There are 6 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius 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 Vilnius  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Vilnius (VNO) CLJ - VNO

$89 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus Ecolines, train  •  33 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Debrecen
  2. Take the train from Debrecen to Lvov
  3. Take the bus from Lviv to Vilnius

$66 - $108

4 alternative options

Fly to Kaunas, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Kaunas (KUN) CLJ - KUN
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str

$100 - $377

Bus, train  •  27 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Szolnok
  2. Take the train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati D
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Wschodnia Ec
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok Ic
  5. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  6. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius

$94 - $135

Bus  •  34 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Vilnius

$96 - $145

Drive  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius 726.7 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius is to bus and train which costs $65 - $110 and takes 33 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius is to fly which costs $85 - $380 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Cluj and arriving at Vilnius via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Vilnius is 889 km. The road distance is 1162.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius without a car is to bus and train which takes 27 h 59 min and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius bus services, operated by Huben, depart from Cluj station.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius is to fly which takes 4 h 53 min and costs $85 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $150 and takes 34 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Vilnius Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Vilnius station.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius.
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  • Distance: 555.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Vilnius, Lithuania?

LOT, Wizz Air and three other airlines fly from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Budapest Népliget in around 34 h 50 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kaunas via Munich, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Doncaster/Sheffied
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kaunas via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Kaunas via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Vilnius via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Train operators
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 Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Debrecen to Lvov
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
ollex.lt
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Cluj to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
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
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
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Lviv to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
16 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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
Brianna Tour

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