When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.
If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.
Which stations serve the rail line Cluj-Napoca - Bucharest?
The trains to Bucharest can leave from Cluj Napoca or Cluj Napoca Est and arrive at București Obor, București Băneasa or București Nord.
How many train connections are there from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest every day?
35 train connections exist to reach Bucharest from Cluj-Napoca per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 30 routes which have at least one change versus 5 routes which are direct lines. So although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections. Nevertheless, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
How long does it take from Cluj-Napoca to Bucharest and when do the trains leave?
With the fastest connections you will be in Bucharest in 14 hours and 4 minutes, but on average it takes 18 hours and 50 minutes. The first train headed to Bucharest is at 00:08, while the last one leaves Cluj-Napoca at 22:09.