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

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Train  •  10h 58m

  1. Take the train from Sighişoara to Lokoshaza IR: Bucureşti Nord Gr.A - Lokoshaza
  2. Take the train from Lököshaza to Budapest-Keleti D / ...

6 642 Ft - 9 863 Ft

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Bus  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Sighisoara to Budapest

4 119 Ft - 10 171 Ft

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Night train  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the night train from Sighisoara to Budapest-Keleti Night Train

6 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft

Night bus  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the night bus from Sighișoara to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N963

7 869 Ft - 12 663 Ft

Drive  •  7h 3m

  1. Drive from Sighișoara to Budapest 408.3 miles

20 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft

Train to Sibiu, fly  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Sighişoara to Sibiu h.(210)
  2. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Budapest (BUD) SBZ - BUD

32 208 Ft - 162 974 Ft

Train to Cluj-Napoca, fly  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Sighişoara to Aiud Hm.
  2. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Budapest (BUD) CLJ - BUD

12 482 Ft - 93 307 Ft

Train, bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the train from Sighişoara to Braşov
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
  3. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Budapest (BUD) OTP - BUD

14 480 Ft - 98 828 Ft

Bus to Tirgu Mures, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Sighisoara to Târgu Mureș
  2. Fly from Tirgu Mures (TGM) to Budapest (BUD) TGM - BUD

7 476 Ft - 37 927 Ft

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sighișoara to Budapest is to bus which costs $14 - $40 and takes 13h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Sighișoara to Budapest is to bus and fly which costs $26 - $140 and takes 6h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sighișoara to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Sighisoara and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 22m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Sighisoara and arriving at Budapest-Keleti. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 39m.

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The distance between Sighișoara and Budapest is 460 km. The road distance is 653.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sighișoara to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 10h 58m and costs $23 - $35.

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It takes approximately 10h 58m to get from Sighișoara to Budapest, including transfers.

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Sighișoara to Budapest bus services, operated by Mayer & Mayer Reisen, depart from Sighisoara station.

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Sighișoara to Budapest train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Sighişoara station.

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The best way to get from Sighișoara to Budapest is to train which takes 10h 58m and costs $23 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $40 and takes 13h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Sighișoara to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 287.3 miles
  • Duration: 10h 58m

What companies run services between Sighișoara, Romania and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Sighișoara to Budapest via Lököshaza in around 10h 58m. Alternatively, Mayer & Mayer Reisen operates a bus from Sighișoara to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost 3 700 Ft - 10 000 Ft and the journey takes 13h. Brianna Tour also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 250 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Tirgu Mures to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 600 Ft - 34 000 Ft
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 180 000 Ft
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
46 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 180 000 Ft
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
40 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sibiu to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Sighişoara to Lokoshaza
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3 700 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Sighisoara to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sighişoara to Sibiu h.(210)
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
950 Ft - 1 500 Ft
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sighişoara to Aiud Hm.
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 100 Ft - 1 800 Ft
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Sighişoara to Braşov
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 300 Ft - 2 000 Ft
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Sighisoara to Budapest
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3 700 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro
Brianna Tour
Phone
004-0745-845.394
Website
briannatour.ro
Bus from Sighisoara to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft
Schedules at
briannatour.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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Sighișoara to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
7 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Direct Aeroport
Phone
0371.503.503
Email
office@direct-aeroport.ro
Website
direct-aeroport.ro
Shuttle from Brasov to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
4 300 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Schedules at
direct-aeroport.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Sighisoara to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2 400 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Schedules at
fany.ro

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

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Sighișoara to Budapest bus services, operated by Mayer & Mayer Reisen, arrive at Budapest station.

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Budapest is 1h behind Sighișoara. It is currently 6:15 AM in Sighișoara and 5:15 AM in Budapest.

Sighișoara to Budapest train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sighișoara to Budapest is 653 km. It takes approximately 7h 3m to drive from Sighișoara to Budapest.

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Sibiu Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 2923+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 13 570 Ft per night.

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