Kiev to Poltava

Kiev to Poltava

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Instant
22:20
Kiev Pass
5h 33m ride in train #126К
03:53
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Poltava Kyivska
Instant Fastest
18:03
Kiev Pass
3h 7m ride in train #726К, Reserved
21:10
Poltava Kyivska
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23:59
Kiev
5h 16m bus ride in Standard AC
05:15
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Poltava

From Kiev to Poltava by bus

Instant
23:59
Kiev
5h 16m bus ride in Standard AC
05:15
+1
Poltava

From Kiev Pass to Poltava by train

Instant Fastest
18:03
Kiev Pass
3h 7m ride in train #726К, Reserved
21:10
Poltava Kyivska
Instant
22:20
Kiev Pass
5h 33m ride in train #126К
03:53
+1
Poltava Kyivska

Kiev to Poltava Schedule

Kiev to Poltava Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Ukrainian Railways Second Class Sleeperette 01:56 - 06:03UAH 383
Ukrainian Railways Second Class Sleeperette 04:36 - 08:34UAH 418
Ukrainian Railways Third Class Sleeper 06:23 - 11:33UAH 137
Tov Gunsel Standard AC 08:00 - 13:30UAH 227
Lys Avto Trans Standard AC 10:35 - 16:20UAH 253
Ukrainian Railways Reserved 13:20 - 16:30UAH 274
Local Carrier Standard AC 16:00 - 21:15UAH 325
Ukrainian Railways Reserved 18:03 - 21:10UAH 274
Ukrainian Railways First Class Sleeper 22:20 - 03:53UAH 893

Transportation from Kiev to Poltava

How to get from Kiev to Poltava

Travelling between Kiev and Poltava 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 UAH 704 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere UAH 116.

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

It can take you anywhere between 4 and 7 hours to travel between Kiev and Poltava depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Kiev and Poltava. Train will bring you to your destination in 3h 7m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 6h 30m to reach Poltava.

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

Travelling between Kiev and Poltava can be as cheap as UAH 116 if you opt for a Local Carrier bus and as expensive as UAH 704 if you buy a Local Carrier Bus 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 Kiev and Poltava ?

  • 1 from Kiev to Poltava starting from 00:30 Poltava until 23:59 Poltava
  • 1 from Kiev to Poltava starting from 01:56 Poltava Kyivska until 23:12 Poltava Kyivska

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

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

Bus

Travelling from Kiev 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 Kiev and Poltava

Cazna Trans, Kaluzhenov V V, Kramatorske Atp 11410, Local Carrier, Lys Avto Trans, Ogurtsov D O, Osypa, Pass Trans, Tov Gunsel, Yakovlev M Iu, Z Time Kovelske ATP, Zelenyi Slon 7 Tov

Train

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 Kiev 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