Directions from Moscow to Chișinău

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Recommended option

Fly from Moscow Domodedovo  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Chisinau (KIV) DME - KIV

$54 - $149

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  27 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Bender 2 Express
  2. Take the bus from Bender to Chişinău

$25 - $58

7 alternative options

Fly from Moscow Vnukovo  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Chisinau (KIV) VKO - KIV

$100 - $209

Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Chisinau (KIV) SVO - KIV

$74 - $239

Bus  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Chișinău Autogara Nord

$31 - $51

Train  •  32 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Chisinau Express

$31 - $56

Bus, train  •  34 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Tiraspol
  2. Take the train from Tiraspol to Chisinau Express

$52 - $55

Night train  •  29 h 22 min

  1. Take the night train from Moskva Kievskaja to Chisinau Express

$26 - $46

Drive  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Chișinău 843.4 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Chișinău, Moldova?

Fly One, Air Moldova and S7 Airlines fly from Moscow to Chișinău 5 times a day. Alternatively, Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Moscow to Chișinău 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 28 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Fly One
Website
flyone.md
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Chisinau via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Bender 2
Ave. Duration
24 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
31 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Tiraspol to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Bender to Chişinău
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
autogara.md
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Chișinău Autogara Nord
Ave. Duration
28 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Mostransavto
Phone
+7 (800) 700-31-13
Website
mostransavto.ru
Bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Tiraspol
Ave. Duration
29 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
mostransavto.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Moscow and Chișinău is 1145 km. The road distance is 1349 km.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Chișinău is to night train which costs RUB 1500 - RUB 2900 and takes 29 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Moscow to Chișinău is to fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs RUB 3300 - RUB 9500.

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Moscow to Chișinău, including transfers.