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Sofia to Bucharest by train
Fastest journey9hr 24m
Trains per day3
Avg. journey time10hr 7m
Travelling from Sofia to Bucharest by train
Fast trains from Sofia to Bucharest take around 9 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 296 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sofia and Bucharest.
1. Are there direct trains from Sofia to Bucharest?
Direct trains from Sofia to Bucharest have been found.
We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Sofia to Bucharest every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 2 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Sofia to Bucharest?
The Sofia to Bucharest train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Sofia to Bucharest train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bucharest is usually scheduled to depart Sofia around 08:00 and the last train is around 09:20. This is the same at the weekend.
When to book Sofia to Bucharest train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Sofia to Bucharest by train.
Which train companies operate between Sofia and Bucharest?
More than one train company operates on the route from Sofia to Bucharest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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