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Prague - Bucharest Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Prague to Bucharest. Traveling by bus from Prague to Bucharest usually takes around 31 hours and 46 minutes, but the fastest Comati PSG bus can make the trip in 21 hours,

Distance671 mi (1080 km)
Shortest duration21h 0m
Cheapest price$78.27
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceComati PSG
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Prague to Bucharest?

The average price for a bus ticket to Bucharest is $97.85, On this route bus tickets are priced higher than other routes, even so it is likely a better deal than flying or driving to Bucharest and a lot less hassle as well. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just C$88 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Prague to Bucharest in December, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to C$151 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

What bus companies travel from Prague to Bucharest?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Prague to Bucharest that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Comati PSG usually offers more choice, with 2 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Comati PSG21d 12h 43m$114.17
Union Ivkoni223h 31m$84.20
  • Comati PSG

    Comati PSG

    Book Comati PSG from Prague to Bucharest from $113. There are 2 Comati PSG schedules from Prague to Bucharest and you can expect on average to pay for a Comati PSG ticket to Bucharest. In Prague, Comati PSG departs to Bucharest from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station and no other station. In Bucharest, Comati PSG arrives at Bucuresti Militari Bus Station and no other station.

    An average trip on Comati PSG from Prague to Bucharest takes 36 hours and 43 minutes , while the fastest available Comati PSG trip will get you to Bucharest in 21 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Comati PSG offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Bucharest.

  • Union Ivkoni

    Union Ivkoni

    Book Union Ivkoni from Prague to Bucharest from $78. There are 2 Union Ivkoni schedules from Prague to Bucharest and you can expect on average to pay for a Union Ivkoni ticket to Bucharest. In Prague, Union Ivkoni departs to Bucharest from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station and no other station. In Bucharest, Union Ivkoni arrives at Bucharest Militari Bus Station and 1 other station.

    An average trip on Union Ivkoni from Prague to Bucharest takes 23 hours and 31 minutes , while the fastest available Union Ivkoni trip will get you to Bucharest in 21 hours and 0 minutes .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Prague to Bucharest during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 31 hours and 46 minutes to cover the 1080 kilometers from Prague to Bucharest. However, the fastest bus only takes 21 hours. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Bucharest at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Prague?

The first bus leaves at 10:00pm and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Prague to Bucharest, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Prague to Bucharest every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Prague to Bucharest without transferring.

City Information

Prague

With storied churches and beautiful castles, Prague was once the hidden gem of Europe, and it has now revealed its beauty to the world. Prague’s prized landmark is the majestic Prague Castle, which is the largest castle complex in the world. The castle is an amalgamation of many different architectural styles, making it a very special destination to visit. You might even get to see the president of Czechia as well, since it is his office! If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy the vibe of the city, head for the Old Town Square, which has seen very few changes since its conception in the 12th century. If you are not afraid of a little hiking, head to Petrin Hill, which is one of the largest green areas in the city. The area also houses the Rose Garden and Seminary Garden, featuring more than 2,100 trees.

Prague’s food scene is not as well-known as other famous cities’, but the local dishes such as knedlíky or bramboráky will pleasantly surprise you. La Degustation Boheme Bourgeoise is a Michelin-starred restaurant that offers amazing Czech dishes. For local beers, don’t hesitate to check out U Medvídku.

Praha hlavní nádraží is the largest international train station in Prague and it’s located right in the heart of the city. Not too far from the train station is Prague’s central bus station. The principal airport in the city is the Václav Havel Airport Prague.

Bucharest

Considered one of Europe’s best-kept secrets, Bucharest boasts a unique look that effortlessly blends elements from the East and the West. To marvel at the city’s unique architecture, head over to the Palace of Parliament, which was built during the communist rule of the country. Blending iconic communist architectural elements with modernist Neoclassicism, the building is a living witness to the country’s controversial era. There are walking tours for interested visitors, and the building also houses Romania’s National Museum of Contemporary Art. For those interested in history or cultural lessons, the National Museum of the Romanian Peasant, with its impressive collection of pottery, certainly is a good choice. For those who simply wish to enjoy a walk among nature, Carol Park is relatively close to the city center, and it rarely gets crowded.

Like most big European cities, the food scene at Bucharest is vibrant and extremely diverse. For those who enjoy authentically Romanian dishes, Casa Doina is a great choice. If you wish to enjoy something more exotic, Divan could be a great choice.

The main bus station in Bucharest is called Bucuresti Militari Bus Station. It is located on the outskirts of the city and it serves as the local hub for FlixBus. Bucharest’s main railway station is the Gara de Nord, which provides access to other European cities as well. The main airport is the Henri Coandă International Airport, located 10.3 miles north of the city center.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Prague?

Prague Florenc Central Bus Station  - CZPRGDEFLX-0

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Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Prague.

All bus stations in Prague:

  • Prague Florenc Central Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Bucharest?

Arrival stations

Buses arrive in Bucharest at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Bucharest:

  • Bucuresti Militari Bus Station

  • Henri Coanda Airport

  • Bucharest Militari Bus Station

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