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from Budapest to Chișinău

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Travel Information to Chișinău from Budapest

distanceDistance460 miles (742 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$59 - $139
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $59 (€49) • 18 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $139 (€116) • 4 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesExpress Busline or Lot Polish Airlines

Travel 460 miles (742 km) by bus or flight from Budapest to Chișinău. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $59 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Express Busline or Lot Polish Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Budapest to Chișinău.

Travel Tips: Travel from Budapest to Chișinău

Travel to Chișinău easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Chișinău.

What are the ways to get from Budapest to Chișinău?

There are 2 travel options from Budapest to Chișinău: bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way from Budapest to Chișinău?

The cheapest way to go to Chișinău from Budapest is by taking a bus, which costs on average $59 (€49).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Chișinău:

A bus is $80 (€67) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Budapest to Chișinău costing on average $139 (€116).

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest to Chișinău?

The quickest way to travel between Budapest and Chișinău is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 18 h   on average.

What is the distance from Budapest to Chișinău?

Chișinău is approximately 460 miles (742 km) away from Budapest.

When traveling between Budapest and Chișinău, where do I depart from Budapest and where do I arrive in Chișinău?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Budapest to Chișinău:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Budapest to Chișinău depart from Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) to Chişinău, Strada Mitropolit Varlaam.
  • Most travelers who purchase a plane ticket from Budapest to Chișinău depart from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport to Chisinau International Airport.

Who can get me from Budapest to Chișinău?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Budapest to Chișinău:

  • You can travel by bus from Budapest to Chișinău with Express Busline, and you can find Express Busline Budapest to Chișinău tickets for $59 (€49) on Omio.
  • You can go to Chișinău from Budapest by plane with Lot Polish Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $139 (€116) with Lot Polish Airlines from Budapest to Chișinău on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly to Chișinău from Budapest?

Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Chișinău with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with.

Direct services to Chișinău tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Budapest to Chișinău?

Many of our customers traveling from Budapest to Chișinău don't make Chișinău their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Chișinău are Bucharest, London or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Chișinău to any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Budapest to Chișinău online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Budapest to Chișinău, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $59 (€49) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $139 (€116) one way.

But we recommend booking Budapest to Chișinău tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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