List of rivers of Romania

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This is a list of rivers of Romania which entirely or partially flow through Romania.

Longest rivers

Major rivers of Romania Rivers Romania.png
Major rivers of Romania
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Hydrographical map of Romania

The length and drainage area represent only the part of the river within Romania. [1]

River nameLength of the river (km)Drainage area (km²)
Danube 1,07533,250 [2]
Mureș 76127,890
Prut 74210,990
Olt 61524,050
Siret 55942,890
Ialomița 41710,350
Someș 37615,740
Argeș 35012,550
Jiu 33910,080
Buzău 3025,264
Dâmbovița 2862,824
Bistrița 2837,039
Jijia 2755,757
Târnava 246 [3] 6,253
Timiș 2445,673
Crișul Alb 2344,240
Vedea 2245,430
Târnava Mare 2233,666
Moldova 2134,299
Bârlad 2077,220
Târnava Mică 1962,071
Prahova 1933,738
Neajlov 1863,720
Olteț 1852,663
Someșul Mic 1783,773
Suceava 1732,298
Bega 1702,362
Arieș 1663,005
Trotuș 1624,456

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  1. 2017 Romanian Statistical Yearbook, p. 13
  2. excluding tributaries which form first degree basins
  3. including source river Târnava Mare
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Map of Romania's hydrographic network

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