There are 6 ways to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv by train, bus, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Chernovcy to Lvov Express / ...

$3 - $9

5 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Lwiw Stryiskyi bus station

$8 - $10

Bus via Ternopol  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Ternopol
  2. Take the bus from Ternopil to Lviv

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chernivtsi to Lviv 165.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Chernivtsi to Lviv 165.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Chernivtsi (CWC) to Lviv (LWO) CWC - LWO

$113 - $363

What companies run services between Chernivtsi, Ukraine and Lviv, Ukraine?

Ukrainian Railways (UZ) operates a train from Chernivtsi to Lviv 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, Ukraine buses operates a bus from Chernivtsi to Lviv every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Chernivtsi to Lviv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Chernivtsi to Lviv via Kiev, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Chernivtsi to Lwiw Stryiskyi bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Chernivtsi to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Ternopil to Lviv
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
Taxi from Chernivtsi to Lviv
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Chernivtsi Taxi
Phone
+380372931493
Website
taxi.cv.ua

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from JFK to New York City, Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train and How do I buy a London Underground ticket? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chernivtsi to Lviv?

The distance between Chernivtsi and Lviv is 222 km. The road distance is 265 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv?

The cheapest way to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv is to train which costs 95 ₴ - 230 ₴ and takes 5 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv?

The quickest way to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv is to taxi which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 1 800 ₴ - 2 300 ₴.

Is there a direct train between Chernivtsi and Lviv?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chernovcy and arriving at Lvov. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Chernivtsi and Lviv?

No, there is no direct bus from Chernivtsi to Lviv. However, there are services departing from Chernivtsi and arriving at Petra Doroshenko str. via Lviv Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Chernivtsi to Lviv?

The train from Chernovcy to Lvov takes 5 h 16 min including transfers and departs three times a day.