Places in Moldova

Travel to Moldova

Flying to Moldova

The national carrier is Air Moldova (, which operates direct flights from the UK, among other destinations. Wizz ( also has non-stop flights to Chisinau from London.

The major airport is: Chisinau International Airport.

Flight times:

From London - 2 hours 50 minutes; New York - 11 hours 30 minutes (including stopover).

Departure tax:


Airport guides

Airport Code: KIV. Location: The airport is located 11km (7 miles) southeast of central Chişinău. Money: There are several banks on the first floor of the terminal, offering currency exchange, money... Read more

Travel by rail

From London and Berlin it's possible to travel by rail to Chisinau via Bucharest. Tickets are inexpensive between Hungary and Moldova, and there are the options of second-class four-berth sleeper carriages or first-class with two berths. There's a bar car selling snacks and drinks, but no restaurant, so take your own food.

Getting to Moldova by boat

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