There are 5 ways to get from Kiev to Luhansk by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

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Train, taxi  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Slawjansk
  2. Take a taxi from Sewersk to Luhansk

$29 - $50

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Taxi  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kiev to Luhansk 487.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Luhansk 487.5 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Kiev Zhulhany to Platov, bus  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Platov (ROV) IEV - ROV
  2. Take the bus from Novocherkassk to Lugansk

$338 - $962

Fly Kiev to Kharkiv, train, taxi  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Kiev (KBP) to Kharkiv (HRK) KBP - HRK
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Kupyansk Uslowoj
  3. Take the train from Kupyansk Uslowoj to Lisitschansk
  4. Take a taxi from Lisitschansk to Luhansk

$56 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Luhansk is to train and taxi which costs 800 ₴ - 1 500 ₴ and takes 11 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiev to Luhansk is to taxi which costs 3 900 ₴ - 4 700 ₴ and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The distance between Kiev and Luhansk is 668 km. The road distance is 780 km.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Luhansk without a car is to train and taxi which takes 11 h 2 min and costs 800 ₴ - 1 500 ₴.

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It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to get from Kiev to Luhansk, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kiev Zhulhany Airport to Platov Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiev to Luhansk is 780 km. It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to drive from Kiev to Luhansk.

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FlexFlight ApS, Yan Air, Pobeda Airlines LLC and Belavia Belarusian Airlines offer flights from Kiev Zhulhany Airport to Platov Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Luhansk. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Kiev Zhulhany Airport is to line 368 Minibus which takes 16 min and costs 2 ₴ - 4 ₴.

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Map of how to get from Kiev to Luhansk.
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  • Distance: 417.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 2 min

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

There is no direct connection from Kiev to Luhansk. However, you can take the train to Slawjansk, take the train to Krasnij Liman, take the train to Sewersk, then take the taxi to Luhansk. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Luhansk.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Platov via Minsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Platov via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kiev to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
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 Slawjansk
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 - $25
Train from Harkov Pass to Kupyansk Uslowoj
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Kupyansk Uslowoj to Lisitschansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novocherkassk to Lugansk
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
Taxi from Sewersk to Luhansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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