There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Sighișoara by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Turda
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Sighisoara

$70 - $96

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Sighișoara N963

$31 - $76

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Train, taxi  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Fagaras D
  2. Take a taxi from Fagaras to Sighișoara

$87 - $121

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sighișoara 408.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Budapest to Sibiu, taxi  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sibiu (SBZ) BUD - SBZ
  2. Take a taxi from Sibiu to Sighișoara

$151 - $666

Train to Vienna, fly to Sibiu, taxi  •  8 h 1 min

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

$217 - $539

Fly Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Sighisoara

$49 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Sighișoara is to bus which costs 8 500 Ft - 22 000 Ft and takes 12 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Sighișoara is to drive which costs 20 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft and takes 7 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Sighișoara. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Sighisoara via Turda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Sighișoara is 460 km. The road distance is 653.8 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sighișoara without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 53 min and costs 19 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Budapest to Sighișoara, including transfers.

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Budapest to Sighișoara bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Sibiu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Sighișoara.
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  • Distance: 287.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Budapest to Sighișoara via Turda in around 11 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Basel
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Train operators
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 Budapest-Keleti to Fagaras
Ave. Duration
12 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
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 Turda
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Turda to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
fany.ro
Bus from Braşov to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 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 Turda to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Bus from Braşov to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
mementobus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Sighișoara
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Budapest to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro
Brianna Tour
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
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balinttrans.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Fagaras to Sighișoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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