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There are 8 ways to get from Vienna to Sighișoara by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Sibiu, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sibiu (SBZ)
  2. Take the train from Sibiu h.(210) to Sighişoara

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Sighisoara

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Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP)
  2. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Sighişoara

Fly to Tirgu Mures

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Tirgu Mures (TGM)

Train

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Loekoeshaza
  3. Take the train from Lokoshaza to Sighişoara

Bus via Târgu Mureș

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Târgu Mureş

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Sighisoara

Drive

  1. Drive from Vienna to Sighișoara
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International entry into Romania from Austria

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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Conditions of entry into Romania from Austria

  • There are no current restrictions
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Romania is currently allowed from Austria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sighișoara is 800 800 358.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sighișoara is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 800 358.

No, returning to Austria from Romania is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 26 Sep 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Sighișoara is to bus which costs €13 - €40 and takes 17h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Sighișoara is to fly and train which costs €40 - €360 and takes 6h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna and arriving at Sighisoara. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h 15m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Sighisoara. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 39m.

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The distance between Vienna and Sighișoara is 673 km. The road distance is 888.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Sighișoara without a car is to train which takes 14h 7m and costs €90 - €190.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Vienna to Sighișoara, including transfers.

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

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Vienna to Sighișoara train services, operated by ÖBB EuroCity, depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Sighișoara is to fly which takes 15h 57m and costs €55 - €320. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €90 - €190 and takes 14h 7m, you could also bus via Târgu Mureș, which costs €40 - €65 and takes 16h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Sighișoara.
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  • Distance: 672.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Sighișoara, Mureş, Romania?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and three other airlines fly from Vienna to Sighișoara every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Sighișoara via Budapest-Keleti, Loekoeshaza, and Lokoshaza in around 14h 7m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Budapest
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Podgorica, Budapest
Ave. Duration
18h 37m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Milan Malpensa, Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Frankfurt, Budapest
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Brussels, Budapest
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Tirgu Mures via Munich, Budapest
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $440
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $340
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Sibiu h.(210) to Sighişoara
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Sighişoara
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$6 - $8
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Loekoeshaza
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$4 - $6
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Lokoshaza to Sighişoara
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$20 - $23
Night train from Wien Hbf to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
12h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$46 - $52
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
oebb.at
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 Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Vienna to Sighisoara
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Sibiu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Sighișoara is 1h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 6:41 PM in Vienna and 7:41 PM in Sighișoara.

Vienna to Sighișoara train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Sighişoara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Sighișoara is 889 km. It takes approximately 8h 55m to drive from Vienna to Sighișoara.

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Austrian Airlines and Ryanair offer flights from Vienna Airport to Sibiu Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Sighișoara. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs €3 - €11.

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