There are 8 ways to get from Lviv to Kiev by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Podzamche to Kiev Pass Ic

$4 - $11

7 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Kiev Central Bus Station

$11 - $13

Rideshare  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lviv to Kyiv 336.9 miles

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lviv to Kiev 337.9 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Kiev 337.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Lviv to Kiev, subway  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kiev (KBP) LWO - KBP
  2. Take the subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota

$34 - $104

Fly Lviv to Kiev Zhulhany  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) LWO - IEV

$36 - $311

Train to Ivano-Frankivsk, fly to Kiev  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk
  2. Fly from Ivano-Frankivsk (IFO) to Kiev (KBP) IFO - KBP

$54 - $124

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Kiev is to train which costs 110 ₴ - 280 ₴ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Kiev is to fly which costs 950 ₴ - 8 500 ₴ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Kiev is 468 km. The road distance is 540.7 km.

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The train from Podzamche to Kiev Pass takes 4 h 57 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Podzamche and arriving at Kiev Pass. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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Ukraine International Airlines offers flights from Lviv Airport to Kiev Airport.

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Lviv to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Kiev station.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Kiev.
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  • Distance: 292.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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

Ukrainian Railways (UZ) operates a train from Lviv to Kiev once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, Ukraine buses operates a bus from Lviv to Kiev once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Ivano-Frankivsk to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Lviv to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Podzamche to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 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 - $24
Train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 - $16
Kiev Metro
Phone
(044) 238-58-98
Email
d@metro.kiev.ua
Website
metro.kiev.ua
Subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Kiev Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lviv to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lviv to Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Optima
Phone
+380322428242
Website
optima.fm
Nashe Taxi
Phone
+380322438484
Website
nashetaxi.com
Desyatka
Phone
236
Website
taxi10ka.com

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