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There are 9 ways to get from Lviv to Poltava by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Darnicsa  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Darnicsa
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$7 - $19

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Train  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Poltawa Kiewskaja D

$5 - $13

7 alternative options

Bus EuroClub  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Kiev Cologne Bonn Airport
  2. Take the bus from Kyiv to Poltava

$37 - $64

Bus Ukraine buses  •  18 h 5 min

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

$16 - $24

Drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Poltava 549.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Kharkiv, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kharkiv (HRK) LWO - HRK
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$34 - $104

Fly to Dnipropetrovsk, bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Dnipropetrovsk (DNK) LWO - DNK
  2. Take the bus from Dnipro to Poltava

$80 - $147

Fly to Boryspil, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Boryspil (KBP) LWO - KBP
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$35 - $112

Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) LWO - IEV
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$39 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Poltava is to train which costs 140 ₴ - 350 ₴ and takes 10 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Poltava is to fly and train which costs 1 100 ₴ - 9 000 ₴ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Poltava. However, there are services departing from Zelena str. and arriving at Poltava via Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station and Kyiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lvov and arriving at Poltawa Kiewskaja. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 58 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Poltava is 756 km. The road distance is 879.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Poltava without a car is to train which takes 9 h 4 min and costs 200 ₴ - 550 ₴.

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It takes approximately 9 h 4 min to get from Lviv to Poltava, including transfers.

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Lviv to Poltava bus services, operated by EuroClub, arrive at Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Lviv to Poltava is to train which takes 9 h 4 min and costs 200 ₴ - 550 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 000 ₴ - 1 800 ₴ and takes 15 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Poltava.
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  • Distance: 472.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Lviv to Poltava via Darnicsa in around 9 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lviv to Poltava via Lviv Bus Station, Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station, and Kyiv in around 15 h 51 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Flights from Lviv to Dnipropetrovsk via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Flights from Lviv to Dnipropetrovsk via Minsk, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Lviv to Dnipropetrovsk via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Lviv to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Lviv to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Dnipropetrovsk via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Darnicsa
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Darnicsa to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Lvov to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$5 - $7
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$21 - $30
Train from Harkov Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Kiev
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
Gunsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Kyiv to Poltava
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
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 - $16
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Poltava
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Dnipro to Poltava
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Kharkiv Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Lviv to Poltava bus services, operated by Gunsel Group, arrive at Poltava station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Poltava is 879 km. It takes approximately 10 h 56 min to drive from Lviv to Poltava.

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LOT, Pegasus Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines offer flights from Lviv Airport to Kharkiv Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Poltava. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Lviv Airport is to Trolleybus which takes 22 min and costs 5 ₴.

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