To get information about train traffic on the current day, visit one of the links:

My train  – you get information about trains in circulation. Write the train number in the field provided and press the button ” train information “.

Webcams – you can see images of the timetables for arrivals / departures in some railway stations (example: Bucureşti NordBraşovCraiovaTimişoara NordIaşi Nord).

Attention, Some hours are estimated! Make sure that you get on-time at the railway station.
These information are managed and provided by the railway infrastructure manager CNCF „CFR” SA.

Tickets purchased from CFR stations and travel agencies

Issuing invoices for purchased tickets is done only at the request of customers. As a rule, the invoice is issued when buying tickets by the ticket office where the ticket was bought. The request may also be made later, but not later than the 15th of the following month that in which the purchase of the tickets in question was made.

If the request is made at a unit other than the one issuing the tickets or if for various reasons the invoice cannot be issued to the issuing entity, it is necessary to submit a written request stating:

  • identification data of purchased ticket,
  • billing data as well
  • the way in which the invoice submission is requested (pick-up from the unit where the application was submitted or scanned transmission in pdf format to an email address).

The applications will be solved centrally through the territorial structures of CFR Călători, within maximum 30 days.

The tickets issued at ticket vending machines belonging to CFR Calatori in a particular station are subject to the same regime as any ticket issued by the respective unit. Tickets are deemed to be issued by this unit.

Tickets bought on train

For the tickets issued on train, the invoice can be issued only on the basis of a written request, which can be submitted to any CFR Călători staff within their work program. The application will be centralized through the territorial structures of CFR Călători, within a maximum of 30 days (depending on the program of stations).

Tickets purchased from other units

For tickets issued by other companies (travel agencies, etc.) or ticket vending machines belonging to other companies (ZebraPay, etc.) who sell for and on behalf of CFR Călători as “authorized distributors” the application for invoice issuance must be addressed to these companies.

For online CFR tickets purchased through the Internet, invoices are issued in accordance with the provisions of point 24 of ‘Terms and using conditions’ of the service.

 

FISCAL CODE extract – ART. 319 Invoicing, provides:

 – par. (10) letter b) “for the transport of persons on the basis of travel tickets or subscriptions”, the taxable person (egg. SNTFC “CFR Călători”) is exempt from the issuance of the invoice, unless the beneficiary requests an invoice.

– par. 16, the taxable person is required to issue an invoice “no later than the 15th day of the month following that in which the chargeable event arises”.

– par. (26) “Signing and stamping invoices shall not constitute mandatory elements which the invoice must contain.”

Animalele, pãsãrile, reptilele, pestii si insectele vii nu pot fi transportate, de regulã, în vagoanele de cãlãtori.

 Exceptii: 

animal transportationThe transport of accompanied dogs is allowed only for those fitted with muzzles, kept on a leash at the wagon floor, in compartments, at the 2nd class coaches,if any of travelers does not protest.

In case of objections raised by passengers, the agent of the public passenger rail operator or the supervisory body, where justified, prohibit journey with these animals.

The passenger, owner of the dog, is obliged to maintain cleanliness throughout the journey, having with him cleaning materials, otherwise will be treated in accordance with applicable legislation.

Dogs, cats and other small animals, carried/kept on the arms as well as small birds carried in an enclosed cage can be transported free of charge, if any of travelers does not protest.

In case of objections raised by passengers, the agent of the public passenger rail operator or the supervisory body, where justified, prohibit journey with these animals.
animal transportationCãlãtorul, proprietar al câinelui, este obligat sã mentinã curãtenia pe toatã durata cãlãtoriei, având asupra sa materiale de igienizare, în caz contrar va fi tratat conform reglementãrilor legale în vigoare.

Câinii, pisicile si animalele mici, purtate pe brate, precum si pãsãrile mici în colivii se pot transporta fãrã platã, dacã nici un cãlãtor nu protesteazã.
În caz de obiectii ridicate de cãlãtori, agentul operatorului de transport feroviar public de cãlãtori sau organul de control, în cazuri bine justificate, poate interzice cãlãtoria cu aceste animale.

Important:

  • Dangerous dogs are prohibited in passenger trains – fighting and attack dogs, assimilated by morphological character with dogs of Pit Bull, Boerbull, Bandog types and şi their mestizos.
  • The access of dogs to passenger trains of the breeds: American Staffordshire Terrier, Tosa, Rottweiller, Dog Argentinian, Mastino Napolitano, Fila Brazileiro, Mastiff, Caucasian Shepherd,, Cane Corso and their mestizos is allowed only if they wear a muzzle, have a health card and they are kept on a leash by a person who fulfills the following conditions:
    • to be aged over 18;
    • to have full legal capacity;
    • to not have been convicted of an offense against the person.

