Oradea International Airport, some 5km southwest of the centre, is served by Tarom, Ryanair and the domestic budget carrier Blue Air.
A small bus station is situated 2km south of the centre. From here you can catch frequent maxitaxis and regular buses to Băile Felix (3 to 5 lei, 10 minutes), Ştei (for access to Bears Cave; 14 lei, 90 minutes) and Arieşeni (26 lei, 2½ hours).
There’s a small maxitaxi stand north of the train station for services to cities north of Oradea, such as Baia Mare (40 lei, 3¾ hours).
Oradea's train station is 2km north of the centre. Daily fast trains from Oradea include services to Budapest (89 lei, five hours, one daily), a slow overnight to Bucharest (112 lei, 12 hours), Cluj-Napoca (45 lei, three hours, six daily), Braşov (102 lei, nine hours, two daily) and Timişoara (49 lei, three hours, three daily).
Agenţia de Voiaj CFR sells domestic and international train tickets and seat reservations.