There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Sovata by train, taxi, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Gheorghieni Ir
  2. Take a taxi from Gheorghieni to Sovata

$142 - $188

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Night train, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sfintu Gheorghe D
  2. Take the bus from Sfântu Gheorghe to Sovata

$11 - $21

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Miercurea Ciuc Ir
  2. Take the bus from Miercurea Ciuc to Sovata Băi

$13 - $20

Bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Târgu Mureș
  2. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Sovata

$18 - $27

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Sovata 211.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) OTP - CLJ
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Sovata

$43 - $115

Fly to Iasi, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Iasi (IAS) OTP - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iaşi to Sovata

$56 - $163

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sibiu (SBZ) OTP - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș
  3. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Sovata

$192 - $738

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Sovata. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Sovata via Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Sovata is 254 km. The road distance is 338 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Sovata without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Bucharest to Sovata, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Sovata bus services, operated by Fany, depart from Bucuresti station.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Bucharest to Sovata bus services, operated by Balint Trans, arrive at Sovata station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Sovata is 338 km. It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to drive from Bucharest to Sovata.

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Blue Air and Tarom offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Sovata. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Sovata.
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  • Distance: 158.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Sovata, Romania?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Sovata via Târgu Mureș in around 9 h 21 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Gheorghieni
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sfintu Gheorghe
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Miercurea Ciuc
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Sfântu Gheorghe to Sovata
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $10
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Balint Trans
Bus from Miercurea Ciuc to Sovata Băi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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Balint Trans
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Sovata
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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Balint Trans
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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Balint Trans
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
fany.ro
Irina Trans
Phone
+4-0749-226.971
Website
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Turda to Sovata
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
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irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Sovata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
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irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Sovata
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Gheorghieni to Sovata
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs .

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