There are 8 ways to get from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Harkov Pass
  2. Take the bus from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don Krasnodar

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Train  •  39 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Rostov Glavnij Express

$14 - $40

6 alternative options

Bus Günsel Group  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyiv to Kharkiv
  2. Take the bus from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don Krasnodar

$35 - $59

Bus Viabona Express  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev to Rostov-On-Don

$45

Train via Harkov Pass  •  29 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Harkov Pass
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Rostov Glavnij Express

$19 - $50

Drive  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don 568.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Kiev Zhulhany  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) to Platov (ROV) IEV - ROV

$332 - $952

Fly from Kiev  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Kiev (KBP) to Platov (ROV) KBP - ROV

$175 - $605

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don is to train which costs 370 ₴ - 1 000 ₴ and takes 39 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don is to fly which costs 4 500 ₴ - 16 000 ₴ and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The distance between Kiev and Rostov-on-Don is 762 km. The road distance is 909.3 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 56 min to get from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don. However, there are services departing from Kyiv and arriving at Rostov-on-Don via Kharkiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiev Pass and arriving at Rostov Glavnij. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 39 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Rostov-on-Don, Russia?

You can take a bus from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don via Kharkiv in around 19 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiev to Rostov-on-Don via Harkov Pass in around 29 h 3 min.

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
Flights from Kiev to Platov via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Platov via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Kiev Zhulhany to Platov via Batumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kiev to Platov via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kiev to Platov via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Kiev to Platov via Erevan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Kiev to Platov via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
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 Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$17 - $24
Train from Harkov Pass to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
23 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
39 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Kharkiv to Rostov-on-Don
Ave. Duration
11 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Günsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Kyiv to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
Viabona Express
Bus from Kiev to Rostov-On-Don
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
viabona.com.ua

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