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Lviv to Kyiv by train

The journey from Lviv to Kyiv by train is 291.19 mi and takes 8 hr 20 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 11:51 PM. It is possible to travel from Lviv to Kyiv by train for as little as $3.05 or as much as $55.32. The best price for this journey is $3.05.

Lowest Price$3.05
Journey Duration8 hr 20 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$3.05
Highest Price$55.32
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure11:51 PM
Distance291.19 mi
DepartureLviv
ArrivalKyiv
CarriersUkrainian Railways

Lviv to Kyiv Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Lviv to Kyiv?

When you're traveling from Lviv to Kyiv, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $23.13. You might be able to find prices as low as $3.05, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Lviv to Kyiv vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $23.13. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from Lviv to Kyiv by train?

Traveling from Lviv to Kyiv by train will usually take 8 hr 20 min. This journey covers a distance of 291.19 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 8 hr 20 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Lviv and Kyiv by train usually takes 8 hr 20 min to cover a distance of 291.19 mi. The shortest journey from Lviv to Kyiv will take you 5 hr 34 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Kyiv quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations are used when traveling from Lviv to Kyiv?

You can depart from Lviv at stations such as Lviv Central Train Station,Lvov,Lviv Pidzamche,Lviv Central Bus Station. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Kyiv at the following stations: Kyiv (Vydubychi BS),Kiev Bus Station Tsentralʹnyy,Kiev Vokzal'na Square,Kiev,Kyiv (Kyiv BS),Terminal A. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Lviv and Kyiv. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Lviv to Kyiv?

The route from Lviv to Kyiv is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Lviv 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Lviv to Kyiv, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lviv to Kyiv. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Lviv to Kyiv
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lviv to Kyiv.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lviv to Kyiv, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Lviv to Kyiv.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $0.75 to $13.10 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 94% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Lviv to Kyiv

The cheapest Lviv - Kyiv train tickets can be found for as low as $5.66 if you’re lucky, or $8.25 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $14.27.

Find the best day to travel to Kyiv by train

When travelling to Kyiv by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board Ukrainian Railways from Lviv to Kyiv
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Lviv to Kyiv CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
32.8kg
Bus
35.15kg
Flight
93.72kg
Car
74.98kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lviv to Kyiv by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lviv and Kyiv are 32.8kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lviv and Kyiv? By taking the train between Lviv and Kyiv you will save 60.92kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.35kg compared to a bus and 42.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lviv to Kyiv?
A train ticket from Lviv to Kyiv is $23.13. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $3.05.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lviv to Kyiv?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lviv to Kyiv is $3.05. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Lviv and Kyiv by train?
Lviv to Kyiv is 291.19 mi.
How long does the train between Lviv and Kyiv take?
Lviv to Kyiv is on average 8 hr 20 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 34 min.
How many train connections per day go from Lviv to Kyiv?
Lviv to Kyiv has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lviv to Kyiv leave?
The earliest train from Lviv to Kyiv departs at 12:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Lviv to Kyiv depart?
The latest train from Lviv to Kyiv departs at 11:51 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Lviv to Kyiv in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $3.05 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Lviv to Kyiv?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Lviv to go to Kyiv.
What's the fastest journey time between Lviv to Kyiv by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lviv and Kyiv is 5 hr 34 min.
Is there a direct train from Lviv to Kyiv?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lviv and Kyiv.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lviv to Kyiv by train?
The train journey from Lviv to Kyiv creates 32.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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