Travel from Warsaw to Bucharest

Train, bus or fly from Warsaw to Bucharest?

Wizz Air, LOT and two other airlines fly from Warsaw to Bucharest every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Warsaw to Bucharest via Warszawa Zachodnia and Budapest in around 22 hours 5 minutes.

How to get from Warsaw to Bucharest

ModeDurationPrice
From Warszawa Centralna train to Warsaw airport, fly to Bucharest Otopeni airport, then line 783 bus to Bucharest.4 h 49 min$124
From Centrum 06 line 127 bus to Warszawa Zachodnia, bus to Budapest, then bus to Bucharest.22 h 5 min$170
From Warszawa Centralna train to Wien Hbf then train to Bucuresti Nord Gara A.27 h 22 min$185
From Warszawa bus to Chernivtsi, bus to Basarab, then subway to Piata Unirii.32 h 26 min$78
From Warszawa Centralna train to Lvov, train to Chernivtsi, then train to Bucharest - Gara de Nord.34 h 26 min$107
From Warsaw drive to Bucharest.17 h 31 min$154

How long does it take to get from Warsaw to Bucharest?

It takes approximately 4 hours 49 minutes to get from Warsaw to Bucharest, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Warsaw and Bucharest?

No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 hours 22 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Warsaw and Bucharest?

No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Bucharest via Warszawa Zachodnia and Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 hours 5 minutes.

Operators from Warsaw to Bucharest

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Polish Railways (PKP)703 200 200Polish Railways (PKP)
Wizz AirWizz Air
LOTLOT
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
Adria AirwaysAdria Airways
RAT Bucharest+4021 311 05 95RAT Bucharest
ZTM Warszawa19 115ZTM Warszawa
Eurolines HU+36 (1) 382-0888Eurolines HU
Maxibus Travel004 0756 117 331Maxibus Travel
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Polski Bus+48 22 417 62 27Polski Bus
Ukraine busesUkraine buses
Metrorex004 021 319 36 01Metrorex
Ukrainian RailwaysUkrainian Railways
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)+38 (044) 309-70-05Ukrainian Railways (UZ)