Poltava to Kharkiv

Poltava to Kharkiv

0 trips (UAH 86 – UAH 1,216)  

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Transportation from Poltava to Kharkiv

  • Buses
    UAH 96
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Poltava to Kharkiv

Travelling between Poltava and Kharkiv 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 UAH 1,216 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere UAH 86.

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

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 7 hours to travel between Poltava and Kharkiv depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Poltava and Kharkiv. Bus will bring you to your destination in 40m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 6h 25m to reach Kharkiv.

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

Travelling between Poltava and Kharkiv can be as cheap as UAH 86 if you opt for a Local carrier bus and as expensive as UAH 1,216 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 Poltava and Kharkiv ?

  • 98 from Poltava to Kharkiv starting from 00:15 Poltava until 23:25 Poltava
  • 22 from Poltava to Kharkiv starting from 03:39 Poltava Kyivska until 21:15 Poltava Kyivska

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

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


Travelling from Poltava to Kharkiv 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 Poltava and Kharkiv

Avtoekspres Dnipro, Cazna Trans, Dentrans, Ecolines, Elit Bus Trans, Kramatorske Atp 11410, Local carrier, Local Carrier, Lys Avto Trans, Malofeiev, Odri, Osypa, Pass Trans, Polishchuk O M, Tov Gunsel, VasilkivTransAvto, Yakovlev M Iu, Z Time Kovelske ATP, Zelenyi Slon 7 Tov


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 Poltava to Kharkiv?

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