There are 7 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Cluj-Napoca  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Budapest (BUD) CLJ - BUD

$39 - $325

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Train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Biharkeresztes Ic
  2. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Püspökladany R / ...
  3. Take the train from Püspökladany to Ferihegy Ic / ...

$17 - $28

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Train, train to Tirgu Mures, fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Razboieni
  2. Take the train from Razboieni to Vidrasau
  3. Fly from Tirgu Mures (TGM) to Budapest (BUD) TGM - BUD

$20 - $127

Bus Huben  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Budapest

$24 - $27

Bus Kameleon  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport N963

$22 - $27

Bus Euro Pop  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Zalau
  2. Take the bus from Zalau to Budapest Airport

$118 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) 285.9 miles

$50 - $75

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cluj and arriving at Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Budapest Airport (BUD) is 337 km. The road distance is 457.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD), including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) bus services, operated by Kameleon, depart from Cluj station.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 16 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 7 h 13 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) bus services, operated by Kameleon, arrive at Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport station.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) is 1 h behind Cluj-Napoca. It is currently 7:42 AM in Cluj-Napoca and 6:42 AM in Budapest Airport (BUD).

Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) is 457 km. It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD).

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  • Distance: 210.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Budapest Airport (BUD), Hungary?

Tarom, LOT and six other airlines fly from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Huben operates a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $25 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Tirgu Mures to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Razboieni
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Razboieni to Vidrasau
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Biharkeresztes to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Ferihegy
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
huben.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
$22 - $27
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
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 Cluj-Napoca to Budapest, Budapest Airport
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Zalau
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fany.ro
Euro Pop
Phone
+4-0744-116.138
Website
europop.autogari.ro
Bus from Zalau to Budapest Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
europop.autogari.ro

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Tarom, Turkish Airlines, LOT and two other airlines offer flights from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Budapest Airport.

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Book your Cluj-Napoca to Budapest Airport (BUD) bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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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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