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There are 5 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2h

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) CLJ - OTP

$21 - $92

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Bus Dacos  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Autogara Militari

$13 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus Fany  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to București

$19 - $28

Train  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...

$18 - $28

Drive  •  5h 58m

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest 282.5 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest is to bus which costs $13 - $24 and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest is to fly which costs $21 - $95 and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cluj-Napoca and arriving at București. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 34m.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Bucharest is 325 km. The road distance is 452 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest without a car is to bus which takes 8h and costs $19 - $28.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest is to fly which takes 2h and costs $21 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $28 and takes 8h, you could also train, which costs $18 - $28 and takes 9h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 202.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h

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

Tarom and Blue Air fly from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest every 4 hours. Alternatively, Fany operates a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 8h.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to București
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
fany.ro
Dacos
Phone
(0250) 747-41
Email
secretariat@dacos.com.ro
Website
dacos.com.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
dacos.autogari.ro

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The quickest flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest bus services, operated by Fany, arrive at București station.

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Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest is 452 km. It takes approximately 5h 58m to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest.

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

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There are 2056+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Cluj-Napoca Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs $4 - $5.

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