Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv

Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv

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Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv Schedule

Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local Carrier Standard AC 07:10 - 19:05€ 39.41
Local carrier Standard AC 08:00 - 16:50UAH 1,034
Local carrier Standard AC 11:00 - 20:20UAH 919
Ukrainian Railways 2nd Class Seat 14:59 - 22:31UAH 617
Ukrainian Railways 3rd Class Sleeper 18:58 - 06:33€ 8.39
Local carrier Standard AC 20:20 - 05:00UAH 1,008

Transportation from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv

Facts about the transport from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv

Cheapest Transport$15
Fastest Transport7h 30m
Earliest Departure6:15 AM
Latest Departure9:00 PM
Departures per day19
Distance375 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv

Travelling between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv is possible by Bus and train. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 55.52 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 14.57.

How long does it take to get from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv?

It can take you anywhere between 8 and 12 hours to travel between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv. Train will bring you to your destination in 7h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 11h 40m to reach Kyiv.

How much does it cost to get from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv?

Travelling between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv can be as cheap as USD 14.57 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as USD 55.52 if you buy a Ukrainian Railways Train ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv ?

  • 16 from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv starting from 06:15 Zaporizhia until 21:00 Zaporizhia
  • 3 from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv starting from 14:45 Zaporizhzhia 1 until 20:35 Zaporizhzhia 1

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Travelling from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Zaporizhzhia and Kyiv

Local carrier


Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Zaporizhzhia to Kyiv?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train