There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest to Zărnești by train, bus, 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 40 min

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

$19 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus Autogara Pax  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
  2. Take the bus from Ploieşti to Braşov
  3. Take the bus from Braşov to Zărnești

$14 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus Alexa Trans  •  5 h 10 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

$75 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Zărnești 119 miles

$19 - $28

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

Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Bucharest to Zărnești hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Zărnești via Braşov in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
Bus from Ploieşti to Braşov
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
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
Sir Trans
Phone
+4-021-316.42.21
Website
sirtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sirtrans.ro
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Comanto Trans
Phone
+4-021-312.03.45
Website
comantotrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
comantotrans.ro
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Ploieşti to Braşov
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Ploiesti Sud to Braşov
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fany.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Ploiești to Braşov
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bucharest to Zărnești
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$75 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest and Zărnești is 140 km. The road distance is 190 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești is to bus which costs $14 - $24 and takes 5 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Zărnești is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $19 - $25.

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 10 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Bucharest to Zărnești, including transfers.