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There are 8 ways to get from Zwickau to Sibiu by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Leipzig, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Sibiu (SBZ)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Prague
  2. Take the bus from Praga to Sibiu

Train to Dresden, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Sibiu (SBZ)

Train, bus to Prague, fly

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Karlovy Vary Dolni Nadrazi
  2. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Prague Airport Terminal 1/2
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Sibiu (SBZ)

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Dresden - ZOB to Sibiu - Aeroportul Internațional

Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
  5. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Sibiu

Train, bus via Sibiu

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Dresden to Sibiu

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Sibiu
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International entry into Romania from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Romania from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brunei, Chile, Falkland Islands, Finland, France, Guyana, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Monaco, New Caledonia, Portugal, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Anguilla, Armenia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Nepal, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Romania

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Romania from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sibiu is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sibiu is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Romania.

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Last updated: 22 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Zwickau to Sibiu is to bus which costs €95 - €140 and takes 19h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Sibiu is to train and fly which costs €95 - €330 and takes 8h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Sibiu. However, there are services departing from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf and arriving at Sibiu via Hof Hbf, Regensburg Hbf, Wien Hbf and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 53m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Sibiu is 1021 km. The road distance is 1268.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Sibiu without a car is to bus which takes 19h 5m and costs €95 - €140.

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It takes approximately 8h 5m to get from Zwickau to Sibiu, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Sibiu train services, operated by Transdev, depart from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Sibiu is to bus which takes 19h 5m and costs €95 - €140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 22h 53m.

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Sibiu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Sibiu is 1h ahead of Zwickau. It is currently 12:06 AM in Zwickau and 1:06 AM in Sibiu.

Map of how to get from Zwickau to Sibiu.
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  • Distance: 1020.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 5m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Sibiu, Romania?

You can take a bus from Zwickau to Sibiu via Prague, Florenc - C, Hlavní nádraží, and Praga in around 19h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zwickau to Sibiu via Hof Hbf, Regensburg Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Budapest-Keleti in around 22h 53m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Leipzig to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Leipzig to Sibiu via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Dresden to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Dresden to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Dresden to Sibiu via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Prague to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $480
Flights from Prague to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Prague to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Train operators
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 Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Karlovy Vary Dolni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Hof Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
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 Regensburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Regensburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
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 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
Railjet
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Prague Airport Terminal 1/2
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
RegioJet
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Praga to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
omegagroup84.autogari.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Dresden - ZOB to Sibiu - Aeroportul Internațional
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Dresden to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro

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