There are 11 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana by plane, bus, train or car

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

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Fly to Ljubljana  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Ljubljana (LJU) CLJ - LJU

$49 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Ljubljana Istria First Water

$49 - $67

9 alternative options

Fly to Trieste  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Trieste (TRS) CLJ - TRS

$209 - $1,335

Fly to Graz  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Graz (GRZ) CLJ - GRZ

$194 - $1,025

Fly to Zagreb  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Zagreb (ZAG) CLJ - ZAG

$154 - $545

Fly to Klagenfurt  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Klagenfurt (KLU) CLJ - KLU

$55 - $425

Bus Teo Trans  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Monfalcone
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana N160 / ...

$52 - $162

Bus Brianna Tour  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana N160 / ...

$75 - $167

Bus, train via Debrecen  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
  2. Take the train from Debrecen to Budapest-Keleti Ec
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Ljubljana

$76 - $109

Bus Matei Unitrans  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt
  2. Take the bus from Klagenfurt to Ljubljana 996

$88 - $105

Drive  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana 571.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana is to bus and train which costs $45 - $70 and takes 18 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana is to fly which costs $45 - $250 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana. However, there are services departing from Cluj and arriving at Ljubljana via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 39 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Ljubljana is 701 km. The road distance is 914.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 40 min and costs $50 - $170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana bus services, operated by Brianna Tour, depart from Cluj station.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana is to fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs $45 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $170 and takes 14 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana.
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  • Distance: 438.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

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

Lufthansa, Adria Airways and two other airlines fly from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Monfalcone, Trieste Centrale, and Trieste in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Bucharest Otopeni, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Munich, Split
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Bucharest Otopeni, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Iasi, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Bucharest Otopeni, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Graz via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Bucharest Otopeni, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Munich, Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Bucharest Otopeni, Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Bucharest Otopeni, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Bucharest Otopeni, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Klagenfurt via Iasi, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Trieste via Bucharest Otopeni, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Trieste via Bucharest Otopeni, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Trieste via Bari
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Zagreb via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Debrecen to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Teo Trans
Phone
004-0745517360
Email
office@teotrans.ro
Website
teotrans.ro
Bus from Cluj to Monfalcone
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
teotrans.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 Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Klagenfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Brianna Tour
Website
briannatour.ro
Bus from Cluj to Trieste
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
briannatour.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
briannatour.ro
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
huben.ro
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Cluj to Budapest - Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
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
Matei Unitrans

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