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Timişoara to Craiova by train

The journey from Timişoara to Craiova by train is 258.05 km and takes 6 hrs 51 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:04 am and the last at 10:31 pm. It is possible to travel from Timişoara to Craiova by train for as little as $27.85 or as much as $50.27. The best price for this journey is $27.85.

Lowest Price$27.85
Journey Duration6 hrs 51 mins
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$27.85
Highest Price$50.27
First Departure6:04 am
Last Departure10:31 pm
Distance258.05 km
DepartureTimişoara
ArrivalCraiova
CarriersRomanian Railways

Timişoara to Craiova Train Times

Departure date
Monday, 22 Jul 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Timişoara to Craiova?

The prices for train tickets from Timişoara to Craiova vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Timişoara to Craiova will cost $27.85. The average train ticket price is approximately $29.65. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Timişoara to Craiova, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $29.65. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Timişoara to Craiova take by train?

The average journey time is 6 hrs 51 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 258.05 km from Timişoara to Craiova. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Timişoara to Craiova to take longer than 6 hrs 51 mins. In order to get from Timişoara to Craiova faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Timişoara and Craiova will complete the journey in 6 hrs 27 mins. On average, it will take you about 6 hrs 51 mins to travel the 258.05 km between Timişoara and Craiova.

When do departures from Timişoara to Craiova leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Timişoara to Craiova leaving at 6:04 am. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:31 pm.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Timişoara to Craiova, which usually leaves at 6:04 am. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 10:31 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use on the Timişoara to Craiova route?

You will be able to leave Timişoara by using stations such as Timișoara, Gara Timisoara Nord,TIMISOARA,Timişoara, Calea Stan Vidrighin,Timișoara Gazprom,Metro. These connect you to stations including Craiova Bulevardul Decebal,CRAIOVA,Craiova International Airport, CRA in Craiova. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Timişoara or in Craiova, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Timişoara to Craiova?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Timişoara to Craiova. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 4 departures from Timişoara which travel directly to Craiova. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Timişoara to Craiova. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Timişoara to Craiova.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Timişoara to Craiova, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Timişoara to Craiova.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $9.27 to $51.70 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 82% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Timişoara to Craiova

The cheapest Timişoara - Craiova train tickets can be found for as low as $16.39 if you’re lucky, or $25.28 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $33.24.

Find the best day to travel to Craiova by train

When travelling to Craiova by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Timişoara to Craiova CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
18.06kg
Bus
19.35kg
Flight
51.61kg
Car
41.29kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Timişoara to Craiova by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Timişoara and Craiova are 18.06kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Timişoara and Craiova? By taking the train between Timişoara and Craiova you will save 33.55kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.29kg compared to a bus and 23.23kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Timişoara to Craiova?
A train ticket from Timişoara to Craiova is $29.65. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $27.85.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Timişoara to Craiova?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Timişoara to Craiova is $27.85. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Timişoara and Craiova by train?
Timişoara to Craiova is 258.05 km.
How long does the train between Timişoara and Craiova take?
Timişoara to Craiova is on average 6 hrs 51 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 27 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Timişoara to Craiova?
Timişoara to Craiova has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Timişoara to Craiova leave?
The earliest train from Timişoara to Craiova departs at 6:04 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Timişoara to Craiova depart?
The latest train from Timişoara to Craiova departs at 10:31 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Timişoara to Craiova in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $27.85 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Timişoara to Craiova?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Timişoara to go to Craiova.
What's the fastest journey time between Timişoara to Craiova by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Timişoara and Craiova is 6 hrs 27 mins.
Is there a direct train from Timişoara to Craiova?
Yes, there is a direct train between Timişoara and Craiova.
What are the CO2 emissions for Timişoara to Craiova by train?
The train journey from Timişoara to Craiova creates 18.06kg of CO2 emissions.