Travel from Bucharest to Transylvania

Bus or train from Bucharest to Transylvania?

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Transylvania via Ploiesti Sud, Targu Mures, and Târgu Mureș in around 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Transylvania once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $27 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

How to get from Bucharest to Transylvania

From Bucuresti Nord Gara A train to Ploiesti, bus to Fântânele, then taxi to Transylvania. 5 h 36 min. From Bucuresti bus to Ploiesti Sud, bus to Targu Mures, walk to Târgu Mureș, then bus to Band. 8 h 27 min 92 lei. From Bucuresti Nord Gara A train to Targu Mures then taxi to Transylvania. 8 h 58 min 139 lei. From Universitate line 783 bus to Otopeni Airport, bus to Targu Mures, walk to Târgu Mureș, then bus to Band. 9 h 46 min 90 lei. From Bucharest drive to Transylvania. 5 h 40 min 178 lei. From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to Cluj-Napoca airport, shuttle to Turda, bus to Târgu Mureş, then taxi to Transylvania. 5 h 40 min 186 lei. From Universitate line 783 bus to Bucharest Otopeni airport, fly to Sibiu airport, bus to Târgu Mureș, walk to Târgu Mureș, then bus to Transylvania. 8 h 33 min 1515 lei.
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