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from Bucharest to Warsaw

You can get from Bucharest to Warsaw by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bucharest to Warsaw on 21 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport4h30 09:30Warsaw Chopin Airport
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06:25Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport7h05 12:30Warsaw Chopin Airport
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14:40Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport5h30 19:10Warsaw Chopin Airport
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09:25Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport10h45 19:10Warsaw Chopin Airport
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15:55Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport4h25 19:20Warsaw Chopin Airport
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Travel Information from Bucharest to Warsaw

distanceDistance585 miles (944 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£76 - £142
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £76 • 31 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £142 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Flixbus

Travel 585 miles (944 km) by flight or coach from Bucharest to Warsaw. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £76. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Lufthansa or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Bucharest to Warsaw.

Travel Tips

Travel from Bucharest to Warsaw
Travel to Warsaw easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bucharest to Warsaw.
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Warsaw, Poland if I’m coming from Bucharest, Romania?

Travel between Bucharest, Romania and Warsaw, Poland is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Romania enter Poland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Warsaw from Bucharest?

Conditions of entry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 2 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Warsaw, Poland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Poland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 15/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Warsaw from Bucharest.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Romania from Warsaw, Poland?

The current restriction level for returning to Bucharest, Romania from Poland is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Bucharest, Romania from Warsaw, Poland?

Reentering Romania is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Bucharest from Warsaw?

  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Bucharest, Romania regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Romania must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Bucharest from Warsaw here.

What are my Bucharest to Warsaw travel options?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Bucharest to Warsaw. You can take a flight or coach.

How do I get from Bucharest to Warsaw the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Warsaw. Tickets for a coach cost on average £76.

This is compared to other travel options to Warsaw:

A coach is about £66 less than a flight, which costs on average £142 for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Bucharest to Warsaw?

The fastest way from Bucharest to Warsaw is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options between Bucharest and Warsaw can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 31 h 15 min   on average.

How far is it from Bucharest to Warsaw?

You should expect to travel around 585 miles (944 km) from Bucharest to Warsaw.

What are the departure and arrival points in Bucharest and in Warsaw?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bucharest to Warsaw:

  • Flights most often depart from Bucharest at Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport and arrive in Warsaw at Warsaw Chopin Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Bucharest at Bucharest, Autogara Filaret and arrive in Warsaw at Warsaw, Airport Lotnisko Chopina - Terminal Autokarowy.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bucharest to Warsaw?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bucharest to Warsaw, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Lufthansa can take you to Warsaw by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa from Bucharest to Warsaw for £142.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Warsaw. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Bucharest to Warsaw tickets on Omio for £76.
Is it possible to travel directly from Bucharest to Warsaw?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bucharest to Warsaw with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct flight to Warsaw with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Warsaw tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bucharest to Warsaw?
Many of our customers travelling from Bucharest to Warsaw don't make Warsaw their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Kraków or Prague, either of which you could add to your Bucharest and Warsaw trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Warsaw to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book my Bucharest to Warsaw ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Bucharest to Warsaw, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £142 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £76 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Bucharest to Warsaw tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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