Kiev International Airport (Zhuliany) car hire - Ukraine car rentals with Cartrawler
The capital of Ukraine, Kiev (also spelled as Kyiv) is served by two international airports: Kiev-Boryspil Airport, located in a considerable distance from the city and Kiev Zhuliany Airport – IEV, officially known as Kiev International Airport.
Kiev Zhuliany, although situated much more conveniently - approx. 6 miles south-west of the city centre - is the secondary airport of Kiev.
Find out below what are your options for car hire when arriving to Kiev via Zhuliany Airport.
Car rental companies at Kiev Zhuliany Airport (IEV) - compare prices and book online
At Kiev International Airport (Kiev-Zhuliany) car hire services are available from major rent-a-car brands, amongst them Europcar, Sixt and Budget Car Hire Ukraine.
While in most cases rental cars are readily available upon your arrival at Zhuliany Airport, it is always recommendable to book your Kiev hire car in advance. With the help of internet search engines of car hire, such as Cartrawler, you will be able to compare prices and rental conditions from all the major suppliers of car rental at Kiev International Airport and to carry out a secure online booking.
The cheapest hire cars in Kiev International Airport
Cartrawler displays offers within the whole range of car rental classes: mini, economy, compact, full-size, to SUV and luxury/premium vehicles to rent in Kiev-Zhuliany. Please note that car hire deals available through Cartrawler are frequently better-priced than car hire directly from the supplier.
The cheapest hire cars at Zhuliany are often found on Cartrawler with prices starting from around £125 for a week car hire of a small city car, such as a Toyota Aygo (or similar), or on only a little more, approx. £130 for a 7 days rental of a VW Polo, a Renault Clio or a similar vehicle from the economy class.
Cartrawler allows you to compare prices of car hire also at Kiev’s main airport, in Boryspil (or Boryspol), where the car rental offer is even more comprehensive and prices, often lower.
Kiev airports - location
Kiev International Airport is located in the southern neighbourhood of the city, known as Zhuliany.
Next to the airport runs a major European thoroughfare, the European Route E40, leading to Lviv in Ukraine and further west to Poland, Germany, Belgium and France. East of Kiev, the E40 continues to Russia and many of the former Soviet territories.
Another major motorway with good access from Zuhliany Airport is the E95, leading south to Odessa on the Coast of the Black Sea.
See road map of Ukraine (click to enlarge).
Kiev Boryspil Airport, the main airport of Ukraine is located in approx. 18 miles east of Kiev city centre, on the right side of River Dnieper.
The most convenient way to transfer between the two Kiev airports is via the above mentioned E40. In normal traffic conditions around 30-40 minutes are required to cover the 22 miles distance between Zhuliany and Boryspil airports by E40.
Read more about Kiev Boryspil Airport.
Kiev Zhuliany Airport - airlines and destinations
Amongst the most popular routes at Kiev Zhuliany Airport are Wizzair’s cheap flights to many European destinations, amongst them: London-Lution, Cologne/Bonn, Dortmund, Girona and Treviso.
Domestic flights from Zhuliany Airport operated by Air Onix and UTAir Ukraine are available to Simferopol, Lviv, Odessa, Donetsk and Kharkiv.
It is also possible to connect to Kiev Zhuliany Airport from Moscow (Domodedova and Vnukovo), Perm, St. Petersburg and Yekaterinburg in Russia onboard of Transaero Airlines and UTair Ukraine flights.