There are 6 ways to get from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, bus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Prague (PRG) KIV - PRG
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ,Hradčanská to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary - Tržnice

$109 - $235

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Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  33 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău Southern Bus to Prague
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ,Hradčanská to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary - Tržnice 854

$75 - $170

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Bus Brianna Tour  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chișinău to Iași
  2. Take the bus from Iaşi to Praha Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague Florenc to Karlovy Vary - Tržnice

$87 - $135

Train, bus  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Iasi
  2. Take the bus from Iaşi to Praha Florenc
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Karlovy Vary R

$91 - $144

Train  •  42 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Karlovy Vary R

$162 - $251

Drive  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary 987.8 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Chișinău and arriving at Karlovy Vary - Tržnice via Iaşi and Prague Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Karlovy Vary via Bucuresti Nord Gara A, Wien Hbf and Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 21 min.

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The distance between Chișinău and Karlovy Vary is 1226 km. The road distance is 1580.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to get from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary, including transfers.

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Chișinău to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by ALVERS TUR, depart from Chișinău station.

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Chișinău to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), depart from Chisinau station.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary is to bus which takes 26 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 42 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Chisinau Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Chișinău to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by Autobusy Karlovy, arrive at Karlovy Vary - Tržnice station.

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Map of how to get from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary.
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  • Distance: 766.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 26 min

What companies run services between Chișinău, Moldova and Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic?

You can take a bus from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary via Iași, Iaşi, Praha Florenc, and Prague Florenc in around 26 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary via Bucuresti Nord Gara A, Wien Hbf, and Praha hl.n. in around 42 h 21 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chisinau to Prague via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Iasi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
railway.md
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cd.cz
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ,Hradčanská to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary - Tržnice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Chișinău to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Autobusy Karlovy
Website
autobusy-kv.cz
Bus from Prague Florenc to Karlovy Vary - Tržnice
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
autobusy-kv.cz
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău Southern Bus to Prague
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
autogara.md

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Karlovy Vary is 1 h behind Chișinău. It is currently 9:23 PM in Chișinău and 8:23 PM in Karlovy Vary.

Chișinău to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Karlovy Vary station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chișinău to Karlovy Vary is 1581 km. It takes approximately 18 h 24 min to drive from Chișinău to Karlovy Vary.

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Air Moldova, Turkish Airlines, CSA and five other airlines offer flights from Chisinau Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 784+ hotels available in Karlovy Vary. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Chisinau Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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