bucharest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Split to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Bucharest via Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 36 min.

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs 17 kn.

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Split to Bucharest train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Split station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 487.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 4 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Bucharest, Romania?

Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Split to Bucharest every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Split to Bucharest via Budapest Népliget and Budapest in around 20 h 13 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,600
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Split to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sarajevo to Bucharest Otopeni via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Split to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
14 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Split to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
17 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Eurolines HU
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Skopje
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Split to Skopje
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Bucharest - Gară Filaret
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
etapgroup.com

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