There are 9 ways to get from Moldova to Turkey by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

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Fly Chisinau to Istanbul  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Istanbul (IST) KIV - IST

$66 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus Chisinau Bus Station  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chişinău station to Istanbul

$48 - $103

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Fly Chisinau to Izmir  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Izmir (ADB) KIV - ADB

$76 - $261

Fly Chisinau to Antalya  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Antalya (AYT) KIV - AYT

$185 - $496

Fly Chisinau to Ankara  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Chisinau (KIV) to Ankara (ESB) KIV - ESB

$143 - $393

Train to Odesa, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Tiraspol to Odessa Gl.
  2. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Istanbul (IST) ODS - IST

$81 - $140

Bus TransEvren  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chisinau to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

$100 - $119

Train, night train  •  31 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali Bosphor Express

$52 - $67

Drive  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Chișinău to Istanbul 648.5 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Moldova to Turkey is to train and night train which costs $50 - $70 and takes 31 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moldova to Turkey is to fly which costs $65 - $110 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Moldova and Turkey is 1060 km. The road distance is 1037.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Moldova to Turkey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Moldova to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Chisinau and arriving at Istanbul - Aksaray via Constanta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Moldova and Turkey?

Air Moldova, Turkish Airlines and Tarom fly from Chișinău to Istanbul 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chișinău to Istanbul via Constanta in around 20 h 30 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Chisinau to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Chisinau to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Chisinau to Izmir via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Chisinau to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Chisinau to Antalya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Chisinau to Antalya via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chisinau to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Chisinau to Ankara via Istanbul, Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chisinau to Ankara via Istanbul, Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Chisinau to Ankara via Istanbul, Bodrum
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Chisinau to Ankara via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Odesa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Odesa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Chisinau to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Chisinau to Antalya via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Chisinau to Antalya via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Chisinau to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Chisinau to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Chisinau to Antalya via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Odesa to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Tiraspol to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
railway.md
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Chisinau to Constanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău station to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
autogara.md

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