There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Petroşani by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 12 min

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

$13 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus Viitorul Transport  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Petroşani

$14 - $18

Bus Normandia Transport  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Militari to Petroşani B3

$14

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Petroşani 203.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) OTP - CLJ
  2. Take the train from Orastie to Petrosani

$27 - $102

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Petroşani is to bus which costs $15 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Petroşani is to drive which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Bucharest and Petroşani is 242 km. The road distance is 325 km.

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The train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Petrosani takes 6 h 12 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at Petroşani. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Petrosani. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Petroşani 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, Viitorul Transport operates a bus from Bucharest to Petroşani once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h 43 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
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 Petrosani
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Orastie to Petrosani
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Viitorul Transport
Phone
0755.107.554
Email
scviitorul@yahoo.com
Website
viitorultransport.com
Bus from Bucharest to Petroşani
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
viitorultransport.com
Normandia Transport
Phone
+4-0250.861.151
Website
normandiatransport.com
Bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Militari to Petroşani
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
normandiatransport.com

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