There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Chisinau  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Chisinau (KIV) FRA - KIV

$107 - $257

Cheapest option

Fly to Iasi, bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Iasi (IAS) FRA - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$106 - $409

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Train, bus  •  30 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Regensburg to Chișinău

$138 - $326

Train  •  38 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Rzepin En
  2. Take the train from Rzepin to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  3. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Razdelnaja D
  4. Take the train from Razdelnaja to Chisinau

$130 - $192

Bus  •  46 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Strasbourg 108
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Chişinău

$204 - $303

Drive  •  20 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău 1180.5 miles

$240 - $360

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Chişinău via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Süd and arriving at Chisinau via Rzepin, Przemysl Gl. and Razdelnaja. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 28 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Chișinău is 1519 km. The road distance is 1888.7 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău without a car is to train and bus which takes 30 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Süd station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 38 h 28 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 46 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Chisinau Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Chişinău station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău.
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  • Distance: 949.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Chișinău, Moldova?

Air Moldova, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău via Rzepin, Przemysl Gl., and Razdelnaja in around 38 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Berlin Tegel, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Frankfurt to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Chisinau via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Chisinau via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Iasi via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Rzepin
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Rzepin to Przemysl Gl.
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$28 - $40
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Razdelnaja
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Iași to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Bus from Regensburg to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
26 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Schedules at
alverstur.md
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Chișinău is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 3:57 PM in Frankfurt am Main and 4:57 PM in Chișinău.

Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Chisinau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău is 1889 km. It takes approximately 20 h 24 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Chișinău.

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Air Moldova, Lufthansa, Ukraine International Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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There are 426+ hotels available in Chișinău. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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