There are 4 ways to get from Vitebsk to Minsk by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Vitebsk to Minsk-Passajirskii Express / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Vitebsk to Minsk

$5 - $14

Taxi  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vitebsk to Minsk 180.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Vitebsk to Minsk 180.5 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Vitebsk, Belarus and Minsk, Belarus?

Belorussian Railways (BŽD) operates a train from Vitebsk to Minsk 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 4 h 2 min. Alternatively, Minsktrans operates a bus from Vitebsk to Minsk every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Vitebsk to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$3 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Vitebsk to Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Other operators
Taxi from Vitebsk to Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
2Tax
Phone
+54 2946 442-770
Website
2tax.by

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vitebsk and Minsk is 223 km. The road distance is 289 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vitebsk to Minsk is to train which costs $3 - $5 and takes 4 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Vitebsk to Minsk is to taxi which takes 3 h 7 min and costs $100 - $130.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vitebsk and arriving at Minsk-Passajirskii. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vitebsk and arriving at Minsk. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

The train from Vitebsk to Minsk-Passajirskii takes 4 h 2 min including transfers and departs four times a day.