Trains from Moscow to Kiev depart 3 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 10:41, the last - 23:21. Travel time between Moscow and Kiev takes from 11h 27min to 12h 45min. Train tickets from Moscow to Kiev cost from 82 USD to 302 USD, depending on a train category, ticket category, date of travel and additional services.
On this page we have collected all the important, useful and relevant information about the railway and trains between Moscow and Kiev: train schedules, train types, travel time, ticket classes and prices, main trains on a route, recommended trains, answers to frequently asked questions and traveler reviews.
Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал))
Kiev Kiev Passenger station (Киев Пассажирский)
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Train category||Price from|
|10:41||23:21||12h 40min||341Ф||Regular Train||74 USD|
|16:31||05:12||12h 41min||065М||Regular Train||82 USD|
|17:41||06:26||12h 45min||073А||Regular Train||99 USD|
|19:35||07:02||11h 27min||005МЯ||Regular Train||104 USD|
|19:35||07:02||11h 27min||005Я||Regular Train||101 USD|
|20:14||08:19||12h 05min||047Ь||Regular Train||83 USD|
|20:41||08:58||12h 17min||023М||Regular Train||101 USD|
Yes there are direct trains departing from Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)) and arriving to Kiev Kiev Passenger station (Киев Пассажирский). Trains depart 3 times a day.
Trains from Moscow to Kiev depart from Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)) and arrive to Kiev Kiev Passenger station (Киев Пассажирский).
The fastest train is 005Я , departing at 19:35 from Kievskiy Railway station and arriving to Kiev Passenger station. Travel time of the fastest train 005Я - 11h 27min. Tickets cost from 101 USD.
The cheapest train is 065М , departing at 16:31 from Kievskiy Railway station, traveling for 12h 41min and arriving to Kiev Passenger station at 05:12. Tickets for this train cost from 82 USD.
Travel time between Moscow and Kiev takes from 11h 27min to 12h 45min, depending on a train and date.
Trains from Moscow to Kiev depart from Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)). The first train a day departs at 10:41.
Trains from Moscow to Kiev arrive to Kiev Kiev Passenger station (Киев Пассажирский).
Train tickets from Moscow to Kiev usually cost from 82 USD to 302 USD per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.
Ticket fares for Moscow to Kiev train tickets are regulated by a dynamic pricing system. The main principle can be formulated as follows: the higher the demand and the fewer the seats, the higher the ticket price. We recommend booking 2-3 months in advance, in this case you are able to catch the best fares, starting from 82 USD per passenger, which is not available a few days before the departure.
Yes, you can buy tickets online on our website.
Yes, trains in Russia are safe and convenient. You can travel from Moscow to Kiev by train without any problems.
In rare cases, there really are changes in the schedule: changing the departure time, canceling trains, launching additional trains, but in most of cases this schedule is accurate. In all situations, we urge you to build your plans based on a real schedule for a specific date, and not on an approximate generalized schedule
We have selected the cheapest, fastest and most comfortable trains for you (at the end of this page). You can use our recommendation. However, please keep in mind that tickets for recommended trains are usually bought first, so they can simply be sold out at the desired date.
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Regular Train is historically the first class of trains, nowadays is the most common type of train in Russia that can take you to almost everywhere, slow and reliable. Such trains run at a speed of about 60-80 km/h and make stops at all (or most) stations on their route. Stops can be either for 1-5 minutes, or for 20-30 and even for an hour and a half. Check the train route and duration of stops using the ROUTE button next to each train.
Regular Trains between Moscow and Kiev depart 3 times a day, covering the whole route from 11h 17min to 13h 44min.
Regular Trains between Moscow and Kiev have the following numbers: 341Ф, 073А, 005МЯ, 047Ь, 065М, 023М, 005Я
Interesting fact: at long stops, passengers of Regular Trains often go to the platform and buy traditional pies or local crafts from Babushkas on the platform.
Important: at stops, do not go far from the train! You may not notice the train departing and your personal belongings will go on a trip without you, and you can stay at this station for several hours or even days. Your ticket will not be valid for traveling on the next train and you will have to buy a new ticket at the box office of this station. The staff does not speak any language other than Russian.
Tickets for the Regular Train are usually cheaper (compared to other classes of trains or plane tickets). Regular Train on the route from Moscow to Kiev have the following ticket classes:
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Price from|
|10:41||23:21||12h 40min||341Ф||74 USD|
|16:31||05:12||12h 41min||065М||82 USD|
|17:41||06:26||12h 45min||073А||99 USD|
|19:35||07:02||11h 27min||005МЯ||104 USD|
|19:35||07:02||11h 27min||005Я||101 USD|
|20:14||08:19||12h 05min||047Ь||83 USD|
|20:41||08:58||12h 17min||023М||101 USD|
Air-conditioned compartment with two comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the type of the carriage, meal-set, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.
2-class is one of the most popular type of the compartment due to the best correlation of price and comfort. The air-conditioned compartment are equipped with four comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the carriage, meal, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.
3-Class Open Sleeping also known as "Platzkart" or "Hostel Sleeping", the open type carriage with couchettes, is one of the cheapest options to travel by rail. The Plazlkart is rather comfortable and gives an opportunity to travel in a big company, mix with locals and chat with neighbours all the time.
Recommended cheapest Regular train between Moscow and Kiev:
341Ф, Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 10:41 - arriving at Kiev at 23:21
Travel Time - 12h 40min
3-сl. open sleeping - from 74 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 123 USD
Recommended most comfortable, fastest Regular train between Moscow and Kiev:
005МЯ, Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 19:35 - arriving at Kiev at 07:02
Travel Time - 11h 27min
3-сl. open sleeping - from 104 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 174 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 302 USD
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