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There are 10 ways to get from Porto to Moldova by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Porto to Chisinau  •  9h 18m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Chisinau (KIV) OPO - KIV

$48 - $233

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Fly Porto to Iasi  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Iasi (IAS) OPO - IAS

$41 - $209

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Fly Porto to Odesa, train  •  13h 1m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Odesa (ODS) OPO - ODS
  2. Take the train from Odesa-Holovna to Rozdilna I

$55 - $243

Train to Lisbon, fly to Chisinau  •  10h 11m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Chisinau (KIV) LIS - KIV

$120 - $288

Bus  •  46h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Oporto to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Murcia
  3. Take the bus from Harlau to Ploiesti
  4. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Chişinău Central Bus Station

$396 - $544

Train, bus  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Madrid-Chamartin Alv
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Murcia Del Carmen Ic
  4. Take the bus from Harlau to Ploiesti
  5. Take the train from Ploiesti Sud to Kishinev 402

$400 - $576

Train, bus via Lviv  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Zaragoza-Delicias Alv
  3. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Lvov
  4. Take the train from Lviv to Zhmerynka
  5. Take the train from Jmerinka to Kishinev Ir

$370 - $515

Bus, train via Nancy  •  2 days 21h

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Nancy
  2. Take the bus from Nancy to Iași
  3. Take the train from Iasi to Kishinev 402

$313 - $349

Bus, train  •  3 days 18h

  1. Take the bus from Porto Porto Urb. to Vigo
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Iași
  3. Take the train from Iasi to Kishinev 402

$163 - $179

Drive  •  40h 2m

  1. Drive from Porto to Chișinău 4022.6 km

$550 - $850

Porto (OPO) to Chisinau (KIV) flights

The flight time between Porto (OPO) and Chisinau (KIV) is around 8h 26m and covers a distance of around 3039 km. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 50m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Wizz Air UK, Ryanair and others. Typically 29 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
8h 26m
Fastest flight journey time:
5h 50m
Flight distance:
3039 km
Flights per week:
29
Cheapest price:
$45
Carbon emissions:
616 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
20:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto (OPO) to Chisinau (KIV) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Moldova

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Moldova. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Moldova.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Moldova due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Domestic travel is restricted within Moldova due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Limited international flights leaving Portugal began to resume from June 15.

Last updated: July 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Porto to Moldova is to fly, which costs €30 - €180 and takes 9h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Moldova is to fly which costs €30 - €180 and takes 9h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Moldova station. However, there are services departing from Oporto and arriving at Chişinău Central Bus Station via Madrid Estacion Sur, Harlau and Ploiesti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46h 5m.

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The distance between Porto and Moldova is 3010 km. The road distance is 4022.6 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Moldova without a car is to bus which takes 46h 5m and costs €330 - €460.

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It takes approximately 9h 18m to get from Porto to Moldova, including transfers.

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Porto to Moldova bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Oporto station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Moldova is to fly which takes 9h 18m and costs €40 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €330 - €460 and takes 46h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Chisinau Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 5m and has one stopover.

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Porto to Moldova bus services, operated by S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L, arrive at Chişinău Central Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Moldova.
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  • Distance: 3009.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 18m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Moldova?

Turkish Airlines, Wizz Air UK and seven other airlines fly from Porto to Chișinău 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Chișinău via Madrid Estacion Sur, Murcia, Harlau, and Ploiesti in around 46h 5m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Porto to Iasi via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Porto to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Chisinau via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Fly One
Website
flyone.eu
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Hahn
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Odesa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Porto to Odesa via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $500
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Porto to Iasi via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Porto to Chisinau via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Odesa-Holovna to Rozdilna I
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Book at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
$13 - $35
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$8 - $14
Train from Lviv to Zhmerynka
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Book at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
$20 - $45
3rd Class
$5 - $8
2nd Class
$10 - $19
Odesa Railways
Website
odz.gov.ua
Train from Odessa to Rozdilna I
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
swrailway.gov.ua
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
$27 - $40
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Murcia Del Carmen
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Ploiesti Sud to Kishinev
Ave. Duration
12h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $45
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$13 - $17
1st Class
$36 - $41
Train from Iasi to Kishinev
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$10 - $12
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Jmerinka to Kishinev
Ave. Duration
11h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Oporto to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Murcia
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Harlau to Ploiesti
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Lvov
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $350
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Porto Porto Urb. to Vigo
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
alsa.com
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Ploiesti to Chişinău Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com
Book at
book.autogari.md
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Nancy
Ave. Duration
26h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Alexa Trans
Phone
0040 263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Nancy to Iași
Ave. Duration
34h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$203
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Vigo to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 days 23h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$143
Schedules at
atlassib.es

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Moldova is 2h ahead of Porto. It is currently 11:28 AM in Porto and 1:28 PM in Moldova.

Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Moldova is 4023 km. It takes approximately 40h 2m to drive from Porto to Moldova.

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Austrian Airlines, TAP Portugal, Wizz Air and five other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs €1 - €2.

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