Metro in Kiev (Kyiv) Ukraine
The Metro in Kiev (Kyiv) is a super cheap, fast and reliable way to travel around Kiev (Kyiv). Discover some of the world's deepest and most beautiful metro stations.
The Kyiv (Kiev) metro opens from 6:00 am and operates until 24:00.
It costs 8 UAH for each journey (about 23p in British or 30 cents US) and you can travel the whole network for one price.
Tokens and travel cards can be purchased or recharged inside the metro station.
It's easy to travel the network as most of the stations have signs in English.
There are no lifts in the Kiev metro, but plenty of very deep & long escalators.
Trains run every 3 minutes in Peak times, (from 7:00 to 10:00 and from 17:00 to 20:00) and every 5-10 min outside of these hours and at the weekends and holidays.
Avoid travelling at peak times if you can, it can get very busy.
10 Best Metro Stations In Kiev (Kyiv
In English Zoloti Vorota means "Golden Gate" . This metro station is adjacent to the tourist attraction called "Golden Gate"
This is a stunning metro station. Tiled mosaics depicting the history of Kievan Rus, grand chandeliers with huge candles hang ceremoniously from above.
Buying Tickets, Maps & Travelling on the Metro in Kiev (Kyiv)
BUYING TICKETS ON THE KIEV (KYIV) METRO
Kiev (Kyiv) metro is reliable, cheap and a great way to get around Kyiv. It costs 8 UAH (Less than a Euro) and covers most districts in the city. There are various ways to purchase a ticket for your journey, either through vending machines that accept credit cards and cash, or by simply going to a cashier to purchase tokens. If you require a Metro Map Please Download one Here.