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There are 8 ways to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Chisinau  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Chisinau (KIV) CLJ - KIV

$115 - $466

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  16h 18m

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Iasi D / ...
  2. Take the night train from Iasi to Chisinau

$22 - $34

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Fly to Iasi, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Iasi (IAS) CLJ - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$45 - $138

Bus  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Cluj-Napoca to Iaşi 001
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$25 - $42

Train, bus  •  12h 11m

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Iasi D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$24 - $32

Train  •  15h 39m

  1. Take the train from Cluj Napoca to Iasi D / ...
  2. Take the train from Ungheni to Chisinau

$24 - $36

Bus, night train  •  18h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Cluj to Roman 005
  2. Take the night train from Roman(RO) to Chisinau

$26 - $36

Drive  •  9h 39m

  1. Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău 339.6 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău is to train and bus which costs $23 - $35 and takes 12h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău is to fly which costs $110 - $470 and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Cluj-Napoca and arriving at Chișinău via Iași. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Cluj Napoca and arriving at Chisinau via Iasi and Ungheni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 39m.

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The distance between Cluj-Napoca and Chișinău is 400 km. The road distance is 543.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău without a car is to bus which takes 11h 50m and costs $25 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău, including transfers.

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Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău bus services, operated by Voion Trans SRL, depart from Cluj-Napoca station.

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Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Cluj Napoca station.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău is to fly which takes 4h 7m and costs $110 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $45 and takes 11h 50m, you could also train, which costs $23 - $40 and takes 15h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău.
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  • Distance: 250.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Chișinău, Moldova?

Tarom, Blue Air and Air Moldova fly from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău via Iaşi and Iași in around 11h 50m.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Chisinau via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Chisinau via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cluj Napoca to Iasi
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Iasi to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Roman(RO) to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Ungheni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Iași to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Voion Trans SRL
Phone
+4-0743-058.899
Website
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
voiontrans.autogari.ro
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
sami.ro
Bus from Cluj to Roman
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
sami.ro
Irina Trans
Phone
+4-0749-226.971
Website
irinatrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Cluj-Napoca to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
irinatrans.autogari.ro

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There is no direct flight from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Chisinau Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău bus services, operated by ALVERS TUR, arrive at Chișinău station.

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Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), arrive at Chisinau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău is 543 km. It takes approximately 9h 39m to drive from Cluj-Napoca to Chișinău.

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Air Moldova, Blue Air and Tarom offer flights from Cluj-Napoca Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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There are 459+ hotels available in Chișinău. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cluj-Napoca to Cluj-Napoca Airport is to taxi which takes 10m and costs $4 - $5.

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