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How to get from Boryspil Airport KBP to Kyiv & how much does it cost?

Updated: Jan 21, 2021

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The decrease in the number of departures from Boryspil airport due to the quarantine and lockdown significantly influenced Boryspil airport's transport movement.

Before travelling to Ukraine, be sure you're entirely up to date with the ongoing demands of quarantine-lockdown-wise.

For detailed information, read:

When departing from Ukraine, please keep in mind only passengers with a valid plane ticket and passport can enter the airport terminal.

Train "Kyiv Boryspil Express"

The express train from Kyiv to the airport Boryspil. Inscription onboard - UZ, Ukrainian railway. Kyiv, Ukraine

Route: "Kyiv-Passenger" (Metro "Vokzalna") → " Vydubychi " (metro "Vydubychi") → "Darnytsia" → "Boryspil airport" and in the opposite direction. You can get off and on at any station.

Fare: 80 UAH for an adult passenger. There is a discount for children. You can purchase the ticket from vending machines at stations with a credit card, ticket offices for cash, or on the train from a conductor with a credit card.

Travel time is 40 minutes from the starting point, and it may differ by 1-4 minutes up or down, depending on the flight.

The departure of Kyiv Boryspil Express trains from Boryspil airport to Kyiv to the central station "Kyiv-Passenger" (metro station " Vokzalna"):

  • 01:50 - 06:48 - 07:18 - 08:23 - 09:08 - 10:10 - 10:50 - 11:48 - 12:59 - 13:58 - 14:45 - 15:45 - 17:41 - 18:34 - 19:45 - 21:00

The departure of the Kyiv Boryspil Express trains from Kyiv from the central station "Kyiv-Passenger" (metro station " Vokzalna ") to the Boryspil airport:

  • 00:04 - 06:30 - 07:40 - 08:23 - 09:26 - 10:00 - 11:04 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00 - 15:00 - 16:56 - 17:50 - 18:57 - 20:14 - 22:51

The timetable of the express train from intermediate stops can be found on the Ukrzaliznytsia website:

BUS (Skybus)

During the quarantine and lockdown, Skybus buses to Boryspil airport do not have a clear timetable.

Skybus stops:

Arrival and departure of buses under the flyover on the ground floor.

  • Boryspil airport, terminal D.

  • Metro station "Kharkivska" (Kyiv).

  • Kyiv-Pasazhyrskyi railway station. (connection to Metro Station "Vokzalna")

  • Yuzhny (South) Central Railway Station, Kyiv.

The fare for the full route is 100 UAH, between the metro station "Kharkovskaya" and Boryspil airport - 60 UAH.

Schedule: There is no exact schedule during quarantine and lockdown. The first bus leaves from the Kyiv-Passenger railway station at 06:30, the last one - at 23:30. A few hours before departure, check the approximate time of departure of the Skybus with the dispatcher by phone +380 95 431 0717. The dispatcher works until 20:00.

Taxi services

To travel from Boryspil airport to Kyiv city, you can use any taxi service, including Uber, Bolt, Uklon. The car will take you from Terminal D under the flyover on the ground floor.

The average fare is $15 (400 UAH) from Boryspil to the city centre and is available in the mentioned taxi services mobile applications. During rush hours, the cost can substantially increase compared to standard time.

All links and info travellers need to know


The Ministry of Health advises that the PCR document showing the results should:

  • Be in English (translation into Ukrainian is preferable, if possible - not obligatory)

  • State the sample collection time and the time when results were received

  • Specifically mention the test type – PCR – polymerase chain reaction

  • Show the full name, date of birth, and passport number of the traveller

  • Include the name, address, and contact details of the lab performing the test

  • Clearly state the result – COVID-19 NO or COVID-19 YES

COVID-19 Testing

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