Kharkiv to Poltava

Kharkiv to Poltava

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Kharkiv to Poltava Schedule

Kharkiv to Poltava Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local carrier Standard AC 06:30 - 08:10UAH 218
Local carrier Standard AC 09:50 - 12:00UAH 409
Local carrier Standard AC 10:00 - 12:00UAH 409
Local carrier Standard AC 13:30 - 15:20UAH 246
Local carrier Standard AC 14:30 - 16:30UAH 411
KPATP 1 Standard AC 16:00 - 17:55UAH 465
Local carrier Standard AC 18:00 - 20:15UAH 402
Ukrainian Railways 1st Class Sleeper 20:20 - 22:32UAH 966
Ukrainian Railways 2nd Class Sleeper 22:38 - 00:55UAH 493

Transportation from Kharkiv to Poltava

Facts about the transport from Kharkiv to Poltava

Cheapest Transport$6
Fastest Transport1h 25m
Earliest Departure6:00 AM
Latest Departure10:38 PM
Departures per day52
Distance71 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Kharkiv to Poltava

Travelling between Kharkiv and Poltava is possible by Bus and train. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 12.18 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 5.38.

How long does it take to get from Kharkiv to Poltava?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 4 hours to travel between Kharkiv and Poltava depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Kharkiv and Poltava. Bus will bring you to your destination in 1h 25m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 3h 20m to reach Poltava.

How much does it cost to get from Kharkiv to Poltava?

Travelling between Kharkiv and Poltava can be as cheap as USD 5.38 if you opt for a Local carrier bus and as expensive as USD 12.18 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 Kharkiv and Poltava ?

  • 49 from Kharkiv to Poltava starting from 06:00 Kharkiv Bus Station until 22:30 Kharkiv Bus Station
  • 3 from Kharkiv to Poltava starting from 07:18 Kharkiv Pass until 22:38 Kharkiv Pass

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Kharkiv to Poltava.

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


Travelling from Kharkiv to Poltava 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 Kharkiv and Poltava

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 Kharkiv to Poltava?

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

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus