There are 6 ways to get from Lviv to Košice by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv to Rzeszów 405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rzeszow to Kosice

$50 - $85

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Train Ukrainian Railways (UZ)  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Chop Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Chop to Kosice predmestie Kyiv

$21 - $35

4 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Kosice predmestie Kyiv

$30 - $45

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Košice 230.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Kosice  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kosice (KSC) LWO - KSC

$100 - $420

Fly to Krakow, shuttle  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Krakow (KRK) LWO - KRK
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Krakow Airport to Košice

$135 - $480

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Košice. However, there are services departing from Lviv and arriving at Kosice via Rzeszow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lvov and arriving at Kosice predmestie. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Košice is 236 km. The road distance is 369.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Košice without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 9 min to get from Lviv to Košice, including transfers.

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Lviv to Košice bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Lviv station.

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Lviv to Košice train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Košice is to bus which takes 9 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 8 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Kosice Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Lviv to Košice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Kosice station.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Košice.
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  • Distance: 147.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 9 min

What companies run services between Lviv, Ukraine and Košice, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Lviv to Košice via Rzeszów and Rzeszow in around 9 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lviv to Košice via Chop and Chop in around 9 h 49 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Poznan, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Lviv to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lviv to Kosice via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lviv to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $170
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chop to Kosice predmestie
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Kosice predmestie
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Lviv to Rzeszów
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
agat.eu
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Lvov to Rzeszow
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Trans Tempo
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Lviv to Rzeszów
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Rzeszów
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rzeszow to Kosice
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Krakow Airport to Košice
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Košice is 1 h behind Lviv. It is currently 12:23 AM in Lviv and 11:23 PM in Košice.

Lviv to Košice train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kosice predmestie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Košice is 369 km. It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to drive from Lviv to Košice.

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Lufthansa, Eurowings, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Lviv Airport to Kosice Airport.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Lviv Airport is to line 9 Trolleybus which takes 16 min and costs .

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