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

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  •  2 h 24 min

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

$19 - $25

Cheapest option

EuroNight, bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Gara Brașov Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Zărnești

$8 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Gară Filaret to Braşov
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Zărnești

$18 - $20

Taxi  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bucharest to Zărnești 119 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Zărnești 119 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești is to EuroNight and bus which costs $8 - $14 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești is to train which costs $19 - $25 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Zărnești. However, there are services departing from Bucharest Gară Filaret and arriving at Zărnești via Braşov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Zărnești is 140 km. The road distance is 190.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs $19 - $25.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Bucharest to Zărnești, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Zărnești bus services, operated by Alexa Trans, depart from Bucharest Gară Filaret station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs $19 - $25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $21 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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  • Distance: 87.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Zărnești, Braşov, Romania?

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Zărnești once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Zărnești via Braşov in around 5 h 9 min.

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
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Bucharest Gară Filaret to Braşov
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
Transbus Codreanu
Phone
0268427267
Website
transbuscodreanu.autogari.ro
Bus from Braşov to Zărnești
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transbuscodreanu.autogari.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest to Zărnești
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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