Sleeping in Airports

Kyiv Zhulyany Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Kyiv Zhulyany Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Kyiv Zhulyany Airport.

What to Expect

  • The airport is the smaller of Kyiv’s two international airport. It has three terminals: domestic, international, and business. The International Terminal A is the largest terminal, and serves all international and some domestic flights. All have been built or renovated in the last few years.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of two airport lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • A reader (August 2018) tells us that the airport can get quite cramped and has limited seats, sleeping may be an issue.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door, purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Passes West Lounge – Location: Terminal A, Airside, 2nd Floor. International flights only. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Passes  East Lounge – Location: Terminal A, Airside, 2nd Floor, near Duty Free. International flights only. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Passes  Business Lounge – Location: Terminal D, Airside, Ground Floor. Domestic flights only. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

If sleeping in Kyiv Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Comfort Town Hostel – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available  for a fee.  » Check Rates
  • Air City Hotel– (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available for a fee.  » Check Rates
  • Zhulyany Airport Inn – (2 minutes from the airport) This hotel is located on the 2nd floor of a building in front of Terminal B. No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • ABC Apartments Business Class – (6 minutes from the airport) Airport pick-up is available for a fee. Must be booked in advance.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Oberig – (8 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available for a fee. Must be booked in advance. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Kyiv Zhulyany Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Free WiFi is available at Kyiv Zhulyany Airport. Connect to the “CitySpot” network.

Communications

  • Post Office – Location: Terminal A, landside, 1st Floor.
  • WiFi – see “Airport WiFi/Internet” above.

Family Services

  • Baby Care Facilities – A feeding chair, playroom, bedroom, kitchen, TV, bedroom and more are available in the Mother and Child Room. Free entry for pregnant mothers or passengers with children under 5 years old. Maximum stay is 24 hours, or only 3 – 4 hours during peak travel days. Locations: Terminal A (International), airside, 1st Floor • Terminal A (International), airside, 2nd Floor Hours: Open 24 hours Additionally, baby care rooms are located throughout the terminal, to provide a place to change your child’s clothing or diapers.

Food & Drinks

  • Food & Drinks – Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. Your best bet may be the Du Park Brasserie, which “is always open for you”. A reader (August 2018) mentioned that there is 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop which are open 24 hours.

Information

  • Information Desk – Location: Terminal A, Ground Floor.

Luggage

  • Luggage Storage & Lockers – Store your luggage at the left luggage facility for 10 UAH per item / per hour, or 120 UAH per day. If you are traveling to a warm location, you can store your outerwear (coats, jackets, etc.) for 50 UAH per day (or less for longer storage periods). Small item storage is available for 48 UAH or less per day, depending on the storage period. Location: Terminal A (International), 1st Floor, right wing of the terminal Hours: 24 hours.
  • Luggage Wrapping – Luggage wrapping is available for 120 UAH per bag. There is a kiosk located landside at the entrance of Terminals A (International) and Terminal D (Domestic).

Medical Services

  • Medical Services – There is a medical center on the 1st floor (landside) of Terminal A.

Mobile Charging

  • Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Money

  • ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: unknown.
  • Currency Exchange – Khreschatyk Bank Hours: 9:00AM – 7:00PM Mon-Fri (open until 6:00PM on Sat & Sun) • Sberbank of Russia Hours: 9:00AM – 7:00PM Mon-Fri (open until 4:00PM on Sat & Sun) Locations: Terminal A, landside, 1st Floor.

Rest & Relaxation

Shopping

  • Duty Free & Shopping – Pavo Duty Free and LT Duty Free have multiple stores located throughout the post-security area of Terminal A (International).

Showers, Salon & Spa

  • Showers – Not available.

Smoking

  • Smoking – There is a total of three smoking rooms located airside in Terminal A. One smoking room is on the 1st floor, and the other two on the 2nd floor.

The airport is open 24 hours.

As of March 2018, Kyiv Zhulyany airport is served by the following airlines: Wizz Air • FlyDubai • Belavia • Yanair • Pegasus Airlines • Urga • UM Air • Vueling • LOT • Dart • Alitalia • Azerbaijan Airlines • Bravo Airways • Buta Airways • Ernest Airlines.

Car Rentals

Car rental agencies Budget and Sixt operate onsite in Terminal A.

Public Transport

Kiev Airport is accessed by a network of buses, minibuses and trolleybuses that operate from 6:30AM – 10:30PM. Trolleybus 22 stops in front of Terminal B, and all other public transportation stops at a designated area 200m from the front of Terminal A (50m from Terminal B).

Taxis

Taxis are readily available at the airport.

Last updated: 2018-10-29

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.