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Craiova to Bucharest by train

The journey from Craiova to Bucharest by train is 114.3 mi and takes 4 hr 6 min. There are 20 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:03 AM and the last at 9:13 PM. It is possible to travel from Craiova to Bucharest by train for as little as $1.85 or as much as $32.47. The best price for this journey is $1.85.

Lowest Price$1.85
Journey Duration4 hr 6 min
Connection per Day20
Lowest Price$1.85
Highest Price$32.47
First Departure2:03 AM
Last Departure9:13 PM
Distance114.3 mi
DepartureCraiova
ArrivalBucharest
CarriersRomanian Railways

Craiova to Bucharest Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Apr 12, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Craiova to Bucharest cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Craiova to Bucharest. On average, though, you'll pay about $15.94 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $1.85, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Craiova to Bucharest. On average, though, you'll pay about $15.94 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Craiova to Bucharest by train?

The journey between Craiova and Bucharest by train is approximately 114.3 mi. It will take you more or less 4 hr 6 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Craiova and Bucharest by train usually takes 4 hr 6 min to cover a distance of 114.3 mi. The shortest journey from Craiova to Bucharest will take you 3 hr 18 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Bucharest quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What are the stations on the Craiova to Bucharest route?

You can depart from Craiova at stations such as Craiova International Airport, CRA,CRAIOVA,Craiova Bulevardul Decebal. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bucharest at the following stations: Henri Coandă International Airport, OTP,Bucharest Piata Gara De Nord,Bukarest, Autogara Rahova,Bucharest Filaret Bus Station,Bucharest Autogara Militari,Bucuresti Basarab. 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 Craiova and Bucharest. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Craiova leave for Bucharest?

You will be able to travel from Craiova to Bucharest using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 20 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Craiova to Bucharest using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 16 direct connections from Craiova to Bucharest each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Craiova to Bucharest. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Craiova to Bucharest.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Craiova to Bucharest, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Craiova to Bucharest.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $6.12 to $9.06 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 32% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Craiova to Bucharest

The cheapest Craiova - Bucharest train tickets can be found for as low as $7.23 if you’re lucky, or $7.81 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $9.40.

Find the best day to travel to Bucharest by train

When travelling to Bucharest by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Craiova to Bucharest CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
12.88kg
Bus
13.8kg
Flight
36.79kg
Car
29.43kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Craiova to Bucharest by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Craiova and Bucharest are 12.88kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Craiova and Bucharest? By taking the train between Craiova and Bucharest you will save 23.91kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.92kg compared to a bus and 16.55kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Craiova to Bucharest?
A train ticket from Craiova to Bucharest is $15.94. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $1.85.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Craiova to Bucharest?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Craiova to Bucharest is $1.85. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Craiova and Bucharest by train?
Craiova to Bucharest is 114.3 mi.
How long does the train between Craiova and Bucharest take?
Craiova to Bucharest is on average 4 hr 6 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 18 min.
How many train connections per day go from Craiova to Bucharest?
Craiova to Bucharest has 20 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Craiova to Bucharest leave?
The earliest train from Craiova to Bucharest departs at 2:03 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Craiova to Bucharest depart?
The latest train from Craiova to Bucharest departs at 9:13 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Craiova to Bucharest in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $1.85 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Craiova to Bucharest?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Craiova to go to Bucharest.
What's the fastest journey time between Craiova to Bucharest by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Craiova and Bucharest is 3 hr 18 min.
Is there a direct train from Craiova to Bucharest?
Yes, there is a direct train between Craiova and Bucharest.
What are the CO2 emissions for Craiova to Bucharest by train?
The train journey from Craiova to Bucharest creates 12.88kg of CO2 emissions.

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