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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen 535

$19 - $35

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Püspökladany Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Debrecen Express / ...

$11 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen 139 miles

$24 - $40

Shuttle  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj to Debrecen

$12 - $14

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

Orange Ways operates a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen via Püspökladany in around 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Orange Ways
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Shuttle from Cluj to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Debrecen is 171 km. The road distance is 222 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen is to shuttle which costs $12 - $14 and takes 5 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen is to drive which takes 3 h 42 min and costs $24 - $40.

No, there is no direct train from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Debrecen via Püspökladany. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cluj-Napoca and arriving at Debrecen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

The bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen takes 5 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice daily.