Category Archives: Useful travel info
If you want to know how you can travel from Bucharest to Chisinau, Moldova, here are the options.
By train: there is one train a day, that leaves at 19:40 and gets there at 9:30 ( it takes 14 hours). The price for the sleeper is 141 lei for a bed in the 4 bed dorm and 230 lei for a bed in a 2 bed dorm.
Another route preferred by travellers is Bucharest to Istanbul. Things have changed a little in this respect and nowadays there is a direct train to there and also buses. There is a catch though if you plan to take the train. The info below is updated today, the 18th of April 2013.
Train: there is one train a day, it leaves at 12:30 and it gets to Istanbul
Thinking of Bucharest as a centre, as a starting point for different travel routes, there are many destinations you can think of. Most of the backpackers go mainly to several locations: Brasov, Budapest, Chisinau, or Sofia. This post is dedicated to Sofia, because, especially lately, many of our travellers go there and they need accurate information about how to travel from Bucharest to Sofia.
There are many sources, printed or online, where you can check and find possible routes.