How to travel from Bucharest to Alba Iulia

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Travel Information between Bucharest and Alba Iulia

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $203
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $12 (€11) • 8 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $203 (€188) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTurkish Airlines

Travel 166 miles (268 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Bucharest and Alba Iulia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Turkish Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bucharest to Alba Iulia.

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There are 4 travel options from Bucharest to Alba Iulia: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Alba Iulia from Bucharest is by taking a train, which costs on average $12 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Alba Iulia:

A train is $6 (€6) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Bucharest to Alba Iulia costing on average $18 (€17).

A train is $191 (€177) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Bucharest to Alba Iulia costing on average $203 (€188).

The fastest way from Bucharest to Alba Iulia is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Alba Iulia that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 57 min.

In comparison, getting to Alba Iulia by train can take on average 8 h 18 min.

Alba Iulia is approximately 166 miles (268 km) away from Bucharest.

The average frequency per day from Bucharest to Alba Iulia is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Alba Iulia from Bucharest as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bucharest to Alba Iulia:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Bucharest, Autogara Filaret to Alba Iulia, Piața Consiliul Europei.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Bucharest to Alba Iulia depart from Bucharest to Alba Iulia.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bucharest to Alba Iulia:

  • You can travel by plane between Bucharest and Alba Iulia with Turkish Airlines, and you can find Turkish Airlines Bucharest to Alba Iulia tickets for $203 (€188) on Omio.
Your trip from Bucharest to Alba Iulia doesn't have to end in Alba Iulia. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Apahida, Cluj-Napoca or Sibiu. If you’d like to add Apahida, Cluj-Napoca or Sibiu to your Bucharest to Alba Iulia tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Alba Iulia today!

Before traveling from Bucharest to Alba Iulia, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $18 (€17) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $203 (€188) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $12 (€11) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Bucharest to Alba Iulia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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