Mykolaiv to Kyiv

Mykolaiv to Kyiv

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Mykolaiv to Kyiv Schedule

Mykolaiv to Kyiv Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Orionbus Standard AC 06:30 - 15:30UAH 1,123
Ukrainian Railways 2nd Class Sleeper 12:03 - 20:22UAH 436
Ukrainian Railways 3rd Class Sleeper 21:35 - 07:21UAH 216

Transportation from Mykolaiv to Kyiv

Facts about the transport from Mykolaiv to Kyiv

Cheapest Transport$7
Fastest Transport8h 45m
Earliest Departure6:30 AM
Latest Departure11:40 AM
Departures per day3
Distance438 kilometers
Transport CompaniesOrionbus, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Mykolaiv to Kyiv

Travelling between Mykolaiv 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 21.83 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 6.08.

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

It can take you anywhere between 9 and 9 hours to travel between Mykolaiv and Kyiv depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Mykolaiv and Kyiv. Train will bring you to your destination in 8h 45m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 9h to reach Kyiv.

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

Travelling between Mykolaiv and Kyiv can be as cheap as USD 6.08 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as USD 21.83 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 Mykolaiv and Kyiv ?

  • 3 from Mykolaiv to Kyiv starting from 11:40 Mykolaiv until 11:40 Mykolaiv

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

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


Travelling from Mykolaiv 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 Mykolaiv and Kyiv



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 Mykolaiv 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