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

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Bus Augustina  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Bucharest

$12 - $14

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Train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Marfuri to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus MementoBus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Bucuresti

$19 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Tulcea to Bucharest 174.2 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tulcea and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tulcea Marfuri and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Tulcea and Bucharest is 228 km. The road distance is 278.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tulcea to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Tulcea to Bucharest takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Tulcea to Bucharest bus services, operated by Augustina, depart from Tulcea station.

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Tulcea to Bucharest train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Tulcea Marfuri station.

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The best way to get from Tulcea to Bucharest is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 32 min.

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Tulcea to Bucharest bus services, operated by Augustina, arrive at Bucharest station.

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Tulcea to Bucharest train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Map of how to get from Tulcea to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 142.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Tulcea, Romania and Bucharest, Romania?

Augustina operates a bus from Tulcea to Bucharest every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Tulcea to Bucharest 4 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Augustina
Phone
0743-334.840
Website
augustina.autogari.ro
Bus from Tulcea to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
augustina.autogari.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Tulcea to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
mementobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tulcea to Bucharest is 279 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Tulcea to Bucharest.

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