Trains in Transdniestr

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Train service to/from Transdniestr, suspended since 2006, resumed in late 2010. A schedule was not provided, however the 2006 schedule included seven daily trains to Chisinau, three to Odesa, two to Moscow and Minsk and one to St Petersburg. There’s also a daily train to Moscow, via Kiev, leaving at roughly 2am. Your best public transport option to/from Chisinau is still bus/maxitaxi.

From Tiraspol: Tickets for same-day departures are sold in the main train station ticket hall. There is also an information booth where questions about national train services cost $0.05 and questions about services to CIS countries costs $0.10 (apparently most tellers don’t bother charging these fees). Buy advance tickets (24 hours or more before departure) in the ticket office on the 2nd floor.

Most eastbound trains going from Chisinau to Ukraine and Russia stop in Tiraspol. Seven daily trains go to Chisinau (2 and 1\2 hours), three to Odesa (2 and 1\2 hours), two to Moscow (25 to 31 hours), two to Minsk (23 hours) and one to St Petersburg (35 hours).

From Bendery: There are roughly 15 daily trains to Chisinau, including ones coming from Moscow and Odesa.