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

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

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Brest to Kiev Central Bus Station

$25 - $34

5 alternative options

Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Terespol to Lukow R / ...
  2. Take the train from Lukow to Kiev Pass D

$26 - $39

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Brest to Kiev 374.5 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Warsaw, fly to Kiev Zhulhany  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) WAW - IEV

$75 - $188

Train to Warsaw, fly to Kiev  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kiev (KBP) WAW - KBP

$63 - $161

Train to Minsk, fly to Kiev Zhulhany  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Brest Central to Minsk-Passajirskii
  2. Fly from Minsk (MSQ) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) MSQ - IEV

$77 - $168

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brest to Kiev is to bus which costs $24 - $35 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brest to Kiev is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Brest and Kiev is 509 km. The road distance is 599.2 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 15 min to get from Brest to Kiev, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Brest to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Brest Central and arriving at Kiev Pass via Terespol and Lukow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Brest, Belarus and Kiev, Ukraine?

Brest Bus Belarus operates a bus from Brest to Kiev 4 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 12 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brest to Kiev via Terespol and Lukow in around 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Warsaw to Kiev via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Minsk to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $160
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Warsaw to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Terespol to Lukow
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $12
Train from Lukow to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
14 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
www.rw.by
Train from Brest Central to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$4 - $6
Coupe
$6 - $8
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Brest Bus Belarus
Phone
114
Email
av@brest.by
Website
av.brest.by
Bus from Brest to Kiev Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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