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There are 7 ways to get from Sibiu to Szeged by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Arad  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Sibiu to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér RegioJet

4 868 Ft - 6 866 Ft

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Sibiu to Arad IR: Bucureşti Nord Gr.A - Lokoshaza / ...
  2. Take the bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér RegioJet

3 680 Ft - 9 089 Ft

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Sibiu to Nagylak
  2. Take the train from Nagylak to Ujszeged Re

Bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Sibiu to Szeged 1926

6 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft

Train  •  11h 57m

  1. Take the train from Sibiu to Ketegyhaza Ir
  2. Take the train from Ketegyhaza to Ujszeged Re

4 295 Ft - 9 967 Ft

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Sibiu to Szeged 397.1 km

13 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft

Fly, bus  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Timisoara (TSR) SBZ - TSR
  2. Take the bus from Timisoara Airport to Szeged Viztoroni ter

25 110 Ft - 83 110 Ft

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sibiu to Szeged is to bus via Arad which costs $15 - $22 and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Sibiu to Szeged is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sibiu and arriving at Szeged. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sibiu to Szeged. However, there are services departing from Sibiu and arriving at Ujszeged via Ketegyhaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 57m.

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The distance between Sibiu and Szeged is 313 km. The road distance is 397.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sibiu to Szeged without a car is to bus via Arad which takes 6h 37m and costs $15 - $22.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from Sibiu to Szeged, including transfers.

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Sibiu to Szeged bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Sibiu station.

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Sibiu to Szeged train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Sibiu station.

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The best way to get from Sibiu to Szeged is to bus via Arad which takes 6h 37m and costs $15 - $22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $13 - $35 and takes 11h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Sibiu to Szeged.
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  • Distance: 313 km
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Sibiu, Romania and Szeged, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Sibiu to Szeged via Arad, autogara Transdara in around 6h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sibiu to Szeged via Ketegyhaza in around 11h 57m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 46 000 Ft
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 36 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sibiu to Timisoara via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Nagylak to Ujszeged
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
850 Ft - 1 100 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Ketegyhaza to Ujszeged
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 800 Ft - 2 200 Ft
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Sibiu to Arad
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2 100 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
2 100 Ft - 2 800 Ft
1st Class
6 000 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Train from Sibiu to Ketegyhaza
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
2 500 Ft - 3 100 Ft
1st Class
7 000 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Bus operators
Vertrantis
Phone
+4-0235-420.980
Website
vertrantis.autogari.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Arad
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3 300 Ft - 4 700 Ft
Schedules at
vertrantis.autogari.ro
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Arad, autogara Transdara to Szeged, Viztorony tér
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 500 Ft - 2 200 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Nagylak
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.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 Szeged
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Christian Transfers
Website
christiantransfers.ro
Bus from Timisoara Airport to Szeged Viztoroni ter
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 47 000 Ft
Website
Christian Transfers
Shuttle
11 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Private Shuttle
33 000 Ft - 47 000 Ft

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There is no direct flight from Sibiu Airport to Timisoara Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Sibiu to Szeged bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Szeged station.

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Szeged is 1h behind Sibiu. It is currently 2:45 PM in Sibiu and 1:45 PM in Szeged.

Sibiu to Szeged train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Ujszeged station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sibiu to Szeged is 397 km. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Sibiu to Szeged.

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Austrian Airlines, Tarom, Lufthansa and Wizz Air offer flights from Sibiu Airport to Timisoara Airport.

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Book your Sibiu to Szeged bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 311+ hotels available in Szeged. Prices start at 30 000 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Sibiu to Sibiu Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 8 min and costs $1.

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