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

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Recommended option

Fly to Moscow Domodedovo  •  8 h 33 min

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

$93 - $339

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Bus Ukraine buses  •  44 h 49 min

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

$33 - $57

6 alternative options

Fly to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  6 h 42 min

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

$98 - $279

Fly to Moscow Vnukovo  •  8 h 3 min

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

$138 - $389

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

Train  •  39 h 9 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 / ...

$71 - $111

Night train, train  •  39 h 37 min

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

$47 - $78

Drive  •  23 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Moscow 1120.7 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Moscow is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 44 h 49 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 42 min.

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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 9 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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The best way to get from Bucharest to Moscow without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 24 min and costs $60 - $170.

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It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Bucharest to Moscow, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Moscow train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Bucharest - Gara de Nord station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Moscow is to fly which takes 8 h 33 min and costs $90 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $170 and takes 34 h 24 min, you could also train, which costs $70 - $120 and takes 39 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Moscow Domodedovo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Moscow is 1 h ahead of Bucharest. It is currently 10:18 PM in Bucharest and 11:18 PM in Moscow.

Map of how to get from Bucharest to Moscow.
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  • Distance: 936.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 33 min

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

LOT, Austrian Airlines and 11 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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Vnukovo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Vnukovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $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
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Domodedovo via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,000
Train operators
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
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Ungheni to Moskva Kievskaja
Ave. Duration
28 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
railway.md
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
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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Bucharest to Moscow train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Moskva Kievskaja station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Moscow is 1793 km. It takes approximately 23 h 24 min to drive from Bucharest to Moscow.

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LOT, Air Moldova, Aegean Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Moscow Domodedovo Airport.

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There are 8152+ hotels available in Moscow. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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