In case of objections from the other passengers, the train staff will guide the passenger, owner of the dog, with the dog, in other compartments or down the hall.

The transportation tariff of a dog is collected with a bianco ticket worth 50% from Regio train, 2nd class, for one adult on the same route.

For a dog that is transported in passengers coaches without presence of the travel card shall be release travel ticket issued in trains at a full charging tariff in train, corresponding of the ranking train and the kilometer distance on which the passenger is traveling, the owner of the dog.

1. In the case of Interregio trains, un-demountable bicycles are allowed to be transported only at the trains having in composition types of coaches with large interior spaces that allow this, in a limited number established for each type of wagon.

Information on Interregio trains that provide transport services for passengers accompanied by bicycle could be found at the CFR Călătoriticket offices or consulting the timetable on our website www.cfrcalatori.ro(trains with coaches in which can be transported also the bicycles or at the icon “Services” for bicycles).

For travelers who are accompanied by bicycles, at the trains with reservation regime, shall be allocated seats in compartments next to the space for storage thereof.

During the carriage, the traveler shall accompany and oversees the bicycle so as not to be affected safety and confort of passengers. On IR trains where there is the icon appropriate in the timetable from the website www.cfrcalatori.romay be taken for transport un-demountable bicycles for which it will pay, at the ticket office, a fee of 10 lei.

2. At the Regio trains shall be accepted for transport a total of four 4 (four) un-demountable bicycles, to the 2nd coach class, for which shall be paid, at the ticket offices, a fee of 5 lei/ bicycle.

Attention! Travelling without a ticket for bike assume a payment in train of a fare /kg/ km area (a bicycle is considered 15 kg) higher than the price for the rate of the ticket office !

3. Folding / demountable bikes   can be transported free of chargeon all trains, to the 1st and 2nd class coaches or skis to the 2nd class coaches, as hand luggage, bagaj de mana, in the limit of the available space

The passenger may take with him in the passenger coaches, free of charge, hand luggages. The hand luggages must be easily handled and tightly packed, in such a way that may not be possible leaking of the content, damage or soiling wagons or inconvenience other passengers.

Each traveler has, for his hand luggage, the space just above the seat it occupies or an equivalent space placed in the luggage box of the wagons. The total weight of hand luggage is allowed for each seat occupied is 30 kg.

If it exceeds 30 kg / occupied seat shall apply the following rates:

Km.
Lei/kg (the rates contain VAT)
 1 – 1001,00
101 – 2001,50
201 – 3002,00
301 – 4002,50
>4003,00
 In the passenger coaches can not be placed as luggage:
a) materials and objects excluded from carriage of luggage;
b) objects likely to cause discomfort or inconvenience to travelers or cause damages to passengers, the railway undertaking or the administrator / manager of the railway infrastructure;
c) prohibited items by regulations of administrative authorities;
The railway undertaking is entitled to ensure for good reason, in the presence of the passenger, the nature of the objects/items placed in passenger coaches or or its spaces. This does not entitle the railway undertaking to search in the passenger’s luggage, without the consent of the latter. If it is not possible to identify the person holding the object under examination, the railway undertaking perform the checking in the presence of public order officers.

The surveillance of the objects that the passenger takes with him in wagon incumbent upon it. The passenger is liable for any damage caused by objects and creatures that he takes with him in the wagon.

These provisions shall not affect liability which may have the railway transport operator, according to Art. 22.

Hand luggage exceeding the conditions imposed by paragraph. (2) is treated according to its own regulations of railway transport operators.

Regulations regarding forgotten luggage on the train will be contained in the Uniform rules as well as in the internal regulations of the railway undertaking, which will be made known to passengers, with the legal provisions in force. (Uniform Rules of travelers 38)”.

At the 2nd class coaches, the traveler can take, in addition, a pair of skis, if not inconvenience other passengers. Forgotten luggage on the train, which are found by the public passenger rail transport operators, will be submitted to the home station, respectively the final railway station, subject to regulations on storage and recovery mode which are set out in its own regulations of the public passenger rail transport operators.

Hand luggages shall be packed in such a way that does not harm passengers or not damage the coach inventory or other luggage.