Kyiv to Kherson

Kyiv to Kherson

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Kyiv to Kherson Schedule

Kyiv to Kherson Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local carrier Standard AC 07:15 - 17:40UAH 1,611
Local carrier Standard AC 08:00 - 17:30UAH 1,511
Local carrier Standard AC 11:00 - 19:00UAH 1,392
Local carrier Standard AC 19:30 - 07:00UAH 1,514
Ukrainian Railways 3rd Class Sleeper 21:27 - 09:06UAH 204

Transportation from Kyiv to Kherson

Facts about the transport from Kyiv to Kherson

Cheapest Transport$6
Fastest Transport8h
Earliest Departure7:15 AM
Latest Departure9:33 PM
Departures per day2
Distance400 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Kyiv to Kherson

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

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 8.77 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 5.62.

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

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

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Kyiv and Kherson. Bus will bring you to your destination in 8h. Train does a much slower job and take about 11h 33m to reach Kherson.

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

Travelling between Kyiv and Kherson can be as cheap as USD 5.62 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as USD 8.77 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 Kyiv and Kherson ?

  • 2 from Kyiv to Kherson starting from 21:33 Kyiv Pass until 21:33 Kyiv Pass

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

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


Travelling from Kyiv to Kherson 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 Kyiv and Kherson

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 Kyiv to Kherson?

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