There are 5 ways to get from Chișinău to Bălţi by train, night train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Ungheni
  2. Take the train from Ungheni to Belz-Orasch

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, night train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Ungheni
  2. Take the night train from Ungheni to Belz-Orasch

$11 - $16

Bus, taxi  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău to Bucovăţ
  2. Take a taxi from Bucovăţ to Bălţi

$27 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chișinău to Bălţi 83.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Bălţi 83.1 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Chișinău to Bălţi. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Belz-Orasch via Ungheni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Chișinău and Bălţi is 109 km. The road distance is 132.9 km.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Bălţi without a car is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Chișinău to Bălţi, including transfers.

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Chișinău to Bălţi train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), depart from Chisinau station.

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Chișinău to Bălţi train services, operated by Moldovan Railways (CFM), arrive at Belz-Orasch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chișinău to Bălţi is 133 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Chișinău to Bălţi.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Bălţi. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chișinău to Bălţi.
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  • Distance: 68.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Chișinău, Moldova and Bălţi, Moldova?

You can take a train from Chișinău to Bălţi via Ungheni in around 5 h 55 min.

Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Ungheni
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
railway.md
Train from Ungheni to Belz-Orasch
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău to Bucovăţ
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
autogara.md
Other operators
Taxi from Bucovăţ to Bălţi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32

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