The "Motor Sich" Airlines will open direct flights between Uzhgorod and Kyiv "Zhulyany" Airport on June 3 instead of previously closed flights Uzhgorod-Lviv-Kyiv.
According to the air carrier’s announcement, which has been posted on its official website, flights will be carried out on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays with departure from Uzhgorod at 07:00 and return from Kyiv at 18:30. Travel time will be 2 hours.
This schedule will allow residents of Uzhgorod to make one-day trips to the capital and return home on the same day.
A Yak-40 regional jet aircraft with a capacity of 24 passengers will be used for the flights.
Tickets are sold at 2,500 UAH one way and 5,100 UAH for round trip. The cost includes baggage up to 20 kg.
On May 16, the chairman of the Transcarpathian Regional Council Mykhailo Rivis announced an agreement with Motor Sich on the launch of flights to Kyiv with a frequency of three times a week with the possibility of increasing it to daily on demand.