There are 5 ways to get from Kiev to Baku by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Kiev  •  7 h

  1. KBP - GYD

$59 - $134

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 days 13 h

$39 - $105

3 alternative options

Fly from Kiev Zhulhany  •  6 h 25 min

  1. IEV - GYD

$201 - $551

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. 37

$89 - $130

Drive  •  31 h 11 min

  1. 1482.9 miles

$190 - $290

What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Baku, Azerbaijan?

Azerbaijan Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines and two other airlines fly from Kiev to Baku 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiev to Baku via Harkov Pass in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kiev to Baku via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Kiev to Baku
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Baku
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kiev to Baku
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Kiev to Baku via Lviv
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Kiev to Baku via Minsk
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Baku via Minsk
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi Junction to Keshlya
Ave. Duration
12 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $35
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $8
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $9
2nd class sleeper
$15
Coupe
$21
1st class
$35
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$17 - $24
Train from Harkov Pass to Baku-Pass
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Viabona Express
Bus from Kyiv to Aksay Turn
Ave. Duration
25 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
viabona.com.ua
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Rostov-on-Don, Aksay Turn to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiev and Baku is 1872 km. The road distance is 2373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Baku is to train which costs 1 000 ₴ - 2 800 ₴ and takes 2 days 13 h.

The quickest way to get from Kiev to Baku is to fly which takes 6 h 25 min and costs 5 000 ₴ - 15 000 ₴.

No, there is no direct train from Kiev to Baku. However, there are services departing from Kiev Pass and arriving at Baku-Pass via Harkov Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

It takes approximately 7 h to get from Kiev to Baku, including transfers.