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Bosphor Express (Istanbul Bucharest train)

Route map, train timetable, main stations and ticket options of international train running between Halkalı and Bucharest:

This train is running only during summer. In 2018 international train timetables, it’s planned to run between 1st of Juna and 28th of September.
Bosphor Express (Bucharest Istanbul train) travel info

What kind of a train I’m going to travel with? TCDD electric loco + CFR passenger coaches

What options I have? Couchette (4 persons) + sleeper (2-2 persons)

Any food service in the train? No food service

How far is it from Halkalı to Bucharest? 940 km

How long it takes from Halkalı to Bucharest? 17-19 hours

How can I buy the ticket? Sadece uluslararası bilet satışının yapıldığı gişelerden

When can I buy the ticket? 60 days prior to departure

Cover photo: Onur Uysal

Next page: Route map and main stations

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.


  1. Ay want to gou from halkali to Istanbul dou you heaw eni bus or train to Istanbul.? Im from România. End ai wil arive AT halkali from București. But ai want to gou to Istanbul

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