There are 5 ways to get from Kherson to Kharkiv by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Kherson (KHE) to Kharkiv (HRK) KHE - HRK

$94 - $285

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Train  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Herson to Harkov Pass

$4 - $12

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Bus  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kherson to Nikopol'
  2. Take the bus from Nikopol' to Dnipro
  3. Take the bus from Dnipro to Kharkiv

$10 - $18

Taxi  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kherson to Kharkiv 351.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kherson to Kharkiv 351.8 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Kherson to Kharkiv. However, there are services departing from Kherson and arriving at Kharkiv via Nikopol' and Dnipro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Herson and arriving at Harkov Pass. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kherson and Kharkiv is 457 km. The road distance is 562.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kherson to Kharkiv without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Kherson to Kharkiv, including transfers.

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Kherson to Kharkiv bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, depart from Kherson station.

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Kherson to Kharkiv train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Herson station.

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The best way to get from Kherson to Kharkiv is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 26 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 18 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kherson Airport to Kharkiv Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Kherson to Kharkiv bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Kharkiv station.

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Map of how to get from Kherson to Kharkiv.
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  • Distance: 285.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Kherson, Ukraine and Kharkiv, Ukraine?

Ukraine International Airlines flies from Kherson to Kharkiv twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kherson to Kharkiv via Nikopol' and Dnipro in around 14 h 26 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kherson to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Herson to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
18 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $7
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kherson to Nikopol'
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Nikopol' to Dnipro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Dnipro to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
Taxi from Kherson to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Kherson to Kharkiv train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Harkov Pass station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kherson to Kharkiv is 563 km. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Kherson to Kharkiv.

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Ukraine International Airlines offers flights from Kherson Airport to Kharkiv Airport.

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There are 404+ hotels available in Kharkiv. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kherson to Kherson Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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