There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Predeal D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Predeal to Targu Mures

$16 - $24

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Târgu Mureș

$16 - $23

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Train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Targu Mures Ir

$16 - $25

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș 223.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  5 h 23 min

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

$21 - $95

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  6 h 7 min

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

$167 - $713

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Târgu Mureș. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Targu Mures. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Târgu Mureș is 264 km. The road distance is 358.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș, including transfers.

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

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Bucharest to Târgu Mureș train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș is to bus which takes 6 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min.

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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 Târgu Mureș bus services, operated by Fany, arrive at Târgu Mureș station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș.
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  • Distance: 164.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Târgu Mureș, Romania?

Fany operates a bus from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 8 h 30 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 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
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Predeal
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Predeal to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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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
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
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

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Bucharest to Târgu Mureș train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Targu Mures station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Târgu Mureș is 358 km. It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to drive from Bucharest to Târgu Mureș.

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

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There are 101+ hotels available in Târgu Mureș. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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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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