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from Kyiv to Lviv

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

Our recommendation

To get from Kyiv to Lviv on Sep 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00PMKiev Boryspil International Airport1h20 08:20PMLviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport
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$1031One-way
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06:45AMKyiv7h45 02:30PMLviv
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$181One-way
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10:00AMKyiv8h00 06:00PMLviv
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$231One-way
08:00AMKyiv7h30 03:30PMLviv
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$231One-way
09:15AMKyiv7h40 04:55PMLviv
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$231One-way

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Sat
Sep 25
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$15Flixbus
$92Windrose Airlines
Sun
Sep 26
$8Ukrainian railways
$14Infobus
$105Windrose Airlines
Mon
Sep 27
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$16Infobus
$105Windrose Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$7Ukrainian railways
$14Infobus
$105Windrose Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
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$15Flixbus
$105Windrose Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$7Ukrainian railways
$14Infobus
$92Windrose Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$16Ukrainian railways
$15Flixbus
$105Windrose Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$7Ukrainian railways
$15Flixbus
$92Windrose Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
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$16Infobus
$92Windrose Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$7Ukrainian railways
$16Infobus
$92Windrose Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
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$16Infobus
$92Windrose Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
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$15Flixbus
$80Windrose Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
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$16Infobus
$92Windrose Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$8Ukrainian railways
$15Flixbus
$80Windrose Airlines
Sat
Oct 9
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$15Flixbus
$80Windrose Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
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$16Infobus
$80Windrose Airlines
Mon
Oct 11
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$16Flixbus
$92Windrose Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$6Ukrainian railways
$16Infobus
$80Windrose Airlines
Wed
Oct 13
$11Ukrainian railways
$15Flixbus
$92Windrose Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
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$14Infobus
$80Windrose Airlines

Travel Information between Kyiv and Lviv

distanceDistance290 miles (468 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $80
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 7 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $80 (€64) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWindrose Airlines, Flixbus or Ukrainian railways

Travel 290 miles (468 km) by flight, bus or train between Kyiv and Lviv. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Windrose Airlines, Flixbus or Ukrainian railways among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Kyiv to Lviv.

How to get from Kyiv to Lviv

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Kyiv to Lviv, 75,97% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Kyiv to Lviv and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

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Travel to Lviv 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 Kyiv to Lviv.
FAQs
How do I reach Lviv from Kyiv?

There are 3 travel options from Kyiv to Lviv: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Lviv from Kyiv?

The cheapest way to go to Lviv from Kyiv is by taking a train, which costs on average $7 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lviv:

Taking a train is about $73 (€59) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $80 (€64) for this route.

Taking a train is about $8 (€6) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€12) for this route.

What is the quickest way from Kyiv to Lviv?

The fastest way to get to Lviv from Kyiv is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

Other travel options to Lviv can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 10 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 43 min.

How far is Lviv from Kyiv?

You should expect to travel around 290 miles (468 km) between Kyiv and Lviv.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Kyiv to Lviv?

The average frequency per day from Kyiv to Lviv is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Kyiv to Lviv?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Kyiv Zhuliany International Airport to Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from Kyiv, Tsentralʹnyy Avtovokzal (Київ, Центральний Автовокзал) and arrive in Lviv, Vulytsya Naukova (Silpo) (Львів, Вулиця Наукова (Сільпо)).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Kyiv to Lviv depart from Kyiv-Pasazhyrsky to Lviv.
Who can get me from Kyiv to Lviv?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Kyiv to Lviv, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Windrose Airlines can get you to Lviv by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Windrose Airlines from Kyiv to Lviv for $80 (€64) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Lviv. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Kyiv to Lviv tickets on Omio for $15 (€12).
  • Travel with Ukrainian railways to go to Lviv by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ukrainian railways Kyiv to Lviv tickets on Omio for $7 (€6).
Can I travel directly from Kyiv to Lviv?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus, Ecolines or Infobus.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Kyiv to Lviv?
Your trip from Kyiv to Lviv doesn't have to end in Lviv. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Kraków, Warsaw or Prague. If you’d like to add Kraków, Warsaw or Prague to your Kyiv to Lviv tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lviv today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Kyiv to Lviv one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $80 (€64) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $15 (€12) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $7 (€6) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Kyiv to Lviv 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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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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