There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu by train, bus, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  6 h 18 min

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

$16 - $25

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Bus Viitorul Transport  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Târgu Jiu

$12 - $15

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Bus Expres Transport  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Târgu Jiu

Taxi  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu 185.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu 185.9 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, shuttle, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) OTP - CLJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj Airport to Orastie
  3. Take the train from Orastie to Targu Jiu

$29 - $101

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu. However, there are services departing from Otopeni Airport and arriving at Târgu Jiu via Bucharest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Târgu Jiu is 227 km. The road distance is 297.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu without a car is to train which takes 6 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu, including transfers.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu bus services, operated by Viitorul Transport, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu is to train which takes 6 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 39 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 Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu bus services, operated by Viitorul Transport, arrive at Târgu Jiu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu is 297 km. It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu.

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

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Map of how to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu.
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  • Distance: 141.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania and Târgu Jiu, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, Viitorul Transport operates a bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 5 h 20 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
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
50 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 Targu Jiu
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Orastie to Targu Jiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Viitorul Transport
Phone
0755.107.554
Email
scviitorul@yahoo.com
Website
viitorultransport.com
Bus from Bucharest to Târgu Jiu
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
viitorultransport.com
Expres Transport
Phone
0353.806.666
Email
office@eta.ro
Website
eta.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Târgu Jiu
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
etatargujiu.autogari.ro
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Cluj Airport to Orastie
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Târgu Jiu
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taxi Bucharest
Phone
+40 72 255 3322
Website
taxibucuresti.ro
Taxi Mondial
Phone
+40 21 9423
Website
taximondial.ro
Taxi 2000 Srl
Phone
+40 72 394 9494
Website
taxi2000.ro

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