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There are 3 ways to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Timişoara Nord to Cruceni hcv. R: Timişoara Nord - Cruceni hcv.
  2. Take the bus from Sutjeska to Novi Sad

RSD 1051 - RSD 1354

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Bus  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Timisoara Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station Timisoara - Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 4184 - RSD 14976

Drive  •  2h 22m

  1. Drive from Timișoara to Novi Sad 144.2 km

RSD 1500 - RSD 2300

Timișoara to Novi Sad by bus

The bus journey time between Timișoara and Novi Sad is around 5h 6m and covers a distance of around 234 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 50m. Operated by Christian Transfers, Lasta and Nis Ekspres, the Timișoara to Novi Sad bus service departs from Timisoara Bus Station and arrives in Novi Sad. Typically 28 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h 6m
Fastest bus time:
3h 50m
Buses per week:
28
Cheapest price:
RSD 4186
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
03:15
Last bus departs at:
16:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Timișoara to Novi Sad bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Romania → Serbia
Partially open

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International entry into Serbia from Romania

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Serbia from Romania

  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Romania
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  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Montenegro and North Macedonia

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Rules to follow in Serbia

2m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Romania

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Serbia from Romania.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Novi Sad is 00381(64) 8945235.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Novi Sad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Novi Sad is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00381(64) 8945235.

No, returning to Romania from Serbia is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad is to train and bus which costs $10 - $14 and takes 4h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Timișoara station to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Timisoara Bus Station and arriving at Novi Sad via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Timișoara and Novi Sad is 122 km. The road distance is 144.2 km.

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The best way to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 4h 40m and costs $40 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Timișoara to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Christian Transfers, depart from Timisoara Bus Station.

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Timișoara to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Lasta, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Novi Sad is 1h behind Timișoara. It is currently 5:43 AM in Timișoara and 4:43 AM in Novi Sad.

Yes, the driving distance between Timișoara to Novi Sad is 144 km. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Timișoara to Novi Sad.

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Map of how to get from Timișoara to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 121.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 13m

What companies run services between Timișoara, Romania and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Timișoara to Novi Sad via Belgrad Central Bus Station and Belgrade in around 4h 40m.

Train operators
Regio Călători
Phone
0310 800 900
Email
contact@regiocalatori.ro
Website
regiocalatori.ro
Train from Timişoara Nord to Cruceni hcv.
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 270 - RSD 300
Website
Regio Călători
Bus operators
Stup Vrsac
Website
redvoznje.stup.rs
Bus from Sutjeska to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 470 - RSD 600
Schedules at
stup.rs
Christian Transfers
Phone
+44 7440 708355
Website
christiantransfers.eu
Bus from Timisoara Bus Station to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RSD 3800 - RSD 15000
Website
Christian Transfers
Shuttle
RSD 3800 - RSD 5500
Private Shuttle
RSD 10000 - RSD 15000
Nis Ekspres

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