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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Cluj-Napoca, bus  •  6 h 51 min

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

$120 - $417

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EuroNight, bus  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Sibiu Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş

$34 - $56

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Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  9 h 15 min

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

$130 - $416

Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) VIE - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
  3. Take the bus from Târgu Mureș to Band

$94 - $256

Fly to Iasi, bus  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Iasi (IAS) VIE - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Târgu Mureș

$149 - $347

Train, taxi  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos D
  2. Take a taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania

$157 - $218

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Târgu Mureș, Târgu Mureş N963

$45 - $75

Bus Matei Unitrans  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Turda
  2. Take the bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş

$66 - $90

Drive  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Transylvania 536.4 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Transylvania is to EuroNight and bus which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 19 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Transylvania is to fly and bus which costs 100€ - 360€ and takes 6 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Transylvania. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Band via Târgu Mureș. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Transylvania is 628 km. The road distance is 858.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Transylvania without a car is to train and taxi which takes 14 h 19 min and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Vienna to Transylvania, including transfers.

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Vienna to Transylvania bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Vienna to Transylvania bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Târgu Mureș, Târgu Mureş station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Transylvania is 858 km. It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to drive from Vienna to Transylvania.

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  • Distance: 392.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Transylvania, Romania?

FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Transylvania twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Vienna to Bucharest Otopeni via Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Vintu de Jos
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Duda Trans
Phone
+40 265 977
Website
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Târgu Mureș to Band
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
dudatrans.ro
Balint Trans
Phone
+4- 0265-255-092
Website
balinttrans.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
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balinttrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
balinttrans.ro
Book at
balinttrans.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
fany.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Braşov to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Braşov to Targu Mures
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Auto Confort
Website
autoconfortiasi.ro
Bus from Iași to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Book at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Irina Trans
Phone
+4-0749-226.971
Website
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Târgu Mureș
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
irinatrans.autogari.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Târgu Mureș, Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Matei Unitrans
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Wien to Turda
Ave. Duration
15 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Sebali Trans
Website
sebalitrans.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sebalitrans.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Turda to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Vilex Tur
Phone
0250 735498
Email
vilextur.agentie@rdslink.ro
Website
vilextur.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
vilextur.ro
Trans Seb
Website
transseb.autogari.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Târgu Mureş
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transseb.autogari.ro
Other operators
Taxi from Vintu de Jos to Transylvania
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Wizz Air and Tarom offer flights from Vienna Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Transylvania. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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