There are 7 ways to get from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Chisinau  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) KIV - CLJ

$114 - $465

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Bus, train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Chișinău to Iași
  2. Take the train from Iasi to Cluj Napoca D / ...

$24 - $33

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Bus to Iasi, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chișinău to Iași
  2. Fly from Iasi (IAS) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) IAS - CLJ

$45 - $138

Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău to Cluj-Napoca

$28 - $65

Bus Voion Trans SRL  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Chișinău to Iași
  2. Take the bus from Iaşi to Cluj-Napoca 001

$25 - $42

Train  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Ungheni
  2. Take the train from Iasi to Cluj Napoca D / ...

$25 - $40

Drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca 339.7 miles

$50 - $80

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chişinău and arriving at Cluj-Napoca. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Ungheni, Ungheni Prut and Iasi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

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The distance between Chișinău and Cluj-Napoca is 400 km. The road distance is 543.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca, including transfers.

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Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Chisinau Bus Station, depart from Chişinău station.

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Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), depart from Chisinau station.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 49 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 15 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Chisinau Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Chisinau Bus Station, arrive at Cluj-Napoca station.

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Map of how to get from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca.
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  • Distance: 250.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Chișinău, Moldova and Cluj-Napoca, Romania?

Tarom, Wizz Air and Air Moldova fly from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca 4 times a day. Alternatively, Chisinau Bus Station operates a bus from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca 4 times a week. Tickets cost $28 - $65 and the journey takes 10 h 49 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Chisinau to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Iasi to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Iasi to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Chisinau to Cluj-Napoca via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Chisinau to Cluj-Napoca via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Ungheni
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Chișinău to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Schedules at
autogara.md
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
sami.ro
Irina Trans
Phone
+4-0749-226.971
Website
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Iaşi to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
irinatrans.autogari.ro

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca is 544 km. It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to drive from Chișinău to Cluj-Napoca.

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Air Moldova, Wizz Air and Tarom offer flights from Chisinau Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 638+ hotels available in Cluj-Napoca. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Chisinau Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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