COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Coaches from Bucharest to Leipzig

Lowest Prices

We partner with the top coach & train carriers to bring you the best deals.

No Wanderu Fees

Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.

Best Travel Options

We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.

Bucharest - Leipzig Coach Timetable

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from£23.87

Journey Information

There is one daily coach from Bucharest to Leipzig. Traveling by coach from Bucharest to Leipzig usually takes around 31 hours and 54 minutes, but the fastest Union Ivkoni coach can make the trip in 27 hours and 45 minutes.

Distance793 mi (1277 km)
Shortest duration27h 45m
Cheapest price£56.71
Most frequent serviceUnion Ivkoni
Coach lines1

What coach companies travel from Bucharest to Leipzig?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Bucharest to Leipzig. Union Ivkoni is the only company to provides coach transportation available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Union Ivkoni11d 7h 55m£68.45
  • Union Ivkoni

    Union Ivkoni

    Union Ivkoni was founded in Bulgaria in 1992 and quickly expanded its operations throughout Europe. Popular routes include both shorter travels within one country and long-haul international trips. Their reliable coaches offer amenities to make your trip comfortable, including air conditioning, extra legroom, and power outlets. Union Ivkoni usually operates 1 trips per day on the route from Bucharest to Leipzig, and the trip usually takes 31 hours and 55 minutes to complete.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Bucharest to Leipzig during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach 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, coach 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 coach 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 coach.

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 coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 31 hours and 54 minutes to cover the 793 miles from Bucharest to Leipzig. However, the fastest coach only takes 27 hours and 45 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach 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 coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Leipzig 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Bucharest?

There is usually only one coach per day from Bucharest to Leipzig. It leaves the station in Bucharest at 05:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coach trips to Leipzig are there per day?

There is usually only one coach per day from Bucharest to Leipzig. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.

City Information

Bucharest

Bucharest, Romania - ROBKT-0

Image credit: Unsplash

Bucharest, Romania - ROBKT-1

Image credit: Unsplash

Bucharest, Romania - ROBKT-2

Image credit: Unsplash

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.

Leipzig

Leipzig - DELPG-0

Image credit: Unsplash

Leipzig - DELPG-1

Image credit: Pixabay

Leipzig - DELPG-2

Image credit: Unsplash

Leipzig is a hip city in the Saxony region in the east of Germany. This city is the home of famous composers Richard Wagner and Johann Sebastian Bach and pays tribute to these musical giants with attractions such as the Bach-Museum Leipzig.

Discover some of the city's most interesting architecture in its historic churches. St. Nicholas Church, near Leipzig University, is a Romanesque church with Gothic roots. It was built in 1797 and boasts neoclassical interiors and magnificent pillars. St. Thomas Church is just as impressive and is Bach's final resting place.

Significant art collections are on view at both the Museum of Fine Arts and the Grassi Museum of Applied Arts. Check out the Asisi Panometer to see how a giant painting merges with an equally large gas tank to form a remarkable panoramic attraction.

When hunger strikes, Leipzig has many excellent places to wine and dine. Take a seat at Auerbachs Keller, one of Germany's oldest and most popular restaurants. Ouzeri Was Kost Das is perfect for a romantic dinner, thanks to its cosy setting by the canal.

International travelers can reach Leipzig via the Leipzig/Halle Airport or the impressive European train system. Trains with service to Leipzig include Deutsche Bahn, DB Intercity, FlixTrain, or alex. If you prefer getting there by coach, simply hop on any one of these: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, RoadJet, Union Ivkoni, or Racic Eurobus.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Bucharest?

Departure stations

Bucharest has two coach stations with service to Leipzig.

All coach stations in Bucharest:

  • Henri Coanda Airport

  • Bucharest Militari Bus Station

Where does the coach arrive in Leipzig?

Arrival stations

All coaches from Bucharest arrive at one main station in Leipzig.

Coach stations in Leipzig:

  • Central Station

Need a return trip from Leipzig to Bucharest?

Search Coach Tickets

Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.

With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.

Book coaches and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android