There are 7 ways to get from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Katowice to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic
  3. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  4. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca Ic

$60 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus via Kraków, Kraków MDA  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Katowice to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 911
  3. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Cluj

$50 - $87

5 alternative options

Bus Ecolines  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Katowice to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Cluj - Calea Floresti

$62 - $83

Drive  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca 426.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Katowice  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) KTW - CLJ

$66 - $263

Bus to Krakow, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi to Kraków Airport
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) KRK - CLJ

$87 - $282

Train to Warsaw, fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Katowice to Warszawa Zachodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) WAW - CLJ

$80 - $296

What companies run services between Katowice, Poland and Cluj-Napoca, Romania?

You can take a train from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Budapest-Nyugati, Püspökladany, and Biharkeresztes in around 15 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Kraków, Kraków, Kraków MDA, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Budapest Népliget in around 17 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Krakow to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Krakow to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Krakow to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Warsaw to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca via Hahn
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Krakow to Cluj-Napoca via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Katowice to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Katowice to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Katowice to Kraków
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
eurores.pl
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Katowice to Kraków
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Katowice to Kraków
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Katowice to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Orange Ways
Phone
+3670-400-4874
Email
info@orw.hu
Website
orangeways.com
Bus from Krakow to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
orangeways.com
Huben
Website
huben.ro
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Cluj
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 Budapest - Népliget to Cluj
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Cluj - Calea Floresti
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
Brianna Tour
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi to Kraków Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Katovice, dw. PKS ul. Piotra Skargi to Krakov, letiště
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Katowice and Cluj-Napoca is 514 km. The road distance is 682 km.

The cheapest way to get from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which costs 180 zł - 320 zł and takes 17 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca is to train and fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 290 zł - 1 100 zł.

No, there is no direct train from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Katowice and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Budapest-Nyugati, Püspökladany and Biharkeresztes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Katowice and arriving at Cluj via Kraków, Kraków MDA and Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 15 h 26 min to get from Katowice to Cluj-Napoca, including transfers.