There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Kiev by plane, bus, night train, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Kiev, Ukraine?

LOT, Wizz Air and six other airlines fly from Bucharest to Kiev 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Kiev via Chișinău, Chisinau, and Demiivska in around 21 h 26 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via London Luton
Avg. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Nuremberg
Avg. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Larnaca
Avg. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Vienna
Avg. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Munich
Avg. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Warsaw
Avg. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Warsaw
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Istanbul
Avg. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Rome
Avg. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Alidaunia
Website
alidaunia.it
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Athens
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Yan Air
Website
yanair.ua
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev Zhulhany via Tel Aviv
Avg. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Athens
Avg. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Ungheni to Kiev Pass
Avg. Duration
14 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
railway.md
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Avg. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
Avg. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Chisinau to Kiev
Avg. Duration
11 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bucharest to Kiev?

The distance between Bucharest and Kiev is 747 km. The road distance is 918 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Kiev?

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Kiev is to night train and train which costs $45 and takes 26 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bucharest to Kiev?

The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Kiev is to fly which takes 7 h 54 min and costs $120.

Is there a direct train between Bucharest and Kiev?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucharest - Gara de Nord and arriving at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 27 h.

How long does it take to get from Bucharest to Kiev?

It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to get from Bucharest to Kiev, including transfers.