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There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant by plane, taxi, train, bus, night train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Rome to Kyiv Zhuliany, taxi  •  12h 21m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) FCO - IEV
  2. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

2 872 ₴ - 7 981 ₴

Cheapest option

Fly Rome to Boryspil, train  •  16h 11m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Boryspil (KBP) FCO - KBP
  2. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  3. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

1 599 ₴ - 21 851 ₴

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Boryspil, train  •  19h 12m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Boryspil (KBP) CIA - KBP
  2. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  3. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

2 353 ₴ - 16 854 ₴

Train, bus  •  42h 30m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Kiev
  3. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  4. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

Bus, taxi  •  46h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Kiev
  2. Take the bus from Darnytsia bus station to Chernigov
  3. Take a taxi from Chernigov to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

4 400 ₴ - 4 695 ₴

Train  •  47h 28m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kiev-Passajirskii
  4. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  5. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

12 719 ₴ - 19 807 ₴

Night train, train  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kiev-Passajirskii
  3. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  4. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

11 309 ₴ - 15 399 ₴

Bus, train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Roma Tiburtina Station to Kiev, Kiev OB Dachnaja
  2. Take the train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
  3. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

4 442 ₴ - 7 342 ₴

Drive  •  27h 11m

  1. Drive from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant 2445 km

10 000 ₴ - 15 000 ₴

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 550€ and takes 19h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant is to fly and taxi which costs 85€ - 250€ and takes 12h 21m.

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The distance between Rome and Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant is 1700 km. The road distance is 2445 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 46h 5m and costs 130€ - 145€.

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It takes approximately 12h 21m to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant is 2445 km. It takes approximately 27h 11m to drive from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.

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Alitalia and Wizz Air offer flights from Rome Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Prices start at 2 500 ₴ per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.
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  • Distance: 1700.4 km
  • Duration: 12h 21m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Rome to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant via Venezia Mestre, Wien Hbf, Kyiv-Pas., Chernigov, and Iolcha in around 47h 28m.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Rome to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 900 ₴ - 6 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4 100 ₴ - 9 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
2 100 ₴ - 12 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 600 ₴ - 14 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
4 200 ₴ - 11 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
3 500 ₴ - 9 500 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2 800 ₴ - 8 000 ₴
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 ₴ - 14 000 ₴
Flights from Rome to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
3 600 ₴ - 6 000 ₴
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Rome to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
3 600 ₴ - 6 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4 100 ₴ - 9 000 ₴
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
2 000 ₴ - 3 900 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Krakow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1 800 ₴ - 11 000 ₴
Wind Rose
Website
windrose.aero
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
4 200 ₴ - 9 000 ₴
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 000 ₴ - 4 800 ₴
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Kyiv Zhuliany via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 700 ₴ - 3 000 ₴
SkyUp
Website
skyup.aero
Flights from Rome to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 ₴ - 5 000 ₴
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Boryspil via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
2 200 ₴ - 12 000 ₴
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Pas. to Chernihiv
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
250 ₴ - 430 ₴
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Book at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
440 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
3rd Class
120 ₴ - 180 ₴
2nd Class
250 ₴ - 430 ₴
Southwestern Railways
Website
swrailway.gov.ua
Train from Chernigov to Iolcha
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13 ₴ - 16 ₴
Schedules at
swrailway.gov.ua
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
750 ₴ - 2 200 ₴
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
800 ₴ - 1 200 ₴
Smart Low Cost
750 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
Smart Flex
1 500 ₴ - 2 200 ₴
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
950 ₴ - 2 700 ₴
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
1 000 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Smart Low Cost
950 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Smart Flex
1 900 ₴ - 2 700 ₴
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 200 ₴ - 3 600 ₴
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
1 200 ₴ - 1 700 ₴
Base Standard
2 100 ₴ - 2 900 ₴
Base Premium
2 500 ₴ - 3 600 ₴
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 000 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
1 000 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
3 400 ₴ - 4 600 ₴
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Kiev-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
23h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8 000 ₴ - 11 000 ₴
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2 900 ₴ - 3 800 ₴
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Bologna to Kiev
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Bus from Rome to Kiev
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
3 447 ₴
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Darnytsia bus station to Chernigov
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95 ₴ - 140 ₴
Schedules at
busfor.ua
Lviv Inturtrans
Website
lviv-inturtrans.com
Bus from Roma Tiburtina Station to Kiev, Kiev OB Dachnaja
Ave. Duration
41h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
3 900 ₴ - 7 000 ₴
Schedules at
lvivinturtrans.com
Book at
lvivinturtrans.com
Other operators
Taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Estimated price
1 000 ₴ - 1 300 ₴

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