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

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Fly from Luxembourg, night bus

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ)
  2. Take the night bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

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Train, train to Frankfurt, fly, night bus

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ)
  4. Take the night bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly, night bus

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ)
  4. Take the night bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

Train

  1. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Wien Hbf
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Cluj Napoca
  4. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Războieni
  5. Take the train from Războieni to Chirileu h.

Train via Budapest

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca
  4. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Târgu Mureş

Train via Budapest #2

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Deda
  4. Take the train from Deda to Târgu Mureş

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg Gare Centrale to Sibiu
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș

Bus via Cologne

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Euskirchen Bf
  2. Take the bus from Köln to Târgu Mureș

Drive

  1. Drive from Trier to Transylvania

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The cheapest way to get from Trier to Transylvania is to bus which costs €70 - €110 and takes 32h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Transylvania is to fly and night bus which costs €30 - €220 and takes 11h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trier to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Trier, Konstantin Basilika and arriving at Band via Kirchberg, Luxexpo, Luxembourg Gare Centrale, Sibiu and Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 48m.

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The distance between Trier and Transylvania is 1357 km. The road distance is 1754.3 km.

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The best way to get from Trier to Transylvania without a car is to train which takes 27h 20m and costs €160 - €300.

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It takes approximately 11h 47m to get from Trier to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Trier to Transylvania bus services, operated by Iuga Class Lux, depart from Luxembourg Gare Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Trier to Transylvania is to train which takes 27h 20m and costs €160 - €300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €70 - €110 and takes 32h 48m.

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

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Trier to Transylvania bus services, operated by Balint Trans, arrive at Târgu Mureș station.

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Map of how to get from Trier to Transylvania.
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  • Distance: 1357.2 km
  • Duration: 11h 47m

What companies run services between Trier, Germany and Transylvania, Romania?

You can take a train from Trier to Transylvania via Koblenz Hbf, Wien Hbf, Cluj Napoca, Războieni, and Chirileu h. in around 27h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trier to Transylvania via Kirchberg, Luxexpo, Luxembourg, Gare Rocade, Luxembourg Gare Centrale, Sibiu, Târgu Mureș, and Târgu Mureș in around 32h 48m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Train operators
Süwex
Website
delfi.de
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Bahn DE
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
10h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$43 - $48
Train from Cluj Napoca to Războieni
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Războieni to Chirileu h.
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$5 - $6
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$27 - $31
Train from Cluj Napoca to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$3 - $4
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Deda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$5 - $7
Interregional Calatori
Phone
004-0264-596775
Email
office@viaterraspedition.ro
Website
viaterraspedition.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Războieni
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Interregional Calatori
Train from Războieni to Chirileu h.
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Interregional Calatori
Train from Cluj Napoca to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Interregional Calatori
Train from Deda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Interregional Calatori
Transferoviar Calatori
Phone
+40 238 434 380
Email
sesizari@transferoviarcalatori.ro
Website
transferoviarcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Războieni
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Transferoviar Calatori
Train from Cluj Napoca to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Transferoviar Calatori
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
Railjet
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Deda
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Iuga Class Lux
Website
iugaclasslux.ro
Bus from Luxembourg Gare Centrale to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
24h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
iugaclasslux.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
balinttrans.autogari.ro
Nahreisezug
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Euskirchen Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Transylvania is 1754 km. It takes approximately 16h 29m to drive from Trier to Transylvania.

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Turkish Airlines, Luxair, Wizz Air and Lufthansa offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Transylvania. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Trier to Luxembourg Airport is to bus which takes 54 min and costs .

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