There are 6 ways to get from Alba Iulia to Budapest by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 961

$32 - $50

4 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Vintu de Jos to Budapest-Keleti D / ...

$45 - $71

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Alba Iulia to Budapest 316.3 miles

$55 - $85

Bus to Sibiu, fly  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Alba Iulia to Sibiu
  2. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Budapest (BUD) SBZ - BUD

$107 - $616

Fly from Cluj-Napoca  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Budapest (BUD) CLJ - BUD

$42 - $411

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The cheapest way to get from Alba Iulia to Budapest is to bus which costs $30 - $55 and takes 10 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alba Iulia to Budapest is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Alba Iulia and Budapest is 381 km. The road distance is 506 km.

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The bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest takes 7 h 17 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alba Iulia and arriving at Budapest. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alba Iulia to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Alba Iulia and arriving at Budapest-Keleti via Vintu de Jos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Alba Iulia, Romania and Budapest, Hungary?

SC Latino Expres S.R.L. operates a bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 7 h 17 min. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Alba Iulia to Budapest 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 8 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Alba Iulia to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Alba Iulia to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fany.ro

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