There are 5 ways to get from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Belgorod D
  2. Take the train from Belgorod to Rossosch
  3. Take the train from Rossosch to Rostov Glavnij D

$35 - $76

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Bus  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kharkov to Rostov-na-Donu Krasnodar

$19 - $65

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Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don 284.6 miles

$27 - $40

Train to Belgorod, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Belgorod
  2. Fly from Belgorod (EGO) to Platov (ROV) EGO - ROV

$179 - $454

Fly from Kharkiv  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Kharkiv (HRK) to Platov (ROV) HRK - ROV

$232 - $552

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kharkov and arriving at Rostov-na-Donu. Services depart six times a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don. However, there are services departing from Harkov Pass and arriving at Rostov Glavnij via Belgorod and Rossosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 33 min.

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The distance between Kharkiv and Rostov-on-Don is 398 km. The road distance is 455.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don without a car is to train which takes 13 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 33 min to get from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don, including transfers.

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Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Kharkov station.

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Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Harkov Pass station.

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The best way to get from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don is to train which takes 13 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 12 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Belgorod Airport to Platov Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Rostov-na-Donu station.

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Map of how to get from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don.
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  • Distance: 248.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 33 min

What companies run services between Kharkiv, Ukraine and Rostov-on-Don, Russia?

You can take a train from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don via Belgorod and Rossosch in around 13 h 33 min. Alternatively, Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don 4 times a week. Tickets cost $19 - $60 and the journey takes 23 h 25 min. Hayreniq Tour also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Warsaw, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Warsaw, Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk, Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk, Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk, Sochi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Belgorod to Platov via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Kharkiv to Platov via Minsk
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Belgorod to Rossosch
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Train from Rossosch to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Kharkov to Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don
Ave. Duration
11 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru

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Rostov-on-Don is 1 h ahead of Kharkiv. It is currently 4:56 AM in Kharkiv and 4:56 AM in Rostov-on-Don.

Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Rostov Glavnij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don is 455 km. It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to drive from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don.

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Yamal Airlines, S7 Airlines, UTair Aviation and three other airlines offer flights from Belgorod Airport to Platov Airport.

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There are 1861+ hotels available in Rostov-on-Don. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kharkiv to Kharkiv Airport is to line 5 Trolleybus which takes 30 min and costs .

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