There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) FRA - OTP

$81 - $255

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Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  30 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Ploiești

$81 - $116

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Fly to Sibiu, train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Sibiu (SBZ) FRA - SBZ
  2. Take the train from Sibiu to Ploiesti Vest

$165 - $571

Bus Transmarian  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Airport to Ploiești

Train, EuroNight via Budapest-Keleti  •  27 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Ploiesti Vest Ic

$171 - $262

Train, EuroNight  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Ploiesti Vest Dacia

$163 - $244

Drive  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti 1102.1 miles

$230 - $340

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt - Airport and arriving at Ploiești. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Ploiesti Vest via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wien Hauptbahnhof and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 28 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Ploieşti is 1424 km. The road distance is 1763.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti bus services, operated by Transmarian, depart from Frankfurt - Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti bus services, operated by Transmarian, arrive at Ploiești station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti.
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  • Distance: 889.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Ploieşti, Romania?

Lufthansa, Tarom and six other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti hourly. Alternatively, Transmarian operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti 3 times a week, and the journey takes 26 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Leipzig, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Milan Malpensa, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Hamburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Prague, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Luxembourg, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Ploiesti Vest
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Frankfurt - Airport to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
26 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Ploiești
Ave. Duration
29 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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Ploieşti is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 10:49 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 11:49 PM in Ploieşti.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Ploiesti Vest station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti is 1763 km. It takes approximately 17 h 49 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ploieşti.

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Tarom, Adria Airways, LOT and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Ploieşti. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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