Duration 27h 13m
Distance 575.7 km
Average price $24
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Chișinău and Cluj-Napoca takes 27h 13m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Kishinev
  2. Nicolina
    IR: Galaţi - Cluj Napoca
  3. Cluj-Napoca
15h 48m
$20 - $31

Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca train times

Trains run six times a week between Chișinău and Cluj-Napoca. The service departs Chișinău at 16:56 in the afternoon, which arrives into Cluj-Napoca at 20:09. All services require a transfer at NICOLINA and take an average of 27h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Kishinev and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Nicolina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 48m.

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The distance between Chișinău and Cluj-Napoca is 400 km. The road distance is 575.7 km.

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Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Kishinev station.

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Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Cluj Napoca station.

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There are 793+ hotels available in Cluj-Napoca. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Chișinău and Cluj-Napoca?

You can take a train from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca via Nicolina in around 15h 48m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7

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