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Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train

The journey from Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train is 56.73 mi and takes 2 hr 45 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:55 AM and the last at 7:28 PM. It is possible to travel from Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train for as little as $4.98 or as much as $40.42. The best price for this journey is $4.98.

Lowest Price$4.98
Journey Duration2 hr 45 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$4.98
Highest Price$40.42
First Departure2:55 AM
Last Departure7:28 PM
Distance56.73 mi
DepartureCraiova
ArrivalTârgu Jiu
CarriersRomanian Railways

Craiova to Târgu Jiu Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Craiova to Târgu Jiu. On average, though, you'll pay about $9.29 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $4.98, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Craiova to Târgu Jiu. On average, though, you'll pay about $9.29 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train?

Traveling from Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train will usually take 2 hr 45 min. This journey covers a distance of 56.73 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hr 45 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Craiova to Târgu Jiu 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 Craiova and Târgu Jiu will complete the journey in 1 hr 44 min. On average, it will take you about 2 hr 45 min to travel the 56.73 mi between Craiova and Târgu Jiu.

Which stations can I use on the Craiova to Târgu Jiu route?

You will be able to leave Craiova by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Târgu Jiu. 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 Craiova or in Târgu Jiu, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Craiova to Târgu Jiu are there every day?

If you want to get from Craiova to Târgu Jiu, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 16 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 16 direct journeys between Craiova and Târgu Jiu. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Craiova to Târgu Jiu. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Craiova to Târgu Jiu, 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 Craiova to Târgu Jiu.

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 $2.66 to $3.94 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 32% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Craiova to Târgu Jiu

The cheapest Craiova - Târgu Jiu train tickets can be found for as low as $3.10 if you’re lucky, or $3.67 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $3.89.

Find the best day to travel to Târgu Jiu by train

When travelling to Târgu Jiu 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!

Craiova to Târgu Jiu CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
6.39kg
Bus
6.85kg
Flight
18.26kg
Car
14.61kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu are 6.39kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu? By taking the train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu you will save 11.87kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.46kg compared to a bus and 8.22kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
A train ticket from Craiova to Târgu Jiu is $9.29. 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 $4.98.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Craiova to Târgu Jiu is $4.98. 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 Craiova and Târgu Jiu by train?
Craiova to Târgu Jiu is 56.73 mi.
How long does the train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu take?
Craiova to Târgu Jiu is on average 2 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 44 min.
How many train connections per day go from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
Craiova to Târgu Jiu has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Craiova to Târgu Jiu leave?
The earliest train from Craiova to Târgu Jiu departs at 2:55 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 Craiova to Târgu Jiu depart?
The latest train from Craiova to Târgu Jiu departs at 7:28 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 Craiova to Târgu Jiu 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 $4.98 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.
From which stations can I leave from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Craiova to go to Târgu Jiu. You can go from Craiova International Airport CRA and Craiova (Autogara Pelendava Nord) and you can arrive at Târgu Jiu Autogara est viitorul, Targu Jiu and Targu Jiu Strada Republicii.
How many direct connections depart from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Craiova to go to Târgu Jiu.
What's the fastest journey time between Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu is 1 hr 44 min.
Is there a direct train from Craiova to Târgu Jiu?
Yes, there is a direct train between Craiova and Târgu Jiu.
What are the CO2 emissions for Craiova to Târgu Jiu by train?
The train journey from Craiova to Târgu Jiu creates 6.39kg of CO2 emissions.

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