Budapest to Bucharest bus

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Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

40

Average

50

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
11:35PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút17h40 06:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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401One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:40AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút15h35 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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601One-way

Bus schedule from Budapest to Bucharest

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04:40AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút15h35 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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11:35PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút17h40 06:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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Bus times from Budapest to Bucharest

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

15 h 35 m

Average

16 h 37 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

643 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Budapest for Bucharest every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
04:40AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút15h35 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 transfers
601One-way
2nd Fastest
11:35PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút17h40 06:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 transfers
401One-way

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Overview: Bus from Budapest to Bucharest

distanceDistance399 miles (643 km)
durationAverage bus duration15 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$42 (€37)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Budapest to Bucharest cover the 399 miles (643 km) long route taking on average 15 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Budapest to Bucharest

You can travel by bus between Budapest and Bucharest with FlixBus for as low as $34 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $34

Travel Tips: Bus to Bucharest from Budapest

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FAQs

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Bucharest, Romania by bus is: Fully open.

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

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Romania from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 5/15/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Budapest and Bucharest before traveling.

Return travel from Romania to Hungary is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Budapest from Bucharest?

Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Bucharest?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

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

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

Last checked on 5/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Budapest from Bucharest.

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Budapest to Bucharest to cost as little as $34 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Budapest to Bucharest bus price to come in at an average of $42 (€37)  one way.
The Budapest to Bucharest bus distance is approximately 399 miles (643 km).
On average the Budapest to Bucharest bus time is 15 h 30 min  covering the 399 miles (643 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a bus from Budapest, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Budapest, Népliget, Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti). When you arrive in Bucharest, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Bucharest, Autogara Filaret and Bucharest, Piata Buzesti.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Budapest-Déli   to Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Budapest-Déli and need to travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Bucharest most often arrive at Bucharest, Autogara Filaret and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from this bus station to the city center.

For the trip from Budapest to Bucharest you can take a bus with Flixbus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Budapest to Bucharest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Budapest at 9: 35 PM. The last bus leaves from Budapest at 10: 35 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Budapest to Bucharest and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a bus ticket from Budapest to Bucharest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Bucharest from Budapest are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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