There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Sărmașu by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  11h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca
  2. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sărmășel-Gară

$30 - $31

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Fly to Tirgu Mures, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Tirgu Mures (TGM) BUD - TGM
  2. Take the train from Luduş to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h.

$24 - $156

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Train  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Saratel Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Sărăţel Hm. to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h. R: Bistriţa Nord - Luduş

$25 - $36

Bus, train  •  14h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bistriţa
  2. Take the train from Bistriţa Nord to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h. R: Bistriţa Nord - Luduş

$61 - $81

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sărmașu 494.8 km

$55 - $80

Fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) BUD - CLJ

$64 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Sărmașu is to train which costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 12h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Sărmașu is to drive which costs 16 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft and takes 6h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Sărmașu. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h. via Sărăţel Hm.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 58m.

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The distance between Budapest and Sărmașu is 396 km. The road distance is 494.8 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sărmașu without a car is to bus which takes 11h 12m and costs 8 800 Ft - 9 200 Ft.

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It takes approximately 11h 12m to get from Budapest to Sărmașu, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sărmașu is to bus which takes 11h 12m and costs 8 800 Ft - 9 200 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 12h 58m, you could also fly, which costs 19 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft and takes 7h 13m.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Sărmașu is 1h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 7:11 PM in Budapest and 8:11 PM in Sărmașu.

Map of how to get from Budapest to Sărmașu.
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  • Distance: 396 km
  • Duration: 11h 12m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Sărmașu, Romania?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Sărmașu via Cluj-Napoca, Sărmășel-Gară, and Sărmaşel hcv. in around 11h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Sărmașu via Saratel and Sărăţel Hm. in around 12h 58m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Tirgu Mures
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $150
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Krakow, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Regio Călători
Phone
0310 800 900
Email
contact@regiocalatori.ro
Website
regiocalatori.ro
Train from Sărăţel Hm. to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h.
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Regio Călători
Train from Bistriţa Nord to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h.
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Regio Călători
Train from Luduş to Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h.
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Regio Călători
Bus operators
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gigtour.ro
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sărmășel-Gară
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bistriţa
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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Budapest to Sărmașu train services, operated by Regio Călători, arrive at Sărmăşel Gaz Metan h. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Sărmașu is 495 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Budapest to Sărmașu.

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Turkish Airlines, Tarom, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Sărmașu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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