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There are 10 ways to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Stuttgart  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STR - OTP

$68 - $187

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) FRA - OTP

$117 - $310

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) ZRH - OTP

$147 - $348

Train to Munich, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) MUC - OTP

$119 - $318

Train, bus  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Amberg Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Amberg to Bucharest

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  25 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to München Zob
  2. Take the bus from ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland to Bucharest

Train  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Brasov Ic
  3. Take the train from Brasov to Bucuresti Nord Gara A R / ...

$213 - $310

Bus FlixBus  •  30 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 1929

$105 - $176

Train, night train  •  26 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$222 - $333

Drive  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Bucharest 1104 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest is to fly which costs 55€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest is to fly which costs 55€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart and arriving at Bucharest via ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Budapest-Keleti and Brasov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 47 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Bucharest is 1377 km. The road distance is 1766.4 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest without a car is to train and bus which takes 22 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Bucharest bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Stuttgart station.

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Stuttgart to Bucharest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Bucharest is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs 55€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs 180€ - 270€ and takes 27 h 47 min.

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  • Distance: 860.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Bucharest, Romania?

Blue Air, Tarom and seven other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Bucharest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Bucharest via München Zob and ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland in around 25 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
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
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Amberg
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 - $95
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night 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
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Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Amberg to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
18 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
21 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart to München Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Stuttgart to Bucharest bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Bucharest station.

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Bucharest is 1 h ahead of Stuttgart. It is currently 10:25 PM in Stuttgart and 11:25 PM in Bucharest.

Stuttgart to Bucharest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Bucharest is 1766 km. It takes approximately 17 h 36 min to drive from Stuttgart to Bucharest.

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Blue Air, Tarom, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 1902+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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