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There are 4 ways to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca by bus, train or car

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Bus Volan  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Cluj 547

$17 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus Transdara S.A. - Atlassib  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca

$13 - $23

2 alternative options

Train  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Cegled Ic
  2. Take the train from Cegled to Püspökladany Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  4. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca Ic

$19 - $30

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca 274.2 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which costs 3 700 Ft - 7 000 Ft and takes 10h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca is to drive which costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 5h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Szeged and arriving at Cluj. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Cegled, Püspökladany and Biharkeresztes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 52m.

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The distance between Szeged and Cluj-Napoca is 270 km. The road distance is 438.8 km.

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The best way to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca without a car is to bus which takes 7h 48m and costs 4 900 Ft - 7 000 Ft.

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The bus from Szeged to Cluj takes 7h 48m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Szeged to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Volan, depart from Szeged station.

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Szeged to Cluj-Napoca train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Szeged station.

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The best way to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which takes 7h 48m and costs 4 900 Ft - 7 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft and takes 8h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca.
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  • Distance: 168.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Szeged, Hungary and Cluj-Napoca, Romania?

Volan operates a bus from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 7h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca via Cegled, Püspökladany, and Biharkeresztes in around 8h 52m.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Cegled
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Cegled to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Biharkeresztes to Cluj Napoca
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Szeged, Viztorony tér to Arad, autogara Transdara
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
regiojet.com
Transdara S.A. - Atlassib
Phone
+4-0257-270.097
Website
transdara.autogari.ro
Bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
transdara.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
autogenn.ro

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Szeged to Cluj-Napoca bus services, operated by Volan, arrive at Cluj station.

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Cluj-Napoca is 1h ahead of Szeged. It is currently 9:36 AM in Szeged and 10:36 AM in Cluj-Napoca.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Szeged to Cluj-Napoca is 439 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca.

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There are 677+ hotels available in Cluj-Napoca. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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