There are 5 ways to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău by plane, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Chisinau  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Chisinau (KIV) OTP - KIV

$55 - $108

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Bus, night train  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Buzau
  2. Take the night train from Buzau to Chisinau

$26 - $40

3 alternative options

Fly to Iasi, bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Iasi (IAS) OTP - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$37 - $142

Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Chisinau

$60 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău 268.5 miles

$40 - $65

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Otopeni Airport and arriving at Chisinau. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Chișinău is 346 km. The road distance is 429.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău, including transfers.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău bus services, operated by S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L, depart from Otopeni Airport station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău is to fly which takes 1 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Chisinau Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău bus services, operated by S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L, arrive at Chisinau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău is 430 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău.

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Air Moldova and Tarom offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău.
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  • Distance: 216.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania and Chișinău, Moldova?

Air Moldova and Tarom fly from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău 4 times a day. Alternatively, S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L operates a bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Chișinău twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
Transfero
Phone
+4-0745-380.000
Website
transfe.autogari.ro
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Buzau
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
transfe.autogari.ro
Teisa Travel
Phone
(+40) 752 323 130
Email
office@teisa.ro
Website
teisa.ro
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Buzău
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
teisa.ro
Hermes
Phone
+4-0745-797.976
Website
hermes.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Buzău
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
hermes.autogari.ro
MementoBus
Phone
(+40) 317.105.518
Email
rezervari@mementobus.com
Website
mementobus.com
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Buzau
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mementobus.com

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