There are 8 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia by plane, shuttle, 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.

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Fly to Cluj-Napoca, shuttle  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) MXP - CLJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj Airport to Alba Iulia

$70 - $389

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Fly to Tirgu Mures, train  •  9h 13m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Tirgu Mures (TGM) MXP - TGM
  2. Take the train from Vidrasău h. to Teiuş

$46 - $202

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Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Sibiu (SBZ) MXP - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Sebeș, Sebes

$98 - $515

Train, bus via Verona  •  20h 51m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  3. Take the bus from Verona to Alba Iulia

$89 - $160

Train, bus  •  24h 55m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Cadorna Xp1
  2. Take the bus from Milano to Sebes

$58 - $95

Bus  •  25h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Sebeș, Sebes 1922

$77 - $107

Train  •  25h 55m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio 50 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB 2 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Keleti Rjx
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Loekoeshaza Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Lokoshaza to Alba Iulia

$405 - $738

Drive  •  14h 25m

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia 1498 km

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia is to train and bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 24h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia is to fly and bus which costs 85€ - 470€ and takes 6h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia. However, there are services departing from Milan Malpensa Airport, Milan and arriving at Alba Iulia via Milan, Milan and Sebes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 and arriving at Alba Iulia via Mendrisio, Lugano, Zuerich Hb, Budapest-Keleti and Lokoshaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 55m.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Alba Iulia is 1151 km. The road distance is 1498 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia without a car is to train and bus via Verona which takes 20h 51m and costs 80€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 7h 22m to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia is to bus which takes 25h 10m and costs 70€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 360€ - 700€ and takes 25h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia.
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  • Distance: 1151.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 22m

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Alba Iulia, Romania?

FlixBus operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 22h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia via Mendrisio, Lugano, Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Budapest-Keleti, Loekoeshaza, and Lokoshaza in around 25h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sibiu via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tirgu Mures via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Vidrasău h. to Teiuş
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Loekoeshaza
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Train from Lokoshaza to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Malpensa Express
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Cadorna
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Malpensa Express
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$16 - $22
Base Standard
$30 - $45
Base Premium
$40 - $60
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Italo Treno
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $80
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Bus operators
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Cluj Airport to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $85
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sibiu to Sebeș, Sebes
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Sebeș, Sebes
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Verona to Alba Iulia
Ave. Duration
17h 26m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Milano to Sebes
Ave. Duration
22h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
bepstravel.autogari.ro

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Sebeș, Sebes station.

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Alba Iulia is 1h ahead of Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). It is currently 12:02 AM in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and 1:02 AM in Alba Iulia.

Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Alba Iulia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia is 1498 km. It takes approximately 14h 25m to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia.

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

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Book your Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Alba Iulia bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Alba Iulia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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