There are 5 ways to get from Romania to Moldova by plane, 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  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Iasi (IAS) OTP - IAS

$22 - $129

Cheapest option

Night train  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Chisinau

$21 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus ALVERS TUR  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău

$22

Bus S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Otopeni Airport to Chisinau

$61 - $77

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Chișinău 273.1 miles

$40 - $65

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The distance between Romania and Moldova is 326 km. The road distance is 436.9 km.

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The best way to get from Romania to Moldova without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Romania to Moldova, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Romania to Moldova is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Iasi Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romania to Moldova is 437 km. It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to drive from Romania to Moldova.

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Blue Air and Tarom offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Iasi Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Moldova. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Romania to Moldova.
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  • Distance: 203.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between Romania and Moldova?

Blue Air and Tarom fly from Sector 2 to Ungheni every 4 hours. Alternatively, ALVERS TUR operates a bus from Bucharest to Chișinău 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Iasi
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
alverstur.md
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Phone
+40 743 420 420
Email
rezervari@mirtrans-express.com
Website
mirtrans-express.com
Bus from Otopeni Airport to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
mirtrans-express.com

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