20 November 2019
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How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by flight, train, bus, car transfers, ride sharing, taxi or renting a car for self drive? In this article we’ll try to find out how big this challenge is considering this route.

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by flight

Nowadays, most people love to fly. After all, it is the fastest option. However, in most cases, it is usually only available for distances bigger than 300-400 km. In our case, the distance is 160 km and we can’t have a direct flight for such a short route. To travel by flight, you’ll either have to fly with one change in Bucharest or Frankfurt Airports (time is approx 7 hours and price start from 160 euro/person/way) or with two changes at Munich, Paris (CDG) or Vienna Airports (time is approx 11 hours and the price start from 295 euro/person/way) according with Vola.ro.

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by train

A train connection was available but unfortunately, it was discontinued in July 2017. The train used to work with a connection in Vrsac where you supposed to switch the train after the border officer checked your passport and your visa. At this moment and according to our research, the option to travel by train from Belgrade to Timisoara or vice versa is no longer available.

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by car shared

A big increase in the amount of passengers try to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by car or minivan, private or shared transfers has been noticed by the Christian Transfers company. Passenger numbers grow by an astonishing 38% in 2017 comparing with 2016 and by 123% in 2019 comparing with 2018.

Christian Transfers have spent the past few years adding to their fleet cars and minibuses, and introducing new routes. Nowadays there are as many as 4 trips made between Timisoara and Belgrade each day, meaning you won’t be waiting long for your airport transfer. Simply book online to get from Timisoara to Belgrade and arrange your seat on the next shuttle bus to Belgrade! The time is approx 3 hours and the price start from 50 euro/person/way. A private transfer price start from 117 euro for a 3 persons car and starting from 165 euro for a minivan of up to 8 people.

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Christian Transfers how to get from Timisoara to Belgrade

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by driving car

Either rented or owned the option to drive a car will take you about 3 hours. According to the Rome2Rio website the approximate fuel cost might be 15€ – 23€. There is no tax for border crossing, and the waiting time to pass the border is 10-20 minutes or even lower in most of the cases.

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How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by bus

A bus connection is always useful in terms of time versus price and quality for short distances like when you want to travel from Timisoara to Belgrade. Unfortunately, on this route, we never had a bus probably due to the inconsistency number of passengers which might lead to a fluctuation of cash income for the bus operator. So, as far as we know, no bus operator could establish a long term line.

How to get from Timisoara to Belgrade by ride sharing

In Timisoara few Uber cars can be booked while in Belgrade Taxify (Bolt) operate. At the time we checked the Uber app, we saw that there was the possibility to book this ride with a car for 4 persons at a price starting at 185 euros (~870 ron). At the same time Taxify (Bolt) app failed to display a valid result for this route.

Now is the time to visit Belgrade

According with Christian Transfers statistics the Timisoara – Budapest route wasn’t the only one where there was an increase in passengers traffic. While the Timisoara – Belgrade route has seen such a drastic increase in traffic, there’s no denying that more and more people are taking the private or shared transfers in the Timisoara Belgrade route to arrive at the beautiful capital city of Serbia or Belgrade Airport Nikola Tesla.

For how to get from Timisoara Airport to Timisoara you can click on this link to find detailed information of various options available on this route.