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Warsaw to Bucharest by train

The journey from Warsaw to Bucharest by train is 587.68 mi and takes 16 hr 32 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:27 AM and the last at 10:43 AM. It is possible to travel from Warsaw to Bucharest by train for as little as $124.49 or as much as $200.57. The best price for this journey is $124.49.

Lowest Price$124.49
Journey Duration16 hr 32 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$124.49
Highest Price$200.57
First Departure5:27 AM
Last Departure10:43 AM
Distance587.68 mi
DepartureWarsaw
ArrivalBucharest
CarriersAir Serbia, PKPMore

Warsaw to Bucharest Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Warsaw to Bucharest?

The cheapest train tickets from Warsaw to Bucharest cost $124.49. On average, you can expect to spend around $162.52 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Warsaw to Bucharest.
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On average, a train ticket from Warsaw to Bucharest will cost you $162.52. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Warsaw to Bucharest by train?

With a distance of 587.68 mi between Warsaw and Bucharest, it will usually take 16 hr 32 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 16 hr 32 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Warsaw and Bucharest is around 587.68 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 16 hr 32 min. However, the fastest routes between Warsaw and Bucharest take 15 hr 22 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Warsaw to Bucharest leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Warsaw at 5:27 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:43 AM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Warsaw to Bucharest can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Warsaw to Bucharest, which usually leaves at 5:27 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 10:43 AM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

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

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Warsaw from the following stations: Warsaw Metro Mlociny,Warszawa Dworzec Zachodni,Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW),Warszawa, Metro Marymont 01,Warszawa, Wschodnia,Warsaw Central. Arriving at Bucharest, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Henri Coandă International Airport, OTP,Bucuresti Basarab,Bukarest, Autogara Rahova,Bucharest Piata Gara De Nord,Bucharest Autogara Militari,Bucharest Filaret Bus Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Bucharest.

How many journeys from Warsaw to Bucharest are there every day?

If you want to get from Warsaw to Bucharest, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 1 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Warsaw and Bucharest. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 1 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Warsaw to Bucharest. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Warsaw 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 Warsaw 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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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!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Air Serbia is the national airline of Serbia, headquartered in Belgrade. It was founded in 2013 as a successor to the former national carrier, Jat Airways. Air Serbia operates flights to over 50 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and North America, with a fleet of modern Airbus aircraft. The airline offers a range of services to its passengers, including in-flight entertainment, Wi-Fi, and a loyalty program called Etihad Guest. Air Serbia is a member of the Etihad Airways Partners group, which includes several other airlines around the world. The airline has won several awards for its service and performance, including Best Airline in Eastern Europe at the World Airline Awards.

In 2001, the PKP Group was formed as a result of restructuring the state-owned Polish railways in compliance with directives from the European Union. The company operates various types of trains, including Intercity, Express, Regional, Pendolino and EuroNight trains. PKP also operates high-speed trains under the brand name "Pendolino," which can reach speeds of up to 250 km/h.

RegioJet is a private railway company that operates in several European countries, including the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, and Austria. The company was founded in 2009 and started operating in the Czech Republic in 2011. RegioJet offers various types of train services, including long-distance trains, regional trains, and buses.

Ticket types and facilities from Warsaw to Bucharest

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by PKP and RegioJet when traveling from Warsaw to Bucharest.

Second Class

Second class tickets on PKP Intercity are more affordable, offer standard seating with basic amenities, and may be more crowded during peak travel times.
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First Class

First class tickets on PKP trains offer larger, more comfortable seats with more legroom, better facilities and amenities, complimentary snacks and drinks, and a quieter atmosphere, but are more expensive.
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Standard

Standard ticket offers a balance between affordability and comfort. Passengers can expect plush seating and free Wi-Fi, making it a great choice for budget-conscious travellers.
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Low cost

Low cost is the most affordable option for those who want to travel without any additional amenities. However, passengers can still enjoy free Wi-Fi and a peaceful journey.
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Relax

Passengers who want to travel in luxury can opt for the Relax ticket, which offers spacious leather seats and a relaxing atmosphere. This is a great option for those who want to unwind during their journey.
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Business

