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There are 7 ways to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Craiova  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Craiova (CRA) to Chisinau (KIV) CRA - KIV

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Train  •  19h 34m

  1. Take the train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A IR: Craiova - Bucureşti Nord Gr.A / ...
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord to Kishinev 402

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Train to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Chisinau (KIV) OTP - KIV

Train, train to Sofia, fly  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the train from Craiova to Vidin
  2. Take the train from Vidin to Sofia
  3. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Chisinau (KIV) SOF - KIV

Bus  •  16h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Craiova to Piteşti
  2. Take the bus from Pitesti to Bucharest
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Memento to Chişinău Northern Bus Station

Train, bus  •  16h 31m

  1. Take the train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
  2. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Buzau
  3. Take the bus from Buzău to Chişinău Central Bus Station

Drive  •  9h 22m

  1. Drive from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) 669.5 km

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The cheapest way to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) is to train and bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 16h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) is to fly which costs $45 - $250 and takes 7h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV). However, there are services departing from Craiova and arriving at Chisinau Airport via Pitesti, Bucharest Memento, Chişinău Northern Bus Station and str. Armeneasca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 21m.

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It is 494 km from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV). It is approximately 669.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) without a car is to bus which takes 16h 21m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV), including transfers.

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Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) bus services, operated by Astra S.A, depart from Craiova station.

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The best way to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) is to fly which takes 7h 31m and costs $45 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16h 21m, you could also train, which costs $19 - $60 and takes 19h 34m.

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There is no direct flight from Craiova Airport to Chisinau Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 55m and has one stopover.

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Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) bus services, operated by S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L, arrive at Chişinău Northern Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV).
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  • Distance: 494.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between Craiova, Romania and Chisinau Airport (KIV), Moldova?

Wizz Air, Wizz Air UK and two other airlines fly from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) via Pitesti, Bucharest Memento, Chişinău Northern Bus Station, Chişinău Central Bus Station, and str. Armeneasca in around 16h 21m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Craiova to Chisinau via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $190
HiSky
Website
hisky.aero
Flights from Craiova to Chisinau via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Craiova to Chisinau via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Fly One
Website
flyone.eu
Flights from Craiova to Chisinau via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $330
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Craiova to Vidin
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$9 - $10
Train from Bucuresti Nord to Kishinev
Ave. Duration
13h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$13 - $17
1st Class
$36 - $41
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Astra Trans Carpatic
Phone
0751.525.520
Email
office@astratranscarpatic.ro
Website
astratranscarpatic.ro
Train from Craiova to Bucureşti Nord Gr.A
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
Bus operators
Astra S.A
Phone
+4-0248-63.63.02
Website
astrasa.autogari.ro
Bus from Craiova to Piteşti
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
astrasa.autogari.ro
Viitorul Transport
Phone
0755.107.554
Email
scviitorul@yahoo.com
Website
viitorultransport.com
Bus from Pitesti to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
viitorultransport.com
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Bucharest Memento to Chişinău Northern Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
Acomar
Phone
+4-0723-660.987
Website
acomar.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Buzau
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
acomar.autogari.ro
C&I
Phone
021.330.81.32
Email
office@c-i.ro
Website
c-i.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Buzău
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
c-i.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV) is 670 km. It takes approximately 9h 22m to drive from Craiova to Chisinau Airport (KIV).

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Wizz Air UK, Fly One, HiSky and Wizz Air offer flights from Craiova Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Chisinau Airport (KIV). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Craiova to Craiova Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $5 - $6.

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