There are 9 ways to get from Moscow to Ukraine by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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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Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Belgorod, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Belgorod (EGO) SVO - EGO
  2. Take the train from Belgorod to Harkov Pass

$84 - $230

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kiev Pass Express

$15 - $37

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Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Belgorod, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Belgorod (EGO) VKO - EGO
  2. Take the train from Belgorod to Harkov Pass

$36 - $509

Fly Moscow Domodedovo to Belgorod, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Belgorod (EGO) DME - EGO
  2. Take the train from Belgorod to Harkov Pass

$99 - $150

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) SVO - IEV

$149 - $229

Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Novoyasnevskaya bus station, Moscow to Kiev Central Bus

$22 - $32

Bus Ecolines  •  18 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Moskva Varshavskaya to Kyiv

$31 - $68

Rideshare  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Moscow to Kyiv 550.6 miles

$20

Drive  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Kiev 551.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Ukraine is to rideshare which costs RUB 1287 and takes 13 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow to Ukraine is to fly and train which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Moscow and Ukraine is 817 km. The road distance is 882.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Moscow to Ukraine, including transfers.

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  • Distance: 510.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Ukraine?

LOT, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Moscow to Kiev every 2 hours. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Moscow to Kiev every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $35 and the journey takes 12 h 39 min.

Airlines
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Belgorod
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $390
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Belgorod
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Yamal Airlines
Website
yamal.aero
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Belgorod
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Kiev Zhulhany via Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Belgorod to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novoyasnevskaya bus station, Moscow to Kiev Central Bus
Ave. Duration
13 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Moscow to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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