Business ticket guarantees privacy and comfort, with priority service and helpful on-board staff. This is an ideal choice for those who want a seamless and stress-free journey.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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All domestic Express InterCity trains now offer free Wi-Fi, as do select international routes to Berlin and Vienna, thanks to a partnership with T-Mobile, a leading mobile operator in Poland.
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The Quiet Zone, at no extra charge, is located in carriage no. 7 on every Express InterCity Premium train, accommodating 61 seats.
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Passengers can access electric sockets, with ample outlets available in both PKP przewozy regionalne and PKP inter-regionalne.
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You can take advantage of free baggage allowance on their journeys. This includes small and easy-to-carry items that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments. However, if the luggage is too large to fit in these compartments, there will be a fee of PLN 5.81 per item. So, you should keep in mind the size of their luggage before boarding the train to avoid any additional fees.
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PKP Intercity provides designated seating for disabled individuals or those with reduced mobility, with specific allocations based on carriage type. On EIP trains, it's advisable for such passengers to book at least 2 days in advance, though seats for wheelchair users remain continuously available. Those using wheelchairs can also purchase tickets directly onboard EIP trains if designated spots remain open. Additionally, some train routes feature carriages adapted for wheelchair users. It's important to note that if a disabled passenger is traveling with an assistance dog, they are required to book the entire compartment in couchette carriages.
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Every traveler receives a complimentary drink regardless of class, while first class passengers also enjoy a meal served at their seat.
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All trains come equipped with air conditioning.
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You are allowed to transport certain items free of charge while traveling on trains. These include easy-to-carry things that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments, as well as an unfolded pram when traveling with children, and one pair of skis. However, you will need to pay an additional fee for each bicycle they bring, provided that it is unfolded and not packed.
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Stay connected with onboard free WiFi. Use the Regiojet app or the screens in newer trains for entertainment..
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Business class passengers can benefit from a quiet compartment for a peaceful journey.
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Every seat is equipped with its own power socket.
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Feel free to bring along luggage that's easy to load. If your bags don't fit under or above your seat, no worries! The crew is here to help find a spot that won't hinder others. Just a heads up, please ensure none of your items are hazardous for everyone's safety.
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Regiojet trains have designated spaces for wheelchair users.
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Onboard, a diverse menu of drinks and snacks is accessible via the Regiojet app. All passengers receive a complimentary water bottle, while those in Relax or Business Class are treated to a free Italian coffee or mint tea.
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All coaches come equipped with air conditioning.
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RegioJet allows the transport of bicycles, small scooters, and prams on their trains with prior reservation and restrictions. Bicycles and small scooters must be placed on racks or in reserved compartments, while prams that cannot be folded can be transported at the beginning or end of the train set or in specially reserved places. However, the crew can refuse transport for safety or space reasons.
Services on board Air Serbia, PKP and RegioJet from Warsaw to Bucharest
Compare services on board when travelling from Warsaw to Bucharest by train.
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Warsaw to Bucharest CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
66.2kg
Bus
70.93kg
Flight
189.16kg
Car
151.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Warsaw to Bucharest by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Warsaw and Bucharest are 66.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Warsaw and Bucharest? By taking the train between Warsaw and Bucharest you will save 122.96kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.73kg compared to a bus and 85.12kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Warsaw to Bucharest?
A train ticket from Warsaw to Bucharest is $162.52. 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 $124.49.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Warsaw to Bucharest?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Warsaw to Bucharest is $124.49. 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 Warsaw and Bucharest by train?
Warsaw to Bucharest is 587.68 mi.
How long does the train between Warsaw and Bucharest take?
Warsaw to Bucharest is on average 16 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 15 hr 22 min.
Which companies operate from Warsaw to Bucharest?
The train journey from Warsaw to Bucharest is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Air Serbia, PKP, RegioJet and Austrian Airlines.
How many train connections per day go from Warsaw to Bucharest?
Warsaw to Bucharest has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Warsaw to Bucharest leave?
The earliest train from Warsaw to Bucharest departs at 5:27 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 Warsaw to Bucharest depart?
The latest train from Warsaw to Bucharest departs at 10:43 AM. 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 Warsaw 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 $124.49 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Warsaw to Bucharest by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Warsaw and Bucharest is 15 hr 22 min.
Is there a direct train from Warsaw to Bucharest?
Yes, there is a direct train between Warsaw and Bucharest.
What are the CO2 emissions for Warsaw to Bucharest by train?
The train journey from Warsaw to Bucharest creates 66.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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