There are several good options when booking flights from London. With a number of large international airports, London is a major hub for air transport, and is therefore a good starting point for travel to many destinations around the world. London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and London Stansted are all busy departure points, and can all be reached by road or public transport from the city centre. London City and London Luton airports are also departure points for flights from London.
When travelling by car, each of the major airports offers extensive parking facilities, often with dedicated bus transfer from the car park to the air terminals. Meanwhile, there are also a number of ways to get to the airports by public transport. London Heathrow, for example, is 15 miles from central London and can be reached in about an hour on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground, or in 15 to 30 minutes by express train from Paddington station. London Gatwick, 28 miles outside central London, can be reached by express train from Victoria station in about half an hour. London Stansted is further away, at 40 miles from central London, and is 45 minutes away by train from Liverpool Street station.
With the number of airports within easy reach of central London, there are good possibilities for different flights from London to Kiev. For a comprehensive search of current offers, check ebookers.com. As well as air travel, ebookers.com lets travellers book car rental and accommodation in just a few clicks.
Flying to or from London Heathrow? Check out our guides to find out about the different options of getting there and how to transfer between airports:
If you plan on flying to Kiev, you will land at the Kyiv (Zhuliany) International Airport located in the Zhuliany neighbourhood in the south of the city. Being one of the two passenger airports in Kiev, the facility serves as a host for a large number of airlines, such as Aegean Airlines, Business Aviation Centre, Sky Wings, and Wizz Air. You can find tickets at convenient prices and create custom packages on ebookers.
There are several transportation options available to help you reach the city, such as taxis, buses, and trolleybuses. If you want to travel by bus, you should buy a ticket at the kiosk for 1.5 UAH, but you can also purchase one from the driver. Tickets for a minibus ride are paid while entering the vehicle and cost from 2.5 to 3 UAH. Public transportation runs from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. and is available from the public bus stop located two hundred meters from terminal A. Taxis can be found just outside of the terminal in the passenger pick-up area.
Kiev has a humid continental climate, the warmest months being June, July, and August, with temperatures that range from 13.8°C to 24.8°C. December, January, and February are the coldest months, having temperatures between -4.6°C and -1.1°C, so make sure to pack warm clothes if you're traveling during this time of the year.
During your stay in Kiev, you can visit various historical monuments that are part of the Seven Wonders of Ukraine, such as the Kiev Pechersk Lavra, also known as the Monastery of the Caves. The Saint Sophia Cathedral is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and attracts numerous tourists. The most important museums in Kiev include the Kiev State Historical Museum, the National Art Museum, and the Museum of Western and Oriental Art.
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