There are 9 ways to get from Mykolayiv to Kiev by bus, train, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Bus Günsel Group  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Mykolaiv to Kiev

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Mykolaiv to Kyiv 300.1 miles

$1 - $12

7 alternative options

Bus Ukraine buses  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Mykolaiv to Kiev Central Bus Station

$11 - $17

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Nikolaev Pass to Kiev Pass Express / ...

$7 - $71

Taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mykolayiv to Kiev 301.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Mykolayiv to Kiev 301.1 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Kherson, fly to Kiev  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nikolaev Gruzovoj to Tschernobaewka
  2. Fly from Kherson (KHE) to Kiev (KBP) KHE - KBP

$79 - $225

Bus to Odesa, fly to Kiev Zhulhany  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Mykolayiv to Odessa
  2. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) ODS - IEV

$47 - $129

Bus to Odesa, fly to Kiev  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Mykolayiv to Odessa
  2. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Kiev (KBP) ODS - KBP

$55 - $132

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mykolayiv to Kiev is to rideshare which costs 35 ₴ - 300 ₴ and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mykolayiv to Kiev is to train and fly which costs 2 000 ₴ - 6 000 ₴ and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Mykolayiv and Kiev is 403 km. The road distance is 481.8 km.

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The bus from Mykolaiv to Kiev takes 7 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mykolaiv and arriving at Kiev. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mykolayiv to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Nikolaev Gruzovoj and arriving at Kiev Pass via Nikolaev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Mykolayiv, Ukraine and Kiev, Ukraine?

Günsel Group operates a bus from Mykolayiv to Kiev twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, Ukrainian Railways (UZ) operates a train from Mykolayiv to Kiev once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $12 and the journey takes 10 h 16 min. Ukrainian Railways also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Kherson to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Flights from Odesa to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Motor Sich
Website
motorsich.com
Flights from Odesa to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Nikolaev Pass to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $7
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$19 - $27
Train from Nikolaev Gruzovoj to Tschernobaewka
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$10 - $15
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Nikolaev Pass to Kyiv-Pasazhyrskyi
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $65
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Günsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Mykolaiv to Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Mykolaiv to Kiev Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Odessa bus station
Website
odessabus.com
Bus from Mykolayiv to Odessa
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
odessabus.com
Book at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mykolaiv to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Mykolayiv to Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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