There are 3 ways to get from Chișinău to Chernivtsi by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău Northern Bus Station to Chernivtsi

295 ₴

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Train  •  14h 46m

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Ungheni 401
  2. Take the train from Iaşi to Paşcani
  3. Take the train from Paşcani to Vadu Siretului 380
  4. Take the train from Vadul Siret to Chernivtsi 960

303 ₴ - 1 151 ₴

Drive  •  4h 51m

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Chernivtsi 329 km

700 ₴ - 1 100 ₴

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The cheapest way to get from Chișinău to Chernivtsi is to bus which costs $11 and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Chișinău to Chernivtsi is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chişinău Northern Bus Station station and arriving at Chernivtsi. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 7h.

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No, there is no direct train from Chișinău to Chernivtsi. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Chernivtsi via Ungeny, Iaşi, Paşcani and Vadul Siret. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 46m.

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The distance between Chișinău and Chernivtsi is 261 km. The road distance is 329 km.

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Chernivtsi without a car is to bus which takes 7h and costs $11.

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The bus from Chişinău Northern Bus Station to Chernivtsi takes 7h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Chișinău to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by Gara Nord Chisinau, depart from Chişinău Northern Bus Station.

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

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What companies run services between Chișinău, Moldova and Chernivtsi, Ukraine?

Gara Nord Chisinau operates a bus from Chişinău Northern Bus Station to Chernivtsi 5 times a day. Tickets cost 295 ₴ and the journey takes 7h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chișinău to Chernivtsi via Ungheni, Ungeny, Iasi, Iaşi, Paşcani, Vadu Siretului, and Vadul Siret in around 14h 46m.

Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Ungheni
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
150 ₴ - 220 ₴
Website
railway.md
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Kishinev to Ungeny
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 ₴ - 270 ₴
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
70 ₴ - 90 ₴
1st Class
230 ₴ - 270 ₴
Train from Iaşi to Paşcani
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45 ₴ - 210 ₴
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
45 ₴ - 65 ₴
1st Class
180 ₴ - 210 ₴
Train from Paşcani to Vadu Siretului
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 ₴ - 280 ₴
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
70 ₴ - 95 ₴
1st Class
240 ₴ - 280 ₴
Lviv railways
Website
railway.lviv.ua
Train from Vadul Siret to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21 ₴ - 24 ₴
Schedules at
railway.lviv.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Vadul-Siret to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 ₴ - 340 ₴
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Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
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Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
330 ₴ - 900 ₴
3rd Class
110 ₴ - 160 ₴
2nd Class
220 ₴ - 340 ₴
Bus operators
Gara Nord Chisinau
Website
garanord.md
Bus from Chişinău Northern Bus Station to Chernivtsi
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
295 ₴
Schedules at
garanord.md

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The best way to get from Chișinău to Chernivtsi is to bus which takes 7h and costs $11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $11 - $45 and takes 14h 46m.

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Chișinău to Chernivtsi bus services, operated by Gara Nord Chisinau, arrive at Chernivtsi station.

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Chișinău to Chernivtsi train services, operated by Lviv railways, arrive at Chernivtsi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chișinău to Chernivtsi is 329 km. It takes approximately 4h 51m to drive from Chișinău to Chernivtsi.

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