There are 5 ways to get from Chișinău to Athens by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Athens (ATH) KIV - ATH

$110 - $190

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  28 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Odessa Gl.
  2. Take the bus from Odessa to Athens

$61 - $90

3 alternative options

Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  30 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău Southern Bus to Athens Bus Station

$68 - $154

Bus Ilias Travel  •  36 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chisinau to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to Varna
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Athens

$216 - $250

Drive  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Athens 1016.7 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Chișinău to Athens is to train and bus which costs $60 - $90 and takes 28 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chișinău to Athens is to fly which costs $110 - $190 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chișinău to Athens. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Athens via Constanta and Varna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 50 min.

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The distance between Chișinău and Athens is 1088 km. The road distance is 1626.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Athens without a car is to train and bus which takes 28 h 48 min and costs $60 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Chișinău to Athens, including transfers.

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Chișinău to Athens bus services, operated by S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L, depart from Chisinau station.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Athens is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $110 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $160 and takes 30 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Chisinau Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Chișinău to Athens bus services, operated by Ilias Travel, arrive at Athens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chișinău to Athens is 1627 km. It takes approximately 19 h 37 min to drive from Chișinău to Athens.

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Wizz Air, Air Moldova, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Chisinau Airport to Athens Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chișinău to Athens.
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  • Distance: 680 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Chișinău, Moldova and Athens, Greece?

Wizz Air, Tarom and three other airlines fly from Chișinău to Athens 4 times a day. Alternatively, Chisinau Bus Station operates a bus from Chișinău to Athens 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $150 and the journey takes 30 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chisinau to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Chisinau to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Chisinau to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Odessa to Athens
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău Southern Bus to Athens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
autogara.md
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Chisinau to Constanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
Mercado Sud
Phone
(0721) 643.210
Email
office@mercado-sud.ro
Website
mercado-sud.ro
Bus from Constanta to Varna
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
mercado-sud.ro
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Varna to Athens
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$115 - $125
Schedules at
iliastravel.com

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