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Trains Bucharest to Timişoara: Times, Prices and Tickets

Starting from
$ 18.26

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By Train


From $ 21.13
By Train


From $ 20.72
By Train

2 Days

From $ 19.48

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What's the best way to get from Bucharest to Timişoara? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Bucharest to Timişoara, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Bucharest to Timişoara?

On average, a train ticket from Bucharest to Timişoara will cost you $ 22.82. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $ 18.26. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Bucharest to Timişoara by train

Best price $ 18.26
Journey duration 14 h 25 min
Connections per day 66
First departure 03:01
Last departure 02:41
Distance 254.8 mi
Departure Bucharest
Arrival Timişoara
Carriers Autogari, Infofer, SNCF, , CFR Călători, Astra Trans Carpatic

Ticket price Bucharest - Timişoara every day

$ 20.72
$ 19.92
$ 21.13
$ 16.40
In 2 days
$ 20.72
$ 55.50
$ 17.56
$ 21.09
In 3 days
$ 19.48
$ 28.12
In 4 days
$ 18.26
In 5 days
$ 24.90
In 6 days
$ 19.48
$ 15.35

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 18.26
Maximum price
$ 39.49

Bucharest - Timişoara


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

$ 22.06

Friday, July 15th 2022
CFR Călători-logo
București Obor - Timișoara Sud
5:05pm - 8:50am
CFR Călători
15h 45min
3 changes
CO2: 1.18kg
By Bus

$ 55.44

Sunday, July 10th 2022
Union Ivkoni-logo
Autogara Filaret - Timisoara Calea Stan Vidrighin
11:59pm - 3:00pm
Union Ivkoni
15h 1min
CO2: 14.44kg

How long does the journey from Bucharest to Timişoara take by train?

In order to get from Bucharest to Timişoara faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Bucharest and Timişoara will complete the journey in 9 h 43 min. On average, it will take you about 14 h 29 min to travel the 255.4 mi between Bucharest and Timişoara.

When do the first and last departures from Bucharest to Timişoara leave?

The first journey of the night departs from Bucharest at 03:04. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 02:41. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Bucharest and Timişoara. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Bucharest to Timişoara?

You can depart from Bucharest at stations such as București Nord, București Băneasa and București Obor. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Timişoara at the following stations: Timișoara Nord, Ronaț Triaj Gr. D, Timișoara Sud, Timișoara Est and Timișoara C.E.T.. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Bucharest and Timişoara. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Bucharest to Timişoara?

On average, there are 67 daily departures from Bucharest to Timişoara. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 76 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include CFR Călători and Astra Trans Carpatic, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 5 departures from Bucharest which travel directly to Timişoara. There are 62 journeys with one change or more.


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