Reaching Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca is the biggest city in Transylvania and one of the third largest in Romania. It is an important railway node, connecting to all major destinations within the country and in central and eastern Europe. For international connections can be found on the German Railways Website. You may also visit the web-page of the Romanian Railways for local connections and timetables.

It may be convenient for you to take a flight, and land at the international airport in Cluj-Napoca. There are some international companies like Wizzair and Lufthansa that operate regular fligths with destinations in major western European cities, as well as the national operator Tarom connecting Cluj-Napoca with Bucharest.

The partner agency for DSL2013 is Natura Travel (tel/fax: +40-264-430911, Mobile: +40-723-155667, e-mail: naturatravel@cluj.astral.ro) and it is advised to check for convenient travel solutions.

The agency provides flight tickets from major European cities with major air carriers and low-cost companies too. Cluj-Napoca has direct connections to London Luton, Eindhoven, Bruxelles Charleroi, Paris Beauvais, Dortmund, Bergamo, Rome-Fiumicino, Bari, Treviso-Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza, Valencia. A shuttle service to/from Targu-Mures Airport is also provided. This city is 100 km away and has direct connections additionally to Frankfurt-Hahn, Barcelona, Pisa, Budapest. Direct or connecting flights from most major European cities to Budapest with several daily shuttles to Cluj-Napoca (Budapest airports offer more flights/connections and better prices).

On the bottom of the page there is an interactive Google map centred at Cluj-Napoca.

Might be informative to check what Wikitravel and the Romanian National Tourist Office share about the city and its neighbouring places.

Local transport

RATUC is the company providing local public transport in the city. You can find information about the transport network, timetables, tickets and fares on their website.

Summer in Cluj-Napoca is fairly hot - as high as 35 degrees Celsius - but before making your luggage you might want to check a weather forecast.

Accommodation in Cluj

Natura Travel offers the following hotels via allotment in the following hotels (for other requests contact the agency):

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