There are 8 ways to get from Vienna to Chișinău by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Chisinau  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Chisinau (KIV) VIE - KIV

$99 - $204

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Bus Trans Nicolaescu  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Viena- Hotel IBIS to Gura Humorului
  2. Take the bus from Gura Humorului to Iași 005 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$26 - $31

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Fly to Iasi, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Iasi (IAS) VIE - IAS
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$143 - $316

Train, bus  •  23 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bruck/Leitha Rex
  2. Take the bus from Bruck/Leitha Bahnhof to Oradea
  3. Take the train from Oradea to Iasi Ir
  4. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$97 - $115

Bus Alexa Trans  •  28 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Schwechat to Iași
  2. Take the bus from Iași to Chișinău

$110

Train  •  32 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Chop
  2. Take the train from Chop to Razdelnaja
  3. Take the train from Razdelnaja to Chisinau

$49 - $77

EuroNight, night train  •  34 h 11 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord Dacia
  2. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Chisinau

$63 - $97

Drive  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Chișinău 773 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Viena- Hotel IBIS and arriving at Chișinău via Gura Humorului and Iași. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Chișinău. However, there are services departing from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Chisinau via Chop and Razdelnaja. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 6 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Chișinău is 944 km. The road distance is 1236.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Chișinău without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Vienna to Chișinău, including transfers.

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Vienna to Chișinău bus services, operated by Trans Nicolaescu, depart from Viena- Hotel IBIS station.

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Vienna to Chișinău train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Wien Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Chișinău is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 11 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 32 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Chisinau Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Vienna to Chișinău bus services, operated by ALVERS TUR, arrive at Chișinău station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Chișinău.
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  • Distance: 590.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Chișinău, Moldova?

Austrian Airlines, Air Moldova and Tarom fly from Vienna to Chișinău 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Chișinău via Gura Humorului and Iași in around 21 h 11 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Iasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Chisinau via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $400
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Vienna to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bruck/Leitha
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Oradea to Iasi
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
13 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Chop
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chop to Razdelnaja
Ave. Duration
16 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$5 - $7
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$21 - $30
Train from Razdelnaja to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Iași to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Auto Confort
Website
autoconfortiasi.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iași
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Book at
autoconfortiasi.ro
Sami Trans
Phone
+4-0332-804.020
Website
sami.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
sami.ro
RVG
Phone
0231 531589
Email
office@rvg.ro
Website
rvg.ro
Bus from Gura Humorului to Iaşi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
rvg.ro
Kruiser
Phone
+4368-860-574-447
Email
contact@kruiser.ro
Website
kruiser.ro
Bus from Bruck/Leitha Bahnhof to Oradea
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
kruiser.ro
Alexa Trans
Phone
0040 263 215 521
Email
alexa.trans@yahoo.com
Website
alexatrans.ro
Bus from Schwechat to Iași
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
alexatrans.ro

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Chișinău is 1 h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 7:32 AM in Vienna and 8:32 AM in Chișinău.

Vienna to Chișinău train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Chisinau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Chișinău is 1237 km. It takes approximately 15 h 48 min to drive from Vienna to Chișinău.

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Air Moldova, Austrian Airlines and Tarom offer flights from Vienna Airport to Chisinau Airport.

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There are 426+ hotels available in Chișinău. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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