Travel from Sofia to Chișinău

Bus or fly from Sofia to Chișinău?

Tarom, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Sofia to Chișinău every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Chișinău via Bucharest - Gară Filaret and Bucharest Filaret in around 16 h 40 min.

How to get from Sofia to Chișinău

ModeDurationPrice
From Tzarigradsko shose Blvd. line 84 bus to Sofia airport, fly to Chisinau airport, then shuttle to Chișinău.7 h 39 min$141
From Tzarigradsko shose Blvd. line 84 bus to Sofia airport, fly to Iasi airport, taxi to Iași, then bus to Chișinău.9 h 27 min$205
From Sofia - Central Bus Station bus to Bucharest - Gară Filaret, walk to Bucharest Filaret, then bus to Chișinău.16 h 40 min$53
From Sofia - Central Bus Station bus to Ruse, bus to Bucuresti Nord Gara A, train to Tecuci, then bus to Chisinau.17 h 41 min$67
From Sofia train to Ruse, night train to Bucuresti Nord Gara A, train to Nicolina, train to Ungheni, then train to Chisinau.23 h 45 min$42
From Sofia Serdika bus to Odessa then bus to Chişinău.30 h 50 min$57
From Sofia train to Ruse, night train to Bucuresti Nord Gara A, then night train to Chisinau.24 h 44 min$41
From Sofia drive to Chișinău.11 h 30 min$101

How long does it take to get from Sofia to Chișinău?

It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Sofia to Chișinău, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Sofia and Chișinău?

No, there is no direct train from Sofia to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Chisinau via Ruse, Bucuresti Nord Gara A, Nicolina and Ungheni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Sofia and Chișinău?

No, there is no direct bus from Sofia to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Sofia - Central Bus Station and arriving at Chișinău via Bucharest Filaret. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

Operators from Sofia to Chișinău

OperatorPhoneWebsite
SUMC0700 13 233SUMC
TaromTarom
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines
Wizz AirWizz Air
LufthansaLufthansa
RyanairRyanair
Air MoldovaAir Moldova
Chisinau Airport(+373 22) 525 111Chisinau Airport
ALVERS TUR022 211 051ALVERS TUR
ETAP GroupETAP Group
Avtoekspres+359 (0) 52 757 044Avtoekspres
Romanian Railways (CFR)0219521Romanian Railways (CFR)
S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L+40 743 420 420S.C Mirtrans - Express S.R.L
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)0700 10 200Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Maximov ToursMaximov Tours
Ukraine busesUkraine buses