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

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Fly from Lviv  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Kharkiv (HRK) LWO - HRK

$30 - $96

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Train  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Harkov Pass D

$7 - $16

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Train to Ivano-Frankivsk, fly  •  7 h 5 min

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

$206 - $661

Train via Darnicsa  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Darnicsa
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Harkov Pass

$7 - $20

Bus  •  18 h 1 min

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

$38 - $69

Drive  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Kharkiv 632.5 miles

$80 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Kharkiv. However, there are services departing from Zelena str. and arriving at Kharkiv via Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station and Kyiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lviv to Kharkiv. However, there are services departing from Lvov and arriving at Harkov Pass via Darnicsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Kharkiv is 875 km. The road distance is 1012.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Kharkiv without a car is to train which takes 10 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Lviv to Kharkiv, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Lviv to Kharkiv is to fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Kharkiv Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Lviv to Kharkiv bus services, operated by Günsel Group, arrive at Kharkiv station.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Kharkiv.
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  • Distance: 546.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

Ukraine International Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and two other airlines fly from Lviv to Kharkiv 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lviv to Kharkiv via Darnicsa in around 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Flights from Ivano-Frankivsk to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lviv to Kharkiv via Katowice
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
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 Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $6
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Lvov to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$6 - $9
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$26 - $40
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
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
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
$8 - $19
Schedules at
gunsel.ua

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Kharkiv is 1012 km. It takes approximately 12 h 48 min to drive from Lviv to Kharkiv.

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

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There are 404+ hotels available in Kharkiv. 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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