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Metro in Kiev Ukraine

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


Green Line

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)


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.

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