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

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Fly, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Vienna (VIE) CLJ - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$96 - $392

Cheapest option

Bus Kameleon  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Ferenc Liszt Airport, T2 to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet

$31 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus Kruiser  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Bratislava AS

$64 - $75

Bus, train via Szolnok  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Szolnok
  2. Take the train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati D
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$54 - $78

Bus GIG, train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$45 - $74

Bus, train via Debrecen  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
  2. Take the train from Debrecen to Budapest-Nyugati D
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$41 - $60

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava

$60 - $85

Drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava 408 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava is to bus which costs $30 - $36 and takes 12 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $400 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cluj-Napoca and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Bratislava is 512 km. The road distance is 652.9 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 48 min and costs $60 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava bus services, operated by Autogenn, depart from Cluj-Napoca station.

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The quickest flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava bus services, operated by Kruiser, arrive at Bratislava AS station.

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Bratislava is 1 h behind Cluj-Napoca. It is currently 9:44 AM in Cluj-Napoca and 8:44 AM in Bratislava.

Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava is 653 km. It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava.

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Wizz Air and Tarom offer flights from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Vienna Airport.

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  • Distance: 319.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava via Oradea in around 8 h 48 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $150
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vienna via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapest, Ferenc Liszt Airport, T2 to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Oradea
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Oradea
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fany.ro
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Oradea
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Kruiser
Phone
+4368-860-574-447
Email
contact@kruiser.ro
Website
kruiser.ro
Bus from Oradea to Bratislava AS
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
kruiser.ro
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Cluj to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
huben.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Kameleon
Phone
0040-264-599182
Email
office@kameleon.ro
Website
kameleon.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
kameleon.ro
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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