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There are 10 ways to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus Georg  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Bansko
  2. Take the bus from Bansko to Bistriţa
  3. Take the bus from Bistriţa to Cluj 005

$165 - $207

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  26 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Videle
  3. Take the train from Videle to Cluj Napoca Ir

$46 - $68

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Vršac
  3. Take the train from Stamora Moravita to Timisoara Nord R
  4. Take the train from Timisoara Nord to Huedin Ir
  5. Take the train from Huedin to Cluj Napoca R / ...

$50 - $132

Bus Nis Ekspres  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged 603 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Szeged to Cluj 547

$50 - $62

Train  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Budapest-Ferencváros D
  3. Take the train from Köbanya-Kispest to Püspökladany Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  5. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca Ic

$98 - $203

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca 535.7 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Skopje to Cluj-Napoca  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) SKP - CLJ

$72 - $272

Train to Pristina, fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
  2. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) PRN - CLJ

$114 - $438

Bus to Sofia, fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) SOF - CLJ

$120 - $207

Fly Skopje to Sibiu, bus  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Sibiu (SBZ) SKP - SBZ
  2. Take the bus from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca

$209 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which costs $50 - $65 and takes 22 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca is to fly which costs $70 - $280 and takes 9 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Cluj via Bansko and Bistriţa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Beograd, Budapest-Ferencváros, Köbanya-Kispest, Püspökladany and Biharkeresztes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 20 min.

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The distance between Skopje and Cluj-Napoca is 558 km. The road distance is 857.1 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 8 min and costs $160 - $210.

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It takes approximately 21 h 8 min to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca, including transfers.

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Skopje to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Biser Prom, depart from Skopje station.

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Skopje to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which takes 21 h 8 min and costs $160 - $210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $210 and takes 27 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs $70 - $280 and takes 9 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca.
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  • Distance: 348.5 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 8 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Cluj-Napoca, Romania?

You can take a bus from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Bansko and Bistriţa in around 21 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Belgrade, Beograd, Budapest-Ferencváros, Köbanya-Kispest, Püspökladany, and Biharkeresztes in around 27 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Pristina to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Pristina to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Pristina to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via London Luton
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Pristina to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Pristina to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Sofia to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Zagreb, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Vienna, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Skopje to Sibiu via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Stamora Moravita to Timisoara Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Timisoara Nord to Huedin
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Huedin to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Videle to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Köbanya-Kispest to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Bus operators
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Bansko
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Bansko to Bistriţa
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Bistriţa to Cluj
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sami.ro
Stup Vrsac
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Skopje to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Volan
Website
menetrendek.hu
Bus from Novi Sad to Szeged
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
menetrendek.hu
Bus from Szeged to Cluj
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
menetrendek.hu
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fany.ro

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There is no direct flight from Skopje Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Skopje to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Sami Trans, arrive at Cluj station.

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Cluj-Napoca is 1 h ahead of Skopje. It is currently 5:50 PM in Skopje and 6:50 PM in Cluj-Napoca.

Skopje to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Cluj Napoca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Cluj-Napoca is 857 km. It takes approximately 10 h 34 min to drive from Skopje to Cluj-Napoca.

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Germania Flug AG, Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Skopje Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 660+ hotels available in Cluj-Napoca. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to shuttle which takes 35 min and costs .

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