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

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Fly  •  1 h 50 min

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

$21 - $92

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Bus Dacos  •  9 h 20 min

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

$14 - $23

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Bus Fany  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to București

$19 - $28

Train  •  9 h 34 min

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

$18 - $28

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest 282.5 miles

$45 - $65

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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 8 h.

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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. The journey takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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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 8 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min 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 1 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h, you could also train, which costs and takes 9 h 34 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 202.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

Blue Air and Tarom 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 8 h.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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
8 h
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
9 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
dacos.autogari.ro

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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 5 h 58 min 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 1888+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Cluj-Napoca Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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