There are 6 ways to get from Kiev to Chernihiv by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Express

$3 - $8

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 19 min

  1. 87.4 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Train via Nejin  •  3 h 31 min

  1. AVE / ...
  2. Express

$6 - $14

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  1 h 52 min

  1. 88.5 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. 88.5 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Chernihiv, Ukraine?

Ukrainian Railways (UZ) operates a train from Kiev to Chernihiv twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, Ukraine buses operates a bus from Kiev to Chernihiv every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Chernigov
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$13 - $18
Train from Kiev Pass to Nejin
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Nejin to Chernigov
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chernigov
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kyiv to Chernihiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Kiev to Chernihiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Optima
Phone
+38044499-98-98
Website
optima.fm
Avrora
Phone
+380442271000
Website
avrora-taxi.kiev.ua
Uklon
Website
uklon.com.ua

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiev and Chernihiv is 128 km. The road distance is 142 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Chernihiv is to rideshare which costs 75 ₴ and takes 2 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Kiev to Chernihiv is to taxi which takes 1 h 52 min and costs 700 ₴ - 900 ₴.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiev Pass and arriving at Chernigov. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

The train from Kiev Pass to Chernigov takes 3 h 6 min including transfers and departs twice daily.