There are 8 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Varna by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Varna  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Varna (VAR) CLJ - VAR

$91 - $339

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Train  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
  3. Take the train from Ruse to Varna

$29 - $43

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Fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) CLJ - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna

$49 - $119

Bus MementoBus  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Otopeni Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna

$48 - $57

Bus Fany  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Mangalia
  2. Take the bus from Mangalia to Varna

$51 - $73

Train, bus  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale

$37 - $63

Train, bus via Constanta  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta Ir
  3. Take the bus from Constanta to Varna

$57 - $86

Drive  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Varna 444.6 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Varna. However, there are services departing from Cluj-Napoca and arriving at Varna via Bucharest Otopeni Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cluj-Napoca to Varna. However, there are services departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Varna via Bucuresti Nord Gara A and Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 14 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Varna is 520 km. The road distance is 711.3 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Varna without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Varna, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Varna bus services, operated by MementoBus, depart from Cluj-Napoca station.

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Cluj-Napoca to Varna 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 Varna is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 10 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 18 h 14 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Varna Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Cluj-Napoca to Varna bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., arrive at Varna station.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Varna.
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  • Distance: 325.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Varna, Bulgaria?

Turkish Airlines, Wizz Air and Blue Air fly from Cluj-Napoca to Varna twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via Otopeni Airport and Bucharest Otopeni Airport in around 14 h 10 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk, Constanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ruse(BG)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Varna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
mementobus.com
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Cluj to Mangalia
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
fany.ro
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Mangalia to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Constanta to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro
Travel4Fun
Phone
0756 98 98 98
Email
office@travel4fun.ro
Website
travel4fun.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Varna Kathedrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
travel4fun.ro

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Cluj-Napoca to Varna train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Varna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Varna is 711 km. It takes approximately 9 h 17 min to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Varna.

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Blue Air, Turkish Airlines and Wizz Air offer flights from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Varna Airport.

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There are 1300+ hotels available in Varna. Prices start at $28 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 .

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