There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Alba Iulia 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.

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Bus Euroady Maxi-Taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Alba Iulia

$16 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus Alis Grup  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Militari to Alba Iulia

$9 - $18

5 alternative options

Train via Vintu de Jos  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Vintu de Jos D / ...

$16 - $23

Train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Alba Iulia Ir

$18 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Alba Iulia 222.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) OTP - CLJ

$21 - $177

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  5 h 14 min

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

$165 - $716

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Alba Iulia is to bus which costs $9 - $19 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Alba Iulia is to fly which costs $20 - $180 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Alba Iulia is 268 km. The road distance is 355.5 km.

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The bus from Bucureşti to Alba Iulia takes 6 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucureşti and arriving at Alba Iulia. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Alba Iulia. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Alba Iulia.
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  • Distance: 167.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Alba Iulia, Romania?

Euroady Maxi-Taxi operates a bus from Bucharest to Alba Iulia once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Fany also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Alba Iulia 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 7 h 2 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 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
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $130
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Vintu de Jos
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Euroady Maxi-Taxi
Phone
+4-021-772.62.13
Website
euroadymaxitaxi.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
euroadymaxitaxi.autogari.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from București to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
fany.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fany.ro
Dacos
Phone
(0250) 747-41
Email
secretariat@dacos.com.ro
Website
dacos.com.ro
Bus from Autogara Militari to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
dacos.autogari.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dacos.autogari.ro

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