There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Tirgu Mures  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Tirgu Mures (TGM) FRA - TGM

$65 - $253

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Bus, train  •  27 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca
  2. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Targu Mures Ic

$20 - $24

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Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  7 h 45 min

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

$138 - $249

Train, EuroNight  •  22 h 36 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 Targu Mures Ic

$166 - $243

Train, EuroNight via Band  •  23 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Targu Mures Ic

$172 - $250

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Turda
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

$71 - $98

Bus Amring  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Südbahnhof to Sibiu
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş

$85 - $114

Drive  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania 987.5 miles

$200 - $300

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Band via Turda and Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 52 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Transylvania is 1221 km. The road distance is 1580 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania without a car is to train and EuroNight which takes 22 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 15 h 31 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Frankfurt station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania is to fly which takes 15 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Tirgu Mures Airport. The quickest flight takes 16 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania bus services, operated by Sebali Trans, arrive at Târgu Mureş station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania is 1580 km. It takes approximately 15 h 36 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania.

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Ryanair, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Wizz Air offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Tirgu Mures Airport.

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  • Distance: 763 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 31 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Transylvania, Romania?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania via Turda, Târgu Mureş, and Târgu Mureș in around 26 h 52 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirgu Mures via Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h 27 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirgu Mures via Munich, Budapest
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirgu Mures via Milan Bergamo, Budapest
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirgu Mures via Milan Malpensa, Budapest
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Tirgu Mures via Vienna, Budapest
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $470
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 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 Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $200
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 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Turda
Ave. Duration
22 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Sebali Trans
Website
sebalitrans.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sebalitrans.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Südbahnhof to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Vilex Tur
Phone
0250 735498
Email
vilextur.agentie@rdslink.ro
Website
vilextur.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
vilextur.ro
Trans Seb
Website
transseb.autogari.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transseb.autogari.ro

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