Cheap flights to Kiev

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Flights to Kiev in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price$1,670Average for return flights in May 2022

Which day is cheapest to fly to Kiev?

At the moment, Thursday is the most economical day to take a flight to Kiev. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to KBP airport?

Flights in the afternoon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Kiev. Flights in the evening are usually the most expensive.

How long is the flight to Kiev?

Flights to Kiev, Ukraine, can take various lengths of time, depending on the city in New Zealand that you depart from. For example, if you were to fly from Auckland, then you would be looking at a total air-time of about 28h 10m. For those departing from further south in the country, such as Wellington, you could expect the take-off to touchdown time to be roughly 31h, whereas, if you were leaving from Christchurch, then you would most likely have a journey duration of around 32h 20m. The reason these flights tend to take in excess of one day is due to the distance travelled and the need to make changes along the way.

Are there direct flights to Kiev?

Whilst you are unable to get a direct flight from New Zealand to Kiev Boryspil International Airport (KBP), Kiev, there are plenty of indirect options which give you the chance to get great Kiev flight deals. For example, those flying from Auckland International Airport (AKL) will normally be required to make two transfers along the way. These are frequently at Brisbane Airport (BNE) and Doha Hamad International Airport (DOH). If you are flying from Wellington Airport (WLG) or Christchurch Airport (CHC), then you might be required to make three layovers along the way; these are most likely at Auckland, Brisbane and Doha.

How do you get from Kiev Airport to the city centre?

One of the easiest ways to get from Kiev Airport, Kiev, to the city centre is by car. You can opt for a taxi from the front of the airport, which will generally take a minimum of 30min, depending on where in the city your destination is. In addition, you can also arrange a journey through a ridesharing app. There are also many car hire agencies in the airport, should you want more flexibility with your onward journey. You can also get the Sky Bus (Line 322) from the airport to downtown, which departs from Terminal D and takes around 1h to arrive. Similarly, you can get The Kyiv Boryspil Express train, which also departs from Terminal D and takes approximately 40min.

What are some things to do in Kiev?

Make sure you don’t miss any of the top attractions in Kiev by creating an itinerary before you arrive. Begin your trip to the Ukrainian capital by visiting St Michael’s Golden Domed Monastery, a traditional building overlooking the city’s commercial areas. Then head over to Rodina Mat, which is a special monument that is dedicated to the Motherland. Next up is Saint Sophia Cathedral, which is a preserved site boasting ancient architecture, or learn more about the country’s role in WWII at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War. Finish off your trip by taking a step back in time at the open-air museum of Pyrohovo, which shows what it was like to live in the country some 500 years ago.

Do I need a passport or visa to visit Kiev?

New Zealand citizens must ensure that they have a valid passport to enter Ukraine. You must also get a Ukraine e-visa online before you depart New Zealand.