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There are 11 ways to get from Moscow to Chernobyl by train, taxi, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  23 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Nejin D
  2. Take the train from Nejin to Poselok Lesnoj
  3. Take a taxi from Poselok Lesnoj to Chernobyl

$57 - $89

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Take the night train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Gomel D
  2. Take the bus from Gomel to Komarin

$18 - $34

9 alternative options

Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Novoyasnevskaya Bus Station to Gomel
  2. Take the bus from Gomel to Komarin

$23 - $36

Bus via Kitay-gorod  •  24 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Novoyasnevskaya Bus Station to Gomel
  2. Take the bus from Gomel to Komarin

$21 - $40

Drive  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Chernobyl 532.4 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil, taxi  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Boryspil (KBP) SVO - KBP
  2. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$129 - $163

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany, taxi  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) SVO - IEV
  2. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$165 - $249

Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany, taxi  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) VKO - IEV
  2. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$127 - $381

Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil, taxi  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Boryspil (KBP) VKO - KBP
  2. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$101 - $285

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Minsk, train, bus  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Minsk (MSQ) SVO - MSQ
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel
  3. Take the bus from Gomel to Chyrvonaye

$61 - $119

Fly Moscow Domodedovo to Minsk, train, bus  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Minsk (MSQ) DME - MSQ
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel
  3. Take the bus from Gomel to Chyrvonaye

$66 - $109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Chernobyl is to night train and bus which costs RUB 1100 - RUB 2300 and takes 22 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow to Chernobyl is to fly and taxi which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 19000 and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The distance between Moscow and Chernobyl is 698 km. The road distance is 851.9 km.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Chernobyl without a car is to train and taxi which takes 23 h 27 min and costs RUB 3700 - RUB 6000.

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It takes approximately 23 h 27 min to get from Moscow to Chernobyl, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Boryspil Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow to Chernobyl is 852 km. It takes approximately 15 h 28 min to drive from Moscow to Chernobyl.

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Air France, CSA, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Boryspil Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Chernobyl. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is to Aeroexpress which takes 35 min and costs RUB 420.

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Map of how to get from Moscow to Chernobyl.
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  • Distance: 435.9 miles
  • Duration: 23 h 27 min

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Chernobyl, Ukraine?

You can take a bus from Moscow to Chernobyl via Novoyasenevskaya, Novoyasnevskaya Bus Station, Gomel, Gomel, and Komarin in around 21 h 39 min.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Pulkovo, Minsk
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Boryspil via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Kyiv Zhuliany via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Baku Heydar Aliyev
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Boryspil via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Nejin
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Night train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Gomel
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Nejin to Poselok Lesnoj
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 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
$11 - $17
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Gomel
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$3 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $6
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novoyasnevskaya Bus Station to Gomel
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Gomel City Transport
Website
gomeltrans.net
Bus from Gomel to Komarin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
Book at
ticketbus.by
Bus from Novoyasnevskaya Bus Station to Gomel
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
Book at
ticketbus.by
Bus from Gomel to Chyrvonaye
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
Book at
ticketbus.by
Other operators
Taxi from Poselok Lesnoj to Chernobyl
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Red Taksi
Phone
+380 67 460 2800

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