The cheapest buses from Vienna to Bucharest

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$56

Average

$74

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.

The average ticket from Vienna to Bucharest will cost around $ 74 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

Cheapest
04:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof24h15 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
1 changes
$561One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:30PMVienna20h00 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
$621One-way
02:00AMVienna18h15 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
$871One-way
10:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof22h00 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
1 changes
$891One-way

Timetable Vienna to Bucharest

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02:00AMVienna18h15 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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04:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof24h15 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
08:30PMVienna20h00 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
10:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof22h00 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
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$165Air Serbia
Mon
Sep 27
$56Flixbus
$95Wizz Air
Tue
Sep 28
$57Union Ivkoni International
$20Ryanair
Wed
Sep 29
$56Union Ivkoni International
$57Wizz Air
Thu
Sep 30
$100Flixbus
$29Malta Air
Fri
Oct 1
$56Union Ivkoni International
$29Wizz Air
Sat
Oct 2
$62Flixbus
$41Ryanair
Sun
Oct 3
$56Union Ivkoni International
$103Malta Air
Mon
Oct 4
$52Flixbus
$44Wizz Air
Tue
Oct 5
$56Union Ivkoni International
$13Ryanair
Wed
Oct 6
$56Union Ivkoni International
$13Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 7
$100Flixbus
$13Malta Air
Fri
Oct 8
$56Union Ivkoni International
$13Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$52Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Sun
Oct 10
$56Union Ivkoni International
$63Malta Air
Mon
Oct 11
$48Flixbus
$120Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$56Union Ivkoni International
$17Ryanair
Wed
Oct 13
$56Union Ivkoni International
$38Wizz Air
Thu
Oct 14
$94Flixbus
$17Malta Air
Fri
Oct 15
$48Flixbus
$24Ryanair
Sat
Oct 16
$50Flixbus
$13Ryanair

The fastest buses from Vienna to Bucharest

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

18 h 15 m

Average

21 h 7 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

856 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Vienna for Bucharest every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 856 km distance in an average of 21 h 7 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 18 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 1d 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
02:00AMVienna18h15 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
$871One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30PMVienna20h00 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
0 changes
$621One-way
10:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof22h00 09:15PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
1 changes
$891One-way
04:15PMWien, Hauptbahnhof24h15 05:30PMBucuresti, Autogara Militari
1 changes
$561One-way

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Bus Information to Bucharest from Vienna

distanceDistance531 miles (856 km)
durationAverage bus duration17 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$65 (€52)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus

Buses from Vienna to Bucharest cover the 531 miles (856 km) long route taking on average 17 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $56 (€45), but the average price of bus tickets is $65 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.

Bus companies

FlixBus from Vienna to Bucharest

You can travel by bus from Vienna to Bucharest with FlixBus for as low as $56 (€45). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Vienna and Bucharest.

Book your FlixBus Vienna to Bucharest bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Vienna to Bucharest routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Vienna and Bucharest is 531 miles (856 km), and the best price for a one-way Vienna - Bucharest FlixBus bus ticket starts at $56 (€45) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Vienna and Bucharest are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Vienna to Bucharest
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by bus between Vienna, Austria and Bucharest, Romania allowed?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Bucharest, Romania by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Romania from Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 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?

All travelers in Romania must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Bucharest from Vienna as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Vienna, Austria from Bucharest, Romania?

The restriction level for your return bus to Vienna, Austria from Bucharest is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Vienna from Bucharest restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Vienna from Bucharest closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses from Vienna to Bucharest cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Vienna to Bucharest to cost as little as $56 (€45)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus between Vienna and Bucharest?
The Vienna to Bucharest bus ticket price is on average $65 (€52)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Vienna to Bucharest by bus?
The bus distance from Vienna to Bucharest is around 531 miles (856 km).
How many hours is the bus time to Bucharest from Vienna?
The bus time to Bucharest from Vienna is on average 17 h 30 min  for the 531 miles (856 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Vienna to Bucharest by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Vienna to Bucharest, which bus station in Vienna do I depart from and which bus station in Bucharest do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arrive in Bucharest, Autogara Filaret.

Where is the bus station in Vienna? Where is the bus station in Bucharest?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bucharest, Autogara Filaret and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Bucharest.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Vienna to Bucharest?
Take the Vienna to Bucharest bus with Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip to Bucharest from Vienna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest bus from Vienna to Bucharest? When is the last bus from Vienna to Bucharest?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Vienna at 2: 15 PM. The last bus leaves from Vienna at 11: 45 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Vienna to Bucharest and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I buy the Vienna to Bucharest bus for the best deals on tickets?
You can find buses between Vienna and Bucharest to cost on average $65 (€52) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Vienna to Bucharest bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bucharest
Sfantul Gheorghe
Amenities