There are 8 ways to get from Skopje to Kiev by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) SKP - IEV

$61 - $269

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Fly to Boryspil  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Boryspil (KBP) SKP - KBP

$74 - $225

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  35 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Katerini
  3. Take the bus from Katerini Olympus Plaza to Kiev

$93 - $131

Bus Avtoekspres  •  36 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Varna
  3. Take the bus from Varna to Kiev

$75 - $97

Bus, train  •  37 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Vienna
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Wien - Kiev

$152 - $282

Train  •  41 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Budapest-Keleti D
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$141 - $269

Bus, train, night train  •  42 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Ruse 462
  3. Take the night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  4. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$86 - $124

Drive  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Kiev 973.8 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Kiev via Sofia and Varna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Skopje to Kiev station. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station via Beograd and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 33 min.

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The distance between Skopje and Kiev is 1170 km. The road distance is 1558.1 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Kiev without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Skopje to Kiev, including transfers.

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Skopje to Kiev bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Skopje station.

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Skopje to Kiev train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Kiev is to fly which takes 7 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 35 h 14 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 41 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Skopje Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Skopje to Kiev bus services, operated by Avtoekspres, arrive at Kiev station.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Kiev.
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  • Distance: 731.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 38 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Kiev, Ukraine?

LOT and Wizz Air fly from Skopje to Kiev once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skopje to Kiev via Thessaloniki, Katerini, and Katerini Olympus Plaza in around 35 h 14 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Skopje to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Boryspil via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Boryspil via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Skopje to Boryspil via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Skopje to Boryspil via Budapest
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Skopje to Kyiv Zhuliany via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Skopje to Boryspil via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Ruse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Ruse to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Katerini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Katerini Olympus Plaza to Kiev
Ave. Duration
28 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Varna
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Varna to Kiev
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk

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Kiev is 1 h ahead of Skopje. It is currently 4:15 PM in Skopje and 5:15 PM in Kiev.

Skopje to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Kiev is 1558 km. It takes approximately 19 h 51 min to drive from Skopje to Kiev.

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Wizz Air and LOT offer flights from Skopje Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport.

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There are 2511+ hotels available in Kiev. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to shuttle which takes 35 min and costs .

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