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There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Rupea by bus, train, night bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the train from Constanţa to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
  3. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Racoş Hm.

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Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Racoş Hm.

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to Sighisoara

Train

  1. Take the train from Halkali to Kapikule
  2. Take the train from Kapikule to Dimitrovgrad
  3. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Ruse
  4. Take the train from Ruse to Bucuresti Nord
  5. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Rupea

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Shumen Bus Station
  2. Take the night bus from Shumen to Bucharest FlixBus stop
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest FlixBus stop to Făgăraș

Drive

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Rupea

Fly to Cluj-Napoca, shuttle, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj Airport to Teiuş
  3. Take the train from Teiuş to Sighişoara

Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP)
  2. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Racoş Hm.

Fly to Iasi, bus

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Iasi (IAS)
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Făgăraș

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Rupea is to night train and train which costs 360 ₺ - 700 ₺ and takes 28h 13m.

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The fastest way to get from Istanbul to Rupea is to fly and shuttle and train. Taking this option will cost 2.200 ₺ - 6.000 ₺ and takes 8h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Rupea. However, there are services departing from Istanbul - Aksaray and arriving at Rupea via Constanta and Sighisoara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 45m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Rupea is 634 km. The road distance is 882.6 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Rupea without a car is to bus and train which takes 20h 35m and costs 550 ₺ - 1.100 ₺.

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It takes approximately 20h 35m to get from Istanbul to Rupea, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Rupea bus services, operated by TransEvren, depart from Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Rupea is to bus which takes 21h 45m and costs 750 ₺ - 1.100 ₺. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 390 ₺ - 900 ₺ and takes 23h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Istanbul to Rupea bus services, operated by Fany, arrive at Sighisoara station.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Rupea.
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  • Distance: 634.2 km
  • Duration: 20h 35m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Rupea, Romania?

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Rupea via Constanta and Sighisoara in around 21h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Istanbul to Rupea via Kapikule, Dimitrovgrad, Ruse, Bucuresti Nord, Bucureşti Nord Gr.A, and Rupea in around 23h 52m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Istanbul to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Istanbul to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Istanbul to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Istanbul to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
HiSky
Website
hisky.aero
Flights from Istanbul to Iasi
Ave. Duration
20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Constanţa to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$15 - $17
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Racoş Hm.
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$15 - $17
Train from Ruse to Bucuresti Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$3 - $4
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Rupea
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$16 - $18
Train from Teiuş to Sighişoara
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$2 - $3
1st Class
$7 - $9
Astra Trans Carpatic
Phone
0751.525.520
Email
office@astratranscarpatic.ro
Website
astratranscarpatic.ro
Train from Constanţa to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Constanţa to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Website
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Transferoviar Calatori
Phone
+40 238 434 380
Email
sesizari@transferoviarcalatori.ro
Website
transferoviarcalatori.ro
Train from Constanţa to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Transferoviar Calatori
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Kapikule to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$3 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$6 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $10
Train from Ruse to Bucuresti Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$17 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
transevren.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Constanta to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
fany.ro
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Shumen Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Union Ivkoni
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Shumen to Bucharest FlixBus stop
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bucharest FlixBus stop to Făgăraș
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Cluj Airport to Teiuş
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $65
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Iași to Făgăraș
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
tabitatour.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Rupea is 883 km. It takes approximately 11h 53m to drive from Istanbul to Rupea.

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Tarom and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Rupea. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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