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

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Fly  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Prague (PRG) CLJ - PRG

$106 - $318

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Budapest-Keleti Ic
  2. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Praha hl.n. En / ...

$52 - $79

4 alternative options

Train  •  14 h 50 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 Budapest-Nyugati Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Praha hl.n. Ec

$67 - $102

Bus Brianna Tour  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Praha Florenc

$60 - $85

Bus FlixBus  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sebes
  2. Take the bus from Sebeș to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 1926

$59 - $124

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Prague 612.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Prague is to train and night train which costs $50 - $80 and takes 18 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Prague is to fly which costs $100 - $320 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cluj and arriving at Praha Florenc. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cluj-Napoca to Prague. However, there are services departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Biharkeresztes, Püspökladany and Budapest-Nyugati. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Prague is 771 km. The road distance is 980.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Prague without a car is to train which takes 14 h 50 min and costs $65 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Prague, including transfers.

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

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Cluj-Napoca to Prague 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 Prague is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $100 - $320. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $110 and takes 14 h 50 min, you could also bus, which costs $60 - $85 and takes 15 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Prague.
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  • Distance: 481.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Prague, Czech Republic?

LOT, Tarom and six other airlines fly from Cluj-Napoca to Prague every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Biharkeresztes, Püspökladany, and Budapest-Nyugati in around 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Prague via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
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
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
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 Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
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 Budapest-Nyugati to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Prague
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sebes
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fany.ro
Transmixt
Phone
0269/217757
Email
transmixt@atlassib.ro
Website
transmixt.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sebeș
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
transmixt.ro
Romtimex
Phone
+4-0730-223.590
Website
romtimex.autogari.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Sebeş
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
romtimex.autogari.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 Sebeș to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Orlan
Phone
+420-774.074.706
Website
orlan.autogari.ro
Bus from Sebes to Prague - Florenc
Ave. Duration
14 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
orlan.autogari.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Sebes to Prague
Ave. Duration
15 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Sebeş to Prague
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Cluj-Napoca to Prague bus services, operated by Brianna Tour, arrive at Praha Florenc station.

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Prague is 1 h behind Cluj-Napoca. It is currently 1:56 PM in Cluj-Napoca and 12:56 PM in Prague.

Cluj-Napoca to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Prague is 981 km. It takes approximately 10 h 52 min to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Prague.

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

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There are 3600+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $47 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 $4 - $5.

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