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Bus Information to Istanbul from Bucharest

distanceDistance276 miles (445 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Bucharest to Istanbul cover the 276 miles (445 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bucharest and arrive in Istanbul, Büyük Otogari.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses to Istanbul from Bucharest?

Travel between Bucharest, Romania and Istanbul, Turkey by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Turkey from Romania?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Turkey from Bucharest?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Istanbul, Turkey?

When traveling in Turkey, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Istanbul from Bucharest before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Romania from Istanbul, Turkey?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Istanbul to Bucharest is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Romania from Turkey?

Reentry to Romania is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Romania from Istanbul?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Bucharest, Romania?

The government of Romania has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/15/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Bucharest from Istanbul here.

What is the distance between Bucharest and Istanbul by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Bucharest and Istanbul by bus to be approximately 276 miles (445 km).
What bus station in Bucharest goes to Istanbul? What bus station do I come into Istanbul from Bucharest?

Omio customers book a bus from Bucharest   to Istanbul, Büyük Otogari   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Bucharest bus station located? Where is the Istanbul bus station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Bucharest and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Istanbul most often arrive at Istanbul, Büyük Otogari and need to travel around 3 mile (s) / 5 km from this bus station to the city center.

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