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There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Blaj by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Alba Iulia

$59 - $80

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Train  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca Ic
  4. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Blaj D / ...

$20 - $33

6 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Alba Iulia 961

$31 - $54

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Blaj 338.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Budapest to Sibiu, train  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sibiu (SBZ) BUD - SBZ
  2. Take the train from Sibiu to Blaj

$106 - $611

Fly Budapest to Cluj-Napoca, shuttle  •  9h 20m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) BUD - CLJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj Airport to Teiuş

$41 - $398

Train to Vienna, fly to Sibiu, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sibiu (SBZ) VIE - SBZ
  3. Take the train from Sibiu to Blaj

$171 - $482

Fly Budapest to Tirgu Mures, train  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tirgu Mures (TGM) BUD - TGM
  2. Take the train from Vidrasau to Razboieni
  3. Take the train from Razboieni to Blaj

$24 - $157

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Blaj is to train which costs 5 500 Ft - 9 500 Ft and takes 11h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Blaj is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Blaj. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Blaj via Alba Iulia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Blaj. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Blaj via Püspökladany, Biharkeresztes and Cluj Napoca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 37m.

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The distance between Budapest and Blaj is 399 km. The road distance is 541.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Blaj without a car is to bus which takes 9h 2m and costs 16 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 9h 2m to get from Budapest to Blaj, including transfers.

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Budapest to Blaj bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Budapest station.

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Budapest to Blaj train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Nyugati station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Blaj is to bus which takes 9h 2m and costs 16 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5 500 Ft - 9 500 Ft and takes 11h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Blaj.
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  • Distance: 249.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 2m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Blaj, Alba, Romania?

SC Latino Expres S.R.L. operates a bus from Budapest to Blaj once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 7h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Blaj via Püspökladany, Biharkeresztes, and Cluj Napoca in around 11h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Tirgu Mures
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Krakow, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Blaj
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sibiu to Blaj
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Vidrasau to Razboieni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Razboieni to Blaj
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Cluj Airport to Teiuş
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $75
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Sibiu Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 20m and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Blaj bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., arrive at Alba Iulia station.

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Blaj is 1h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 4:50 PM in Budapest and 5:50 PM in Blaj.

Budapest to Blaj train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Blaj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Blaj is 542 km. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Budapest to Blaj.

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Swiss, Cairo Aviation, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Sibiu Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Blaj. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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