There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Chișinău by plane, bus, train, night 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 Chisinau  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Chisinau (KIV) BUD - KIV

$77 - $302

Cheapest option

Bus Trans Nicolaescu  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Gura Humorului
  2. Take the bus from Gura Humorului to Iași 005 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$25 - $30

6 alternative options

Fly to Iasi, bus  •  10 h 14 min

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

$91 - $1,625

Train, bus  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Oradea to Iasi Ir
  4. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$44 - $66

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Beclean
  2. Take the bus from Beclean to Iaşi 001
  3. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$81 - $111

Train  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Oradea R / ...
  3. Take the train from Oradea to Iasi Ir
  4. Take the train from Bereshti to Chisinau D

$59 - $90

Train, night train  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beclean pe Somes Ic
  2. Take the train from Beclean pe Somes to Iasi D / ...
  3. Take the night train from Iasi to Chisinau

$82 - $120

Drive  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Chișinău 621.1 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Chișinău is to bus which costs 6 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft and takes 17 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Chișinău is to fly which takes 6 h 53 min and costs 21 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Chișinău is 743 km. The road distance is 994 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Budapest to Chișinău, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Chișinău via Gura Humorului and Iași. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Chisinau via Beclean pe Somes and Iasi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Chișinău, Moldova?

Ukraine International Airlines, Austrian Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Budapest to Chișinău hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Chișinău via Gura Humorului and Iași in around 17 h 9 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,800
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Chisinau via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Oradea to Iasi
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Beclean pe Somes to Iasi
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Iasi to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Püspökladany to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Beclean pe Somes
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Bereshti to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a week
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
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Auto Confort
Website
autoconfortiasi.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Book at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
sami.ro
Bus from Beclean to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
sami.ro
Geo Tur
Phone
0742.945.755
Email
contact@geo-tur.ro
Website
geo-tur.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
geo-tur.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Beclean
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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