There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) BUD - CLJ

$40 - $326

Cheapest option

Bus Huben  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Cluj

$21 - $26

6 alternative options

Fly to Sibiu, bus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sibiu (SBZ) BUD - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca

$113 - $619

Train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca Ic

$60 - $85

Train via Püspökladany  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca Ic

$22 - $34

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Cluj Napoca OMV

$55 - $80

Bus Kameleon  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Cluj

$23 - $26

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca 279.4 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which costs 5 500 Ft - 7 500 Ft and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Cluj-Napoca is 354 km. The road distance is 447 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest and arriving at Cluj Napoca OMV. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Cluj Napoca. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Cluj-Napoca, Romania?

Wizz Air flies from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca twice a week. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca 5 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 7 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Basel
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Sibiu via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fany.ro
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Cluj
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
huben.ro
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Cluj
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Cluj
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
Brianna Tour
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Cluj Napoca OMV
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Kameleon
Phone
0040-264-599182
Email
office@kameleon.ro
Website
kameleon.ro
Bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Cluj
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
kameleon.ro

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