There are 6 ways to get from Lviv to Chișinău by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Razdelnaja D / ...
  2. Take the train from Razdelnaja to Chisinau

$23 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Kiev Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chişinău

$18 - $30

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  21 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Chernovcy
  2. Take the train from Chernivtsi to Paşcani
  3. Take the bus from Paşcani to Iaşi 009
  4. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$33 - $49

Drive  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Chișinău 369.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Chisinau  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Chisinau (KIV) LWO - KIV

$76 - $241

Fly to Odesa, train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Odesa (ODS) LWO - ODS
  2. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Chisinau

$57 - $131

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Chișinău is to bus which costs 500 ₴ - 850 ₴ and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Chișinău is to fly which costs 2 100 ₴ - 7 000 ₴ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv station to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Lviv Bus Station 8 and arriving at Chişinău via Kiev Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lviv to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Lvov and arriving at Chisinau via Razdelnaja. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 33 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Chișinău is 476 km. The road distance is 591.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Chișinău without a car is to train which takes 15 h 33 min and costs 650 ₴ - 1 000 ₴.

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It takes approximately 15 h 33 min to get from Lviv to Chișinău, including transfers.

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Lviv to Chișinău bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Lviv Bus Station 8.

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Lviv to Chișinău train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Chișinău is to train which takes 15 h 33 min and costs 650 ₴ - 1 000 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 500 ₴ - 850 ₴ and takes 23 h 55 min, you could also fly, which costs 2 100 ₴ - 7 000 ₴ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Chișinău.
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  • Distance: 297.3 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Lviv to Chișinău via Razdelnaja in around 15 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lviv to Chișinău via Kiev Central Bus Station in around 23 h 55 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Poznan, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,400
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Kiev
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Lviv to Chisinau via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Yan Air
Website
yanair.ua
Flights from Lviv to Odesa via Krakow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Lvov to Razdelnaja
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$25 - $40
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Razdelnaja to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Chernovcy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Odessa Gl. to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chernivtsi to Paşcani
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Paşcani to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
sami.ro
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Iași to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Kiev Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chişinău
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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