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

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Fly Vilnius to Boryspil, subway  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Boryspil (KBP) VNO - KBP
  2. Take the subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota

$54 - $145

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Train  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Kiev Pass Express / ...

$9 - $15

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Fly Vilnius to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) VNO - IEV

$51 - $142

Train to Minsk, fly to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
  2. Fly from Minsk (MSQ) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) MSQ - IEV

$77 - $169

Bus Ecolines  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Kyiv 450003

$38 - $55

Bus Minsktrans  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Minsk Vostochny
  2. Take the bus from Minsk Vostochnyi to Kiev

$23 - $36

Train, night train  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii D
  2. Take the night train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Kiev Pass Express

$9 - $14

Drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Kiev 483 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Vilnius to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Vinco Kudirkos aikste and arriving at Kiev via Vilnius and Minsk Vostochnyi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vilnius to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Vilnius(LT) and arriving at Kiev Pass via Minsk-Passajirskii. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 41 min.

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The distance between Vilnius and Kiev is 589 km. The road distance is 772.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Kiev without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Vilnius to Kiev, including transfers.

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Vilnius to Kiev bus services, operated by Gomel City Transport, depart from Vilnius station.

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Vilnius to Kiev train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Vilnius(LT) station.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Kiev is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Vilnius Airport to Boryspil Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Vilnius to Kiev bus services, operated by Minsktrans, arrive at Kiev station.

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Map of how to get from Vilnius to Kiev.
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  • Distance: 368.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Kiev, Ukraine?

Wizz Air flies from Vilnius to Kiev 3 times a week. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Vilnius to Kiev once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Minsk to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $150
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Boryspil via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Kiev Metro
Phone
(044) 238-58-98
Email
d@metro.kiev.ua
Website
metro.kiev.ua
Subway from Kharkivska to Zoloti Vorota
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Bus operators
Gomel City Transport
Website
gomeltrans.net
Bus from Vilnius to Minsk Vostochny
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
gomeltrans.net
Book at
ticketbus.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk Vostochnyi to Kiev
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Vilnius to Kiev train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at Kiev Pass station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Kiev is 773 km. It takes approximately 9 h 52 min to drive from Vilnius to Kiev.

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Ryanair, Ukraine International Airlines and LOT offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Boryspil Airport.

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There are 2511+ hotels available in Kiev. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Vilnius Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs .

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