There are 7 ways to get from Dublin to Transylvania by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train or car ferry

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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Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) DUB - CLJ
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

$111 - $297

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Bus and ferry, busferry, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the busferry from London to Cluj-Napoca
  3. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Târgu Mureş

$47 - $118

5 alternative options

Fly to Tirgu Mures  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Tirgu Mures (TGM) DUB - TGM

$93 - $301

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Sibiu (SBZ) DUB - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș

$316 - $1,126

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  47 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Simeria
  5. Take the train from Simeria to Targu Mures Ir

$205 - $402

Carferry, busferry, train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Bootle
  2. Take the busferry from Liverpool Elmway close to Bistriţa
  3. Take the train from Bistrita Nord to Targu Mures R

$139 - $318

Bus and ferry, train  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester 880
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Sebeș
  3. Take the train from Sebes Alba to Targu Mures R

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Band via London, Cluj-Napoca and Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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The distance between Dublin and Transylvania is 2294 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Transylvania without a car is to bus and ferry and train and bus which takes 47 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Dublin to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Dublin to Transylvania bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Dublin to Transylvania bus services, operated by Autogenn, arrive at Târgu Mureş station.

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Blue Air, Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Dublin Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Transylvania. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Transylvania.
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  • Distance: 1433.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 48 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Transylvania, Romania?

Ryanair, Air Bagan and seven other airlines fly from Dublin to Transylvania every 4 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Dublin to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Dublin to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Dublin to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via Liverpool, Budapest
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via Munich, Budapest
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via Amsterdam, Budapest
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via Paris CDG, Budapest
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via London Heathrow, Budapest
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via London Luton, Budapest
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Sibiu via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Dublin to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Dublin to Tirgu Mures via London Luton
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dublin to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Dublin to Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Simeria to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bistrita Nord to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sebes Alba to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Book at
Balint Trans
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Lille to Simeria
Ave. Duration
28 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Bus and ferry from Liverpool Elmway close to Bistriţa
Ave. Duration
43 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Sebeș
Ave. Duration
47 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Bootle
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$130
Passenger & Car Flexi
$195
Overnight Cabin
$52

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