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About Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport (CLJ)

Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport serves the second largest  Romanian city Cluj-Napoca, in the Transylvania region. Our Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport guide includes airport contact details as well as information relating to terminal facilities, public transportation and nearby accommodation options.


The information desk (tel: +40 264 416 788) is located in the Departure Passenger Terminal.


Driving directions:

From the centre of Cluj-Napoca, follow route 1C (E576) eastwards. This leads directly to the airport.

Airport Info


149-151 Strada Traian Vuia

The airport is located in the Someşeni district, 9km (5.5 miles) east of Cluj-Napoca city centre.

No. of terminals:

+40 264 307 500.

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus:Bus lines 8 and 5 (tel: +40 264 430 917; operate regularly from the airport into the city (journey time: 30 minutes; fare: RON4).

Taxi:Cabs are readily available outside the Arrivals Terminal to take passengers into the city centre (fare: RON2, 25/km). A number of taxi firms offer bookings – full details can be found on the airport website.

Terminal facilities


ATMs and currency exchange are available in both Arrivals and Departures.


There is a choice of cafés both landside and airside, along with a restaurant located in the Public Zone on the first floor of the Old Terminal.


Duty-free shops selling a wide variety of goods are available in Departures. Outside of the duty-free retailers, passengers can find terminal shops offering religious items, fashion accessories, local crafts and general souvenirs.


Baggage trolleys are available in the Departures Terminal, along with a baggage wrapping service.


Other facilities at Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport include an on-site hairdresser.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

A conference room, with capacity for up to 100 people, is available in the Arrivals Terminal. There is also a business lounge located in the Departures Terminal. More extensive meetings facilities can be found in the larger city centre hotels, including Hotel Paradis (tel: +40 264 413 940;

Communication Facilities:

Wi-Fi internet access is available in the Business Lounges in the Passenger Departure Terminal, as well as in the international passenger and domestic passenger pickup area. Public telephones are available throughout the airport.

Disabled facilities:

The airport is fully accessible, with lifts, disabled toilets, and designated parking close to the terminal. The airport recommends that passengers requiring additional assistance make contact with their airline before travelling.

Car parking:

Long- and short-stay parking (tel: +40 264 307 500) is available at the airport, with all spaces located within close proximity of the terminal building.

Car rental:

International car hire companies represented at Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport include: Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt, along with a number of local outfits. Offices for all rental companies are located in Arrivals.

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