The quickest and most convenient means of travel to Ukraine is air transport. Most international flights go through Boryspil International Airport
. Boryspil is situated 40 km away from downtown. It receives flights from throughout the world. Among the leading Ukrainian companies one can name "Ukraine International Airlines"
which provides air communication with Western Europe, and "Aerosvit"
which specializes in flights in Europe and CIS.
Getting to Boryspil
Drivers, awaiting clients at the airport, will charge you for the road to Kyiv around 100 UAH ($ 18-20). So it is much more profitable to get to Kyiv by bus and then take a taxi, which will drive you to the hotel. The "Poliot" shuttle bus goes to Pobedy Square through Leningradskaya Square. The trip takes about an hour. It is important to remember that the interval between bus departures is also approximately an hour long, so if you go to the airport, it is better to arrive at the bus terminal well in advance. Buses do not run from midnight to 4 a.m. The cost of a bus-ride is 8-10 UAH ($ 2).
To drive to Boryspil by taxi will cost you 65-75 UAH ($ 12-15).
Aiport "Kyiv" (Zhuliany)
|Information desk in Boryspil Airport || (+38 044) 296-72-43|
|Search for luggage || (+38 044) 296-74-98|
|Hotel "Boryspil" || (+38 044) 296-71-05|
|Information services and tickets desk || (+38 044) 056|
The airport "Kyiv" (Zhuliany) is within the city limits. It mostly handles domestic flights within the borders of the country. You can get there in 40 minutes by taking trolleybus #9 from St. Volodymyr's Cathedral or Pobedy Square or shuttle bus.
|Information desk "Kyiv" (Zhuliany) Airport || (+38 044) 242-23-08|
|Ukraine International Airlines || (+38 044) 461-50-50|
|Aerosvit || (+38 044) 220-52-67|
|Center of Business Aviation || (+38 044) 247-17-90|