There are 4 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Braşov

$16 - $26

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Train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Braşov IR: Baia Mare - Bucureşti Nord Gr.A / ...

$13 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 6m

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle 194 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, bus  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) CLJ - OTP
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Otopeni Airport to Brasov

$32 - $114

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The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle is to train which costs $13 - $24 and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 4h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle. However, there are services departing from Cluj and arriving at Bran via Braşov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 24m.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Bran Castle is 195 km. The road distance is 310.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle without a car is to bus which takes 6h 24m and costs $15 - $26.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle bus services, operated by Fany, depart from Cluj station.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle is to bus which takes 6h 24m and costs $15 - $26. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $13 - $24 and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle bus services, operated by Fany, arrive at Braşov station.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle.
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  • Distance: 121.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Bran Castle, Romania?

Fany operates a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 5h. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 6h 27m. Hungarian Railways (MÁV) also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Train operators
Bus operators
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj to Braşov
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
fany.ro
Direct Aeroport
Phone
0371.503.503
Email
office@direct-aeroport.ro
Website
direct-aeroport.ro
Shuttle from Otopeni Airport to Brasov
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
direct-aeroport.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle is 310 km. It takes approximately 4h 6m to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bran Castle.

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Blue Air and Tarom offer flights from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 2085+ hotels available in Bran Castle. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Cluj-Napoca Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs $1.

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