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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$7

Cheapest option

Night train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from Nicolina to Chisinau AVE

$6 - $9

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Iași to Chișinău 96 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Iași, Romania and Chișinău, Moldova?

ALVERS TUR operates a bus from Iași to Chișinău twice daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Iași to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Iași and Chișinău is 97 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Iași to Chișinău is to bus which costs $7 and takes 2 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Iași to Chișinău is to bus which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $7.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Nicolina and arriving at Chisinau. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Iași and arriving at Chișinău. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

The bus from Iași to Chișinău takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs twice daily.