There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Moscow by plane, bus, night train, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Moscow Domodedovo  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Moscow Domodedovo (DME) OTP - DME

$94 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus Ukraine buses  •  44 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
  2. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya

$34 - $57

6 alternative options

Fly to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) OTP - SVO

$99 - $280

Fly to Moscow Vnukovo  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) OTP - VKO

$138 - $397

Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  34 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
  2. Take the bus from Chişinău Central Bus Station to Moscow, Teply Stan

$61 - $161

Night train, train  •  39 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ungheni
  2. Take the train from Ungheni to Moskva Kievskaja

$46 - $77

Train  •  39 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Bucharest
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Moskva Kievskaja Express

$78 - $130

Drive  •  23 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Moscow 1120.7 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Moscow is to night train and train which costs $45 - $80 and takes 39 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Moscow is to fly which costs $95 - $280 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Moscow is 1499 km. The road distance is 1793.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Bucharest to Moscow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Moscow. However, there are services departing from Bucharest - Gara de Nord and arriving at Moskva Kievskaja via Kiev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Moscow.
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  • Distance: 936.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Moscow, Russia?

LOT, Austrian Airlines and 14 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Moscow hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Moscow via Chișinău, Iu. Gagarin Ave., C. Negruzzi Ave, Chişinău Central Bus Station, Moscow, Teply Stan, and Teply Stan in around 34 h 24 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Vnukovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo, St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Vnukovo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,000
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Fly One
Website
flyone.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Vnukovo via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Ungheni to Moskva Kievskaja
Ave. Duration
28 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
railway.md
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău Central Bus Station to Moscow, Teply Stan
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Schedules at
autogara.md
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Bucharest to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Chernivtsi to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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