There are 6 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Košice by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj - Calea Floresti to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Košice 912

$35 - $47

Cheapest option

Train  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Sighetu Marmatiei R
  2. Take the train from Solovino 1 to Chop D
  3. Take the train from Chop to Kosice predmestie

$30 - $50

4 alternative options

Train via Biharkeresztes  •  11 h 8 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 Nyiregyhaza Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Nyiregyhaza to Miskolc-Tiszai Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Kosice Ic

$41 - $62

Bus, night bus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Baia Mare
  2. Take the bus from Baia Mare to Sighetu Marmaţiei
  3. Take the night bus from Tiachiv bus station to Košice AS

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Košice 228 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Kosice (KSC) CLJ - KSC

$44 - $245

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Košice is to train which costs $30 - $50 and takes 15 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Košice is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $40 - $250.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Košice is 278 km. The road distance is 365 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Košice, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Košice. However, there are services departing from Cluj - Calea Floresti and arriving at Košice via Budapest, Budapest Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cluj-Napoca to Košice. However, there are services departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Kosice via Biharkeresztes, Püspökladany, Nyiregyhaza and Miskolc-Tiszai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 8 min.

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

You can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Košice via Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport and Budapest, Budapest Airport in around 10 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cluj-Napoca to Košice via Biharkeresztes, Püspökladany, Nyiregyhaza, and Miskolc-Tiszai in around 11 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Bucharest Otopeni, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Munich, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kosice via Warsaw, Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Sighetu Marmatiei
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Solovino 1 to Chop
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
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 Nyiregyhaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Nyiregyhaza to Miskolc-Tiszai
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chop to Kosice predmestie
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Cluj - Calea Floresti to Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Košice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Baia Mare
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fany.ro
BUSTRANS
Phone
+40 755 749 982
Email
office@bustrans.ro
Website
autogarajan.ro
Bus from Baia Mare to Sighetu Marmaţiei
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
autogarajan.ro
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Tiachiv bus station to Košice AS
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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