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Fly to Turin, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Turin (TRN) OTP - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€63 - €204

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Linate (LIN) OTP - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€33 - €152

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OTP - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€43 - €159

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) OTP - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€39 - €185

Bus, train via Venice  •  29h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Venice
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€97 - €188

Bus  •  33h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Braşov
  2. Take the bus from Brasov to Alba

€55 - €81

Train  •  37h 50m

  1. Take the train from Bucureşti Băneasa to Cluj Napoca
  2. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Wien Hbf Ir
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€130 - €297

Bus, train  •  39h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Autogara Militari to Genoa 1922
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti Re / ...

€97 - €167

Drive  •  18h 56m

  1. Drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba 1784.6 km

€220 - €330

Romania → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Romania

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Romania

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Romania
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  • 5-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Romania

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Romania.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alba is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alba is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alba is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Romania from Italy is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba is to bus, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 33h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba is to fly and train which costs $75 - $250 and takes 5h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba. However, there are services departing from Bucharest Otopeni Airport and arriving at Alba via Brasov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 31m.

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The distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Alba is 1425 km. The road distance is 1784.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba without a car is to bus and train via Venice which takes 29h 6m and costs $110 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba, including transfers.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba bus services, operated by Duda Trans, depart from Bucharest Otopeni Airport station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba is to bus which takes 33h 31m and costs $65 - $100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $150 - $360 and takes 37h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Turin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba bus services, operated by Bep's Travel, arrive at Alba station.

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  • Distance: 1424.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba via Braşov and Brasov in around 33h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba via Bucharest Pod Băneasa, Bucureşti Băneasa, Cluj Napoca, Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, and Torino Porta Susa in around 37h 50m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin via Pescara
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €120
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €240
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€14 - €240
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo via Timisoara
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€14 - €240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€22 - €150
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€26 - €160
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin via Bari
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€25 - €160
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Turin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Malpensa via Corfu
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€65 - €95
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucureşti Băneasa to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €35
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€28 - €32
Train from Cluj Napoca to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
€14 - €18
1st Class
€37 - €42
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€70 - €110
Website
Railjet
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Bus operators
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Venice
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Braşov
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Brasov to Alba
Ave. Duration
29h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest Autogara Militari to Genoa
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Alba is 1h behind Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP). It is currently 8:54 AM in Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and 7:54 AM in Alba.

Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba is 1785 km. It takes approximately 18h 56m to drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Alba.

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