There are plenty of ways to get to Kyiv

Ukraine is located in the central part of Eastern Europe, on the crossroads of major transportation routes from Europe to Asia and from the Scandinavian states to the Mediterranean region. Therefore, it is easy to reach Ukraine’s capital from different places: Cairo (Egypt) 2262 km, Tel-Aviv (Israel) 2073 km, Dubai (United Arab Emirates) 3517 km, New York (USA) 7520 km, New Delhi (India) 4583 km, Islamabad (Pakistan) 3915 km, Seoul (South Korea) 7288 km, Beijing (China) 6450 km, Shanghai (China) 7445 km, Dhaka (Bangladesh) 5876 km, Moon 405 thnd km, Mars 400 mln km 😊

BY PLANE

Kyiv has two main airports: Borispol International Airport (38 km from Kyiv) and Zhuliany Airport (10 km from the Kyiv city center). Borispol Airport is the largest and the most modern airport in the country. Most international flights to Kyiv land at Borispol International Airport. There are many direct flights to Kyiv. You can easily check prices and buy tickets with skyscanner.net. To get to Kyiv city center, you can use taxi – Uber, Uklon or a local taxi (the price is around 500 UAH / 20 USD). Borispol Airport also offers Sky Bus (the price is around 100 UAH / 3,6 USD) that stops at Kharkivska subway station. From there, it is easy to get to other parts of the city.

BY TRAIN

Getting to Kyiv by train is relatively easy, particularly when traveling from European countries or other cities within Ukraine. Railroads link the capital of Ukraine with Bulgaria (train №451), Poland (train №67), Czech Republic (train №771), Romania (train №117) Hungary (train №81). Prices for these trains start at 50-85 USD per passenger. The railway station is located in the very center of Kyiv, and there is a subway station (called Vokzalnaya) right next to the railway station building (one subway ride costs around 8 UAH / 0,3 USD).

BY BUS

It is very easy to find buses to Kiev since the routes cover a lot of different directions. Further, traveling to Kyiv by bus is the most affordable way to reach the city. For example, a trip from Warsaw will cost you around 20 USD, from Budapest – 35 USD, from Sofia – 60 USD. Kyiv Central Bus Station is located next to Demiivska subway station. Another bus hub is right next to the railway station.

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Azerbaijan Visa-free
Albania Visa * except for DP, SP
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Argentina Visa-free up to 90 days within 365 days
Afghanistan Visa
Bahamas Visa
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Belgium Visa-free up to 90 days within 180 days
Benin Visa
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Bulgaria Visa-free up to 90 days within 180 days
Bolivia Visa
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Brazil Visa-free up to 90 days within 180 days for tourism and business purposes
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