There are 9 ways to get from Transylvania to Croatia by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus Brianna Tour  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...

$95 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Târgu Mureş to Cluj
  2. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Budapest-Keleti AVE
  3. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...

$45 - $72

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Targu Mures to Budapest-Keleti AVE
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...

$58 - $88

Train  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Targu Mures to Budapest-Keleti AVE
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Szentlörinc
  3. Take the train from Szentlörinc to Barcs
  4. Take the train from Virovitica to Zagreb

$63 - $93

Bus Orange Ways  •  19 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Targu Mures to Budapest Népliget 535
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás to Székesfehérvár Autóbusz-Állomás
  3. Take the bus from Székesfehérvár to Zagreb

$53 - $93

Drive  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Transylvania to Zagreb 596.3 miles

$110 - $170

Bus to Cluj-Napoca, fly to Zagreb  •  9 h 48 min

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

$138 - $294

Bus to Cluj-Napoca, fly to Split  •  9 h 37 min

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

$161 - $777

Bus to Sibiu, fly to Zagreb  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Sibiu
  2. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Zagreb (ZAG) SBZ - ZAG

$107 - $393

What companies run services between Transylvania, Romania and Croatia?

You can take a bus from Transylvania to Zagreb via Târgu Mureș, Budapest Népliget, Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás, Budapest Sasadi út, and Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld in around 14 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Transylvania to Zagreb via Targu Mures, Budapest-Keleti, Szentlörinc, Barcs, and Virovitica in around 19 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Sibiu to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Sibiu to Zagreb via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Sibiu to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Istanbul, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Sibiu to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Istanbul, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Sibiu to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Split via Basel
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Targu Mures to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Szentlörinc
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szentlörinc to Barcs
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Brianna Tour
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sebali Trans
Website
sebalitrans.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureş to Cluj
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sebalitrans.ro
Rocada Serv
Phone
+4-0744-62.66.32
Website
rocadaserv.autogari.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Cluj
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
rocadaserv.autogari.ro
Orange Ways
Phone
+3670-400-4874
Email
info@orw.hu
Website
orangeways.com
Bus from Targu Mures to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
orangeways.com
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Târgu Mureș Autogara Voiajor to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Székesfehérvár to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureş to Turda
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
Book at
balinttrans.ro

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Transylvania to Croatia?

The distance between Transylvania and Croatia is 579 km. The road distance is 954 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Transylvania to Croatia?

The cheapest way to get from Transylvania to Croatia is to bus and train which costs $45 - $75 and takes 18 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Transylvania to Croatia?

The quickest way to get from Transylvania to Croatia is to bus and fly which takes 9 h 37 min and costs $160 - $800.

How long does it take to get from Transylvania to Croatia?

It takes approximately 14 h 15 min to get from Transylvania to Croatia, including transfers.