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There are 8 ways to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or subway

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  21 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Kiev Pass D
  2. Take a taxi from Kiev Pass to Chernobyl

$47 - $61

7 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  25 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw to Chernihiv Ua3
  2. Take a taxi from Chernihiv to Chernobyl

$85 - $110

Train  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Kiev Pass D
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Nedanchichi

$74 - $98

Bus, train  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Kyiv
  2. Take the bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chernigov
  3. Take the train from Chernigov to Iolcha

$47 - $57

Drive  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Chernobyl 490.1 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Warsaw Chopin to Kyiv Zhuliany, bus, taxi  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) WAW - IEV
  2. Take the bus from Kyiv Polissia to Katyuzhanka
  3. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$85 - $199

Fly Warsaw Chopin to Boryspil, subway, bus, taxi  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Boryspil (KBP) WAW - KBP
  2. Take the subway from Kharkivska to Palats sportu
  3. Take the bus from Kyiv Polissia to Katyuzhanka
  4. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$74 - $173

Fly Warsaw Modlin to Boryspil, subway, bus, taxi  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw Modlin (WMI) to Boryspil (KBP) WMI - KBP
  2. Take the subway from Kharkivska to Palats sportu
  3. Take the bus from Kyiv Polissia to Katyuzhanka
  4. Take a taxi from Katyuzhanka to Chernobyl

$61 - $236

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl is to bus and train which costs 170 zł - 220 zł and takes 26 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl is to fly and bus and taxi which costs 310 zł - 750 zł and takes 11 h 18 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Chernobyl is 642 km. The road distance is 784.2 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl without a car is to train and taxi which takes 21 h 19 min and costs 170 zł - 230 zł.

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It takes approximately 21 h 19 min to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Chernobyl is 784 km. It takes approximately 13 h 34 min to drive from Warsaw to Chernobyl.

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

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There are one+ hotels available in Chernobyl. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Chopin Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 3 zł - 21 zł.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Chernobyl.
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  • Distance: 401.4 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 19 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Chernobyl, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Warsaw to Chernobyl via Kiev Pass and Nedanchichi in around 28 h 55 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
16 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
Southwestern Railways
Website
swrailway.gov.ua
Train from Chernigov to Iolcha
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
swrailway.gov.ua
Kiev Metro
Phone
(044) 238-58-98
Email
d@metro.kiev.ua
Website
metro.kiev.ua
Subway from Kharkivska to Palats sportu
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.kiev.ua
Bus operators
Visitor Travel
Phone
+48 695 114 112
Email
rezerwacje@visitor.com.pl
Website
visitor.com.pl
Bus from Warsaw to Chernihiv
Ave. Duration
18 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
visitor.com.pl
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Warszawa to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $46
Schedules at
agat.eu
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Chernigov
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
bus
Bus from Kyiv Polissia to Katyuzhanka
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
marshrutka.com.ua
Other operators
Taxi from Kiev Pass to Chernobyl
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Optima
Phone
+38044499-98-98
Website
optima.fm
Avrora
Phone
+380442271000
Website
avrora-taxi.kiev.ua
Uklon
Website
uklon.com.ua

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