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Distance between Bucharest (BBU) and Cluj-Napoca (CLJ)

Flight distance from Bucharest to Cluj-Napoca (Aurel Vlaicu International Airport – Cluj International Airport) is 196 miles / 316 kilometers / 171 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Bucharest (BBU) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) is 288 miles / 464 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 53 minutes.

Bucharest – Cluj-Napoca

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196
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316
Kilometers
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171
Nautical miles

How far is Cluj-Napoca from Bucharest?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 196.277 miles
  • 315.877 kilometers
  • 170.560 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 196.138 miles
  • 315.653 kilometers
  • 170.439 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Aurel Vlaicu International Airport to Cluj International Airport is 52 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Bucharest to Cluj-Napoca generates about 54 kg of CO2 per passenger, 54 kilograms is equal to 119 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bucharest to Cluj-Napoca

Shortest flight path between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and Cluj International Airport (CLJ).

Airport information

Origin Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: BBU
ICAO Code: LRBS
Coordinates: 44°30′11″N, 26°6′7″E
Destination Cluj International Airport
City: Cluj-Napoca
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: CLJ
ICAO Code: LRCL
Coordinates: 46°47′6″N, 23°41′10″E