There are 4 ways to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca by 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.

Recommended option

Bus Volan  •  7 h 48 min

  1. 547

$18 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. 962
  2. 1949

$21 - $35

Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. R
  2. R

$28 - $42

Drive  •  5 h

  1. 274.2 miles

$45 - $75

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

Volan operates a bus from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 7 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca via Bekescsaba and Salonta in around 8 h 31 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bekescsaba to Salonta
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Szeged to Arad, Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Arad, Arad to Cluj-Napoca, Cluj
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Apetrans Ltd
Phone
+4-0231-517.509
Website
apetrans.ro
Bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
apetrans.ro
Transdara S.A. - Atlassib
Phone
+4-0257-270.097
Website
transdara.autogari.ro
Bus from Arad to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
transdara.ro

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Szeged and Cluj-Napoca is 270 km. The road distance is 439 km.

The cheapest way to get from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca is to bus which costs 4 900 Ft - 7 000 Ft and takes 7 h 48 min.

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

No, there is no direct train from Szeged to Cluj-Napoca. However, there are services departing from Szeged-Rokus and arriving at Cluj Napoca via Bekescsaba and Salonta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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 7 h 48 min.

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