There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Bran Castle by bus, train, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Braşov

$61 - $89

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EuroNight  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara Brașov Dacia

$29 - $50

5 alternative options

Train  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Codlea Ic

$37 - $52

Drive  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Bran Castle 436.4 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Otopeni Airport to Brasov

$47 - $340

Fly Budapest to Sibiu, train  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sibiu (SBZ) BUD - SBZ
  2. Take the train from Sibiu to Brasov

$110 - $620

Train, train to Oradea, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
  3. Fly from Oradea (OMR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) OMR - OTP
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Otopeni Airport to Brasov

$50 - $200

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Bran Castle. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Bran via Braşov and Moeciu de Jos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 54 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Bran Castle is 532 km. The road distance is 698.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Bran Castle without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 54 min to get from Budapest to Bran Castle, including transfers.

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Budapest to Bran Castle bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Budapest station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Bran Castle is to bus which takes 11 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Budapest to Bran Castle bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., arrive at Braşov station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Bran Castle is 698 km. It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to drive from Budapest to Bran Castle.

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Tarom offers flights from Budapest Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Bran Castle.
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  • Distance: 332.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 54 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Bran Castle, Romania?

SC Latino Expres S.R.L. operates a bus from Budapest to Bran Castle once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 9 h 47 min. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Bran Castle 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 12 h 49 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Basel
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Codlea
Ave. Duration
12 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara Brașov
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Braşov
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Direct Aeroport
Phone
0371.503.503
Email
office@direct-aeroport.ro
Website
direct-aeroport.ro
Shuttle from Otopeni Airport to Brasov
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
direct-aeroport.ro

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