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There are 5 ways to get from Tulcea to Bucharest by bus, train or car

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Bus Augustina  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Bucharest

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Train via Medgidia  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia R / ...
  2. Take the train from Medgidia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 42m

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

$12 - $19

Bus GSM Trans  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Tulcea to Brăila
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Bucuresti

$17 - $20

Drive  •  3h 30m

  1. Drive from Tulcea to Bucharest 174.2 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Tulcea to Bucharest is to bus which costs $12 - $14 and takes 4h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Tulcea to Bucharest is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 3h 30m.

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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 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tulcea Oras and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 42m.

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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 4h 30m and costs $12 - $14.

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The bus from Tulcea to Bucharest takes 4h 30m 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 Oras station.

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The best way to get from Tulcea to Bucharest is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs $12 - $14. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $12 - $19 and takes 5h 42m.

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

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 4h 30m. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Tulcea to Bucharest once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 5h 42m.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Tulcea Oras to Medgidia
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Medgidia to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Augustina
Phone
0743-334.840
Website
augustina.autogari.ro
Bus from Tulcea to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
augustina.autogari.ro
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Tulcea to Brăila
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Brăila to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro

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

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There are 2016+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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