If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
Since the journey between Balş and Bucharest is relatively short, you can consider carpooling or bus as alternative ways of transport with cheapest prices and similar duration.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Balş and Bucharest?
The trains to Bucharest leave Balş from Bals and arrive in Bucuresti Obor or Bucuresti Nord.
Travelling by train to Bucharest from Balş: how many daily connections are there?
11 train connections exist to reach Bucharest from Balş per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 8 routes which have at least one change versus 3 routes which are direct lines. So although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections. Nevertheless, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
How long do you need to get to Bucharest by train?
The average duration of the journey is 5 hours and 54 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Bucharest in 3 hours and 48 minutes. The first train leaves from Balş at 04:05, while the last one leaves at 10:05.