There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Balea 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ucea Regional

$16 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sibiu

$13 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest to Balea 174.3 miles

$140 - $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 - $731

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

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Balea once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, S.C. Autotrans Calatori Filaret S.A. operates a bus from Bucharest to Balea once daily. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 3 h 37 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
S.C. Autotrans Calatori Filaret S.A.
Phone
021.335.32.90
Email
agentia.filaret@acfilaret.ro
Website
acfilaret.ro
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
acfilaret.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest to Balea
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Estimated price
$140 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest and Balea is 194 km. The road distance is 279 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Balea is to bus which costs $12 - $16 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Bucharest to Balea, including transfers.