There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Balea by train, night train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Fagaras D

$28 - $36

Cheapest option

EuroNight, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Gara Brașov Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Arpasu De Jos

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest to Balea 174.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Balea 174.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Sibiu (SBZ) OTP - SBZ

$184 - $730

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Balea is to EuroNight and bus which costs $16 - $22 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Balea is to fly which costs $180 - $750 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Balea is 194 km. The road distance is 278.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Balea without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs $27 - $40.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Bucharest to Balea, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Balea is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs $27 - $40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $180 - $750 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Sibiu Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Balea is 279 km. It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to drive from Bucharest to Balea.

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Tarom offers flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Sibiu Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Balea. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Balea.
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  • Distance: 121.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Balea, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Balea once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, Tarom flies from Bucharest to Balea once daily.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Gara Brașov
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
AXI Tours
Phone
021-300.75.35
Website
axitours.com
Bus from Braşov to Arpasu De Jos
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
axitours.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest to Balea
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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