There are 8 ways to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly Kiev Zhulhany to Frankfurt  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Frankfurt (FRA) IEV - FRA

$131 - $356

Cheapest option

Fly Kiev to Frankfurt  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Kiev (KBP) to Frankfurt (FRA) KBP - FRA

$94 - $249

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Fly Kiev Zhulhany to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Nuremberg (NUE) IEV - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$112 - $368

Train Ukrainian Railways  •  29 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Wien Hauptbahnhof Kyiv
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$192 - $292

Train Russian Railways  •  31 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Warszawa Wschodnia Tlk
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Frankfurt(Main)Süd En

$142 - $191

Bus  •  31 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev, Kiev to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N3202

$100 - $180

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Kiev to Aschaffenburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$110 - $149

Drive  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main 1145.7 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 2 600 ₴ - 7 000 ₴ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 3 600 ₴ - 10 000 ₴ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiev, Kiev and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 31 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiev station to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 35 min.

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The distance between Kiev and Frankfurt am Main is 1547 km. The road distance is 1833.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 29 h 35 min and costs 5 000 ₴ - 8 500 ₴.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Kiev to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kiev, Kiev station.

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Kiev to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 3 600 ₴ - 10 000 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5 000 ₴ - 8 500 ₴ and takes 29 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs 3 000 ₴ - 5 500 ₴ and takes 31 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Kiev Zhulhany Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Kiev to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Map of how to get from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 966.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Wizz Air, LOT and two other airlines fly from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiev to Frankfurt am Main via Wien Hauptbahnhof and Wien Hbf in around 29 h 35 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Frankfurt via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Nuremberg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Frankfurt via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $4,000
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kiev to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
22 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Kiev Pass to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
17 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiev, Kiev to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Kiev to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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