There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  7 h 27 min

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

$140 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus Trans Nicolaescu  •  26 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca
  2. Take the bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureş

$23 - $24

5 alternative options

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  11 h 54 min

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

$169 - $580

Train  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos D
  3. Take the train from Vintu de Jos to Sanpaul H.m.

$270 - $388

Train, bus  •  24 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca
  3. Take the bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureş

$255 - $359

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  26 h 47 min

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

$76 - $128

Drive  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania 987.5 miles

$200 - $300

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania via Wien, Wien Hbf, Vintu de Jos, and Sanpaul H.m. in around 23 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania via Turda, Târgu Mureș, and Târgu Mureș in around 26 h 47 min.

Airlines
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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Sibiu via Leipzig, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
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 Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $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 Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
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
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
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 Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
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
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
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
Book at
balinttrans.ro
Sebali Trans
Website
sebalitrans.ro
Bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sebalitrans.ro
Rocada Serv
Phone
+4-0744-62.66.32
Website
rocadaserv.autogari.ro
Bus from Cluj to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
rocadaserv.autogari.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
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fany.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Irina Trans
Phone
+4-0749-226.971
Website
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
irinatrans.autogari.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Turda to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
mementobus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania is to bus which costs 18€ - 20€ and takes 26 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 27 min and costs 110€ - 210€.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Transylvania?

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 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania?

It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Transylvania, including transfers.