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There are 6 ways to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev by bus, train, rideshare, 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

Bus EuroClub  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhitomir to Kiev Cologne Bonn Airport

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zhytomyr to Fastov 1 6492/94
  2. Take the train from Fastov 1 to Kiev Pass AVE / ...

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus Ukraine buses  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhitomir to Kiev

$4 - $5

Rideshare  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zhytomyr to Kyiv 87 miles

$3

Taxi  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zhytomyr to Kiev 87 miles

$26 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Zhytomyr to Kiev 87 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev is to rideshare which costs 78 ₴ and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev is to bus which costs 700 ₴ - 1 100 ₴ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zhitomir and arriving at Kiev. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zhytomyr to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Zhytomyr and arriving at Kiev Pass via Fastov 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Zhytomyr and Kiev is 133 km. The road distance is 139.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs 700 ₴ - 1 100 ₴.

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The bus from Zhitomir to Kiev takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Zhytomyr to Kiev bus services, operated by EuroClub, depart from Zhitomir station.

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Zhytomyr to Kiev train services, operated by Southwestern Railways, depart from Zhytomyr station.

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The best way to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs 700 ₴ - 1 100 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65 ₴ - 210 ₴ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Zhytomyr to Kiev.
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  • Distance: 82.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Zhytomyr, Ukraine and Kiev, Ukraine?

EuroClub operates a bus from Zhytomyr to Kiev 6 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Trans Tempo also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zhytomyr to Kiev via Fastov 1 in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Southwestern Railways
Website
swrailway.gov.ua
Train from Zhytomyr to Fastov 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
swrailway.gov.ua
Bus operators
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Zhitomir to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Zhitomir to Kiev
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zhytomyr to Kyiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Zhytomyr to Kiev
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
ТАКСИ ПИЛОТ
Phone
+380 412 460 202
ТАКСИ ФАВОРИТ
Phone
+380 412 461 088

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Zhytomyr to Kiev bus services, operated by EuroClub, arrive at Kiev station.

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Zhytomyr to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Kiev Pass station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zhytomyr to Kiev is 139 km. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Zhytomyr to Kiev.

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There are 2532+ hotels available in Kiev. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Zhytomyr and Kiev. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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