Buses from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca. Traveling by bus from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca usually takes around 27 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 26 hours and 5 minutes.

Distance809 mi (1301 km)
Shortest duration26h 5m
Cheapest price€73.91
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
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What bus companies travel from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca. FlixBus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus31d 3h 15m€73.91
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 3 trips from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca, and usually makes the trip in about 27 hours and 15 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca?

The bus takes an average of 27 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 1301 kilometers from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca. However, the fastest bus only takes 26 hours and 5 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Cologne?

The first bus leaves at 02:00 and the last bus leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all buses from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Cologne to Cluj-Napoca every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

City Information

Cologne

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There's no shortage of sights, culture, history, and adventure in Cologne, an alluring city on the Rhine. One of the most famous landmarks of the city is the Cologne Cathedral. This Gothic building and UNESCO World Heritage site remains the most iconic structure in the city. In fact, the Cologne Cathedral is the most visited landmark in Germany. Next door, the Museum Ludwig contrasts the cathedral's sense of history with an impressive collection of modern art, including works by Pablo Picasso and Andy Warhol.

Cologne's breadth of museums also caters to a younger crowd. Families with children should head to the Cologne Chocolate Museum along the river or the Cologne Zoological Garden for memorable, kid-friendly experiences.

Foodies, rejoice! Cologne is home to mouthwatering German delicacies and upscale restaurants. Start your day with breakfast at Café Sehnsucht. For lunch, visit Herings Im Martinswinkel, and for dinner, head over to Bei Oma Kleinmann to feel like you're visiting your long-lost German grandmother.

Trains like Deutsche Bahn, DB Intercity, and FlixTrain connect Cologne to other major European cities, including Munich, Paris, and Vienna. You can also catch a bus from Cologne on FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Sindbad, Union Ivkoni, or Columbuzz. Plus, the Cologne Bonn Airport is a large, well-outfitted airport with daily international flights for travelers coming from afar.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Cologne?

Main departure station: Cologne Nord - Leverkusen

Most buses depart from the main station in Cologne.

All bus stations in Cologne:

  • Cologne Nord - Leverkusen

Where does the bus arrive in Cluj-Napoca?

Main arrival station: Strada Bruno Giordano nr. 1-3

All buses from Cologne arrive at one main station in Cluj-Napoca.

Bus stations in Cluj-Napoca:

  • Strada Bruno Giordano nr. 1-3

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