There are 9 ways to get from Bratislava to Transylvania by train, bus, taxi, 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.

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Train, bus Brianna Tour  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Târgu Mureș

$106 - $137

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Train, bus FlixBus  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Târgu Mureș, Târgu Mureş N963

$65 - $99

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Bus Kruiser  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava AS to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Târgu Mureş

$69 - $74

Train, taxi  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos D
  3. Take a taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania

$166 - $236

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Cluj-Napoca
  2. Take the bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureş

$68 - $90

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Transylvania 509.7 miles

$100 - $150

Bus, fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) VIE - CLJ
  3. Take the bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

$110 - $410

Bus, fly to Sibiu  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sibiu (SBZ) VIE - SBZ
  3. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș

$120 - $409

Bus, fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) VIE - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
  4. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Band

$84 - $249

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Transylvania is to bus which costs 58€ - 63€ and takes 12 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Transylvania is to bus and fly which costs 90€ - 350€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Bratislava AS and arriving at Band via Oradea and Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 59 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Transylvania is 574 km. The road distance is 815.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Transylvania without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 40 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 12 h 40 min to get from Bratislava to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Transylvania bus services, operated by Kruiser, depart from Bratislava AS station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Bratislava to Transylvania bus services, operated by Autogenn, arrive at Târgu Mureş station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Transylvania is 816 km. It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to drive from Bratislava to Transylvania.

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  • Distance: 358.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 40 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Transylvania, Romania?

You can take a bus from Bratislava to Transylvania via Oradea, Târgu Mureş, and Târgu Mureș in around 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
slovakrail.sk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Brianna Tour
Kruiser
Phone
+4368-860-574-447
Email
contact@kruiser.ro
Website
kruiser.ro
Bus from Bratislava AS to Oradea
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
kruiser.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Oradea to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Târgu Mureș, Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Sebali Trans
Website
sebalitrans.ro
Bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
sebalitrans.ro
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Band
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
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balinttrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
Book at
balinttrans.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Wizz Air and Tarom offer flights from Vienna Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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