There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Transylvania by plane, bus, train, taxi 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 from Rome, bus  •  7 h 47 min

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

$99 - $251

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) CIA - CLJ
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

$48 - $188

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice to Târgu Mureș

$118 - $178

Train, taxi  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos D
  4. Take a taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania

$267 - $436

Bus Bep's Travel  •  30 h 51 min

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

$66 - $101

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  39 h 1 min

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

$77 - $106

Drive  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Transylvania 1144.2 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Transylvania is to bus which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 30 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Transylvania is to fly and bus which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 7 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Roma and arriving at Band via Sibiu and Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 51 min.

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The distance between Rome and Transylvania is 1079 km. The road distance is 1830.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Transylvania without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 38 min and costs 100€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Rome to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Rome to Transylvania bus services, operated by Bep's Travel, depart from Roma station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Transylvania.
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  • Distance: 674.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 47 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Transylvania, Romania?

You can take a bus from Rome to Transylvania via Sibiu, Târgu Mureş, and Târgu Mureș in around 30 h 51 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

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 Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Wien HBF
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Brianna Tour
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
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Roma to Turda
Ave. Duration
34 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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
Other operators
Taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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