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from Kharkiv to Kyiv

You can get from Kharkiv to Kyiv by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Kharkiv to Kyiv on Oct 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:09PMKharkiv4h47 05:56PMKyiv
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$161One-way
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04:01AMKharkiv9h08 01:09PMKyiv
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$71One-way
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07:15AMKharkiv4h48 12:03PMKyiv
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$161One-way
06:40PMKharkiv4h49 11:29PMKyiv
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$161One-way
06:45PMKharkiv5h20 12:05AMKyiv
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$161One-way

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Thu
Oct 21
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
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Fri
Oct 22
$9Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$126Windrose Airlines
Sat
Oct 23
$7Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$107Windrose Airlines
Sun
Oct 24
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$107Windrose Airlines
Mon
Oct 25
$8Ukrainian railways
$13Autolux
$153Windrose Airlines
Tue
Oct 26
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Wed
Oct 27
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Thu
Oct 28
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Fri
Oct 29
$6Ukrainian railways
$13Autolux
$107Windrose Airlines
Sat
Oct 30
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Sun
Oct 31
$9Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$81Windrose Airlines
Mon
Nov 1
$7Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Tue
Nov 2
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Wed
Nov 3
$8Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$89Windrose Airlines
Thu
Nov 4
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$89Windrose Airlines
Fri
Nov 5
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$107Windrose Airlines
Sat
Nov 6
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$10Infobus
$62Ukraine Intl. Airlines
Sun
Nov 7
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$89Windrose Airlines
Mon
Nov 8
$6Ukrainian railways
$10Infobus
$95Windrose Airlines
Tue
Nov 9
$8Ukrainian railways
$13Autolux
$95Windrose Airlines

Travel Information between Kharkiv and Kyiv

distanceDistance254 miles (410 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $66
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $8 (€6) • 7 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $66 (€53) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWindrose Airlines, Infobus or Ukrainian railways

Travel 254 miles (410 km) by flight, bus or train to Kyiv from Kharkiv. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Windrose Airlines, Infobus or Ukrainian railways among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Kharkiv to Kyiv.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
How do I reach Kyiv from Kharkiv?

There are 3 ways to travel between Kharkiv and Kyiv including taking a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Kharkiv to Kyiv?

The cheapest way to get from Kharkiv to Kyiv is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€6) compared to other travel options to Kyiv:

Taking a train is usually $58 (€47) less than taking a flight to Kyiv, which costs on average $66 (€53) for the same trip.

A train is $3 (€2) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Kharkiv to Kyiv costing on average $10 (€8).

What is the quickest way to get from Kharkiv to Kyiv?

The quickest way to travel to Kyiv from Kharkiv is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Kyiv by bus can take on average 6 h 50 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 51 min.

How many miles from Kharkiv to Kyiv would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 254 miles (410 km) between Kharkiv and Kyiv.

How many services a day are there to Kyiv from Kharkiv?

The average frequency per day from Kharkiv to Kyiv is:

  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Kharkiv and Kyiv as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Kharkiv? Where do I arrive in Kyiv?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Kharkiv to Kyiv:

  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Kharkiv to Kyiv depart from Kharkiv International Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Kharkiv, prosp. Haharina / Movchanivsʹkyy provulok (Харків, просп. Гагаріна / Мовчанівський провулок) and arrive in Kyiv, Tsentralʹnyy Avtovokzal (Київ, Центральний Автовокзал).
Which travel companies can take me from Kharkiv to Kyiv?

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

  • You can take a flight from Kharkiv to Kyiv with Windrose Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for $66 (€53) with Windrose Airlines from Kharkiv to Kyiv.
  • You can take a bus from Kharkiv to Kyiv with Infobus. Cheap tickets can be found for $10 (€8) with Infobus from Kharkiv to Kyiv.
  • You can take a train from Kharkiv to Kyiv with Ukrainian railways. Cheap tickets can be found for $8 (€6) with Ukrainian railways from Kharkiv to Kyiv.
Is there a way to travel directly from Kharkiv to Kyiv?

Yes, there are direct services available from Kharkiv to Kyiv with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Windrose Airlines.
  • You can travel directly by bus with Ecolines or Autolux.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Kharkiv to Kyiv?
Omio customers who travel from Kharkiv to Kyiv often also extend their vacation to go to Warsaw, Prague or Berlin. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Kyiv and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Kyiv from Kharkiv online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Kharkiv to Kyiv, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $66 (€53) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€8) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $8 (€6) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Kharkiv to Kyiv online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey