When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
Which stations serve the rail line Craiova - Bucharest?
The trains to Bucharest can leave from Craiova Triaj Hc or Craiova and arrive at București Nord, București Obor or București Băneasa.
Travelling by train to Bucharest from Craiova: how many daily connections are there?
41 train connections exist to reach Bucharest from Craiova per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 28 routes which have at least one change versus 12 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 does it take from Craiova to Bucharest and when do the trains leave?
With the fastest connections you will be in Bucharest in 5 hours and 8 minutes, but on average it takes 6 hours and 1 minute. The first train headed to Bucharest is at 04:01, while the last one leaves Craiova at 00:11.