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Cluj-Napoca Airport

General information

The second busiest airport in Romania is located in the northwest of the country. Cluj-Napoca is considered as the capital of the historical region Transylvania, formerly part of the Kingdom of Hungary. Cluj-Napoca Airport is named after Avram Iancu and is widely used by low-cost carriers Wizz Air and Blue Air.


Where is Cluj-Napoca Airport situated?

It is situated east of the second largest city in Romania. The location of Cluj-Napoca Airport is excellent, close to the European road E576 and the centre of Cluj-Napoca. The city of Cluj-Napoca is geographically at a similar distance from Bucharest (448 km), Budapest (466 km) and Belgrade (473 km).

How many terminals does Cluj-Napoca Airport have?

The airport has one terminal (Departures and Arrivals).

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Cluj-Napoca Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Romania.

Airport Distance
Sibiu Airport 115km
Debrecen Airport (Hungary) 176km



The distance from Cluj-Napoca Airport to the centre of Cluj-Napoca is 8 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Cluj-Napoca.

From CLJ Airport to Cluj-Napoca City centre by Car
8 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Cluj-Napoca Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Cluj-Napoca Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Cluj-Napoca Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Cluj-Napoca Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Cluj-Napoca is about RON 30.-. Book your taxi at Cluj-Napoca Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From CLJ Airport to Cluj-Napoca City centre by Taxi
8 km
20 min
RON 30.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Cluj-Napoca Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Europcar, Avis, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Cluj-Napoca Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Cluj-Napoca Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Cluj-Napoca Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Cluj-Napoca Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Cluj-Napoca Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Cluj-Napoca Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Wizz Air
  • Blue Air
  • Tarom
  • Lufthansa
  • Turkish Airlines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Cluj-Napoca Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Univers T Hotel, Cluj-Napoca

Completely refurbished in 2020, the Univers T Hotel is located right at the Gheorgheni Lake, about 4 km from Cluj's historic centre. It offers free internet access and free access to a fitness centre.


Pensiunea Zbor, Cluj-Napoca

Pensiunea Zbor in Cluj Napoca enjoys quiet surroundings in Cluj Napoca’s Someseni district. The closest bus station is just 200 metres away and provides good connections to the city centre. All rooms have a bathroom and TV.

Hotels in Cluj-Napoca

Looking for the best hotels in Cluj-Napoca? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Capitolina City Chic, Cluj-Napoca

Completely renovated and modernised in 2013, Hotel Capitolina City Chic is situated in Cluj-Napoca’s centre, 700 metres from Unirii Square and the Old Town. Free WiFi and free concierge services are available.


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cluj - City Plaza, Cluj-Napoca

Centrally located on a quiet street in Cluj-Napoca close to the main historical landmarks, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cluj offers a fitness area including a swimming pool with panoramic views, free high-speed WiFi and private secured parking.


Grand Hotel Napoca, Cluj-Napoca

Grand Hotel Napoca is located on the meandering Someşul Mic river bank, 250 metres from Parcul Central. Customised tours of the city with a specialised guide are available to guests.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Cluj-Napoca Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


From Cluj-Napoca: 2-Day Bucovina & Painted Monasteries Tour

Discover Bucovina, a remarkable region filled with traditional houses, locals that seem to be living in another era, and art treasures - including the Painted Monasteries, part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.


From Cluj: Day Trip to Corvin Castle and Alba Carolina

Discover Transylvania's culture, history, and architecture with this private day trip to Corvin Castle and Alba Carolina Fortress.

Tour & transport

Sighișoara and Biertan: UNESCO in Transylvania

This is a full day tour to visit the best preserved citadel in Romania: Sighisoara. The small streets & squares are perfect to get lost in. In the afternoon, visit the small village and the fortified church of Biertan on a secluded valley.


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Dinu Pop
1 year ago

Aren't you really ashamed to ask for 267 lei for outdoor parking for 7 days more expensive than anywhere in the world, even in America I pay $ 5 a day?

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