It is possible to get from Kiev to Sumy by coach or by train. In order to travel it is necessary to buy a ticket online.
In order to purchase tickets on the Internet site it is necessary to choose departure city and arrival city.
Choose travel date and click "search trips" on the website.
Below the module of booking you will see coach trips, for which you can book a ticket.
You can place an order of ticket immediately, but you need to choose a trip from the list.
Electronic tickets for coaches, trains and airplanes are nominal, so the ticket for selected trip should be filled in for the passenger who will travel to Sumy.
After filling the form you need to download a document of ticket booking, choose a convenient payment method and pay for the personal order number.
It is important:
After paying the fare, a document will be sent on e-mails showing the type of ticket. There are two types of tickets in Ukraine: document for exchange at the ticket window of coach station or an electronic ticket to be shown while getting (on train or coach).
Document that will be sent to the e-mails contain a brief instruction about the type of applicable ticket.
For international traveling coaches electronic tickets from Kiev to Europe: Germany, Poland, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Greece and Russia must be shown in printed form while getting on the coach.
On the territory of Ukraine only paper tickets are used: e-tickets printed using a printer or tickets on special paper forms with technological protections against counterfeiting.
If it is necessary to buy tickets Kiev-Sumy in advance, then sure to choose the exact date and convenient trip of coach or train.
Coaches of direct trip to Sumy depart from the central bus station in Kiev, as well as from several small urban bus stations.
Bus tickets are nominal, and when boarding the train to Sumy one has to show the passport. According to the intercity passenger transportation rules each passenger is obliged to show the document for check-in.
Bus route to Sumy passes through other cities of Ukraine and the exact address of the arrival in Sumy will be specified in the bus.
The train to Sumy stops at railway stations in other cities of Ukraine, and the name of the train station of the arrival in Sumy will be printed on the ticket.
All passenger transport in Ukraine is licensed for intercity trips, equipped with comfortable reclining seats.
Information about timetables that show coaches going different routes to Sumy is available on this page. In order to view information about the number of trips linked to a specific date one can select a date of trip in the online booking module, wherein the price of tickets to Sumy will be shown for each trip.
Coming to Sumy by different types of transport
One can get from Kiev to Sumy by buying tickets for coach, train or air tickets Kiev to Sumy.
A coach goes long time from Kiev to Sumy, it can take a couple of hours faster by train.
Price of ticket for coach from Kiev to Sumy is much less than the cost of air tickets to the nearest airport to Sumy.
Air tickets for flights of Low-Cost airlines can cost quite cheap, but you need to book such tickets in advance.
One can get from Kiev to Sumy by train from the central train station, but you need to buy the railway tickets in advance in summer.
Types of passenger transport can be chosen by price and travel time: air tickets to Sumy should be bought in advance, a ticket for train from Kiev to Sumy also should be bought in advance, and coach tickets to Sumy can be bought at the bus station.