There are 9 ways to get from Lviv to Zhytomyr by train, bus, night train, taxi, 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.

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Train, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Podzamche to Rovno
  2. Take the bus from Rivne to Zhitomir

$17 - $22

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Night train, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Lvov to Novograd-volinskij 1 Express
  2. Take the train from Novograd-volinskij 1 to Zhytomyr 6411/6413/6415

$4 - $9

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Berdichev D
  2. Take the train from Berdichev to Jitomir

$6 - $16

Bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Zhitomir

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lviv to Zhytomyr 250.5 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Zhytomyr 250.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Boryspil, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Boryspil (KBP) LWO - KBP
  2. Take the bus from Kiev to Zhitomir

$59 - $144

Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) LWO - IEV
  2. Take the bus from Kiev to Zhitomir

$62 - $351

Fly to Vinnytsia, train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Vinnytsia (VIN) LWO - VIN
  2. Take the train from Vinnica to Jitomir

$70 - $210

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lviv Bus Station 8 station and arriving at Zhitomir. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lviv to Zhytomyr. However, there are services departing from Lvov and arriving at Jitomir via Berdichev. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Zhytomyr is 336 km. The road distance is 400.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Zhytomyr without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Lviv to Zhytomyr, including transfers.

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Lviv to Zhytomyr bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Lviv Bus Station 8.

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

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The best way to get from Lviv to Zhytomyr is to train which takes 6 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Lviv Airport to Boryspil Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Lviv to Zhytomyr bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Zhitomir station.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Zhytomyr.
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  • Distance: 209.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Lviv to Zhytomyr via Berdichev in around 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, Ukraine buses operates a bus from Lviv to Zhytomyr once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Lviv to Vinnytsia via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Flights from Lviv to Vinnytsia via Minsk, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
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
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Podzamche to Rovno
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Lvov to Berdichev
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Berdichev to Jitomir
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$10 - $14
Night train from Lvov to Novograd-volinskij 1
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Vinnica to Jitomir
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
Southwestern Railways
Website
swrailway.gov.ua
Train from Novograd-volinskij 1 to Zhytomyr
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
swrailway.gov.ua
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Lviv Bus Station 8 to Zhitomir
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev to Zhitomir
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Kiev to Zhitomir
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
Other operators
Taxi from Lviv to Zhytomyr
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Optima
Phone
+380322428242
Website
optima.fm
Nashe Taxi
Phone
+380322438484
Website
nashetaxi.com
Desyatka
Phone
236
Website
taxi10ka.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Zhytomyr is 401 km. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Lviv to Zhytomyr.

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

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There are 27+ hotels available in Zhytomyr. Prices start at $16 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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