Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Lviv and Kyiv?
Trains leave Lviv from Stantsiya Pidzamche (Станція Підзамче) and arrive at Kyiv-Pasazhyrsky.
How many connections are there to go Kyiv from Lviv by train per day?
42 connections are available every day to travel from Lviv to Kyiv by train. Please know that all these routes are direct lines. There is no connection between these two cities with a change. Consequently, you will never have to change trains.
How long will it take you from Lviv to Kyiv by train and when do the trains leave?
While the first train to Kyiv leaves at 08:04, the last one is scheduled for 20:04. The average duration of the journey is of 9 hours and 32 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Kyiv in 4 hours and 58 minutes.