Ukraine


Ukraine – one of the biggest countries in Europe – is known for its rich history, culture & traditions, beautiful nature, fine cuisine & great hospitality, and especially the variety of business opportunities it offers. A flight from Amsterdam to the capital city, Kyiv (Kiev), only takes 2.5 hours.

Ukraine borders Russia, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Moldova. Big parts of the country are pristine and are protected nature reserves. Ukraine has 7 World Heritage Sites, and since the 24th August 1991, Ukraine is independent.

Capital city Kiyiv (Kiev)
+1 hour time difference with NL

President Volodymyr Zelensky
Prime Minister Denys Shymyahl

Ukrainian (official language)
Russian, English

44.000.000 citizens
(2020 UN estimate)

Surface
603.550 KM2

€ 3.113 Consumer spending (2018)
€ 131 miljard BBO (2018)

Currency
Ukrainian Hryvnia (UAH)

Distance
2.5 hour flight (Amsterdam – Kyiv)

The Honorary Consulate does not issue visas or other documents. For visas or other documents you need to contact the Ukrainian embassy located in The Hague. Contact details can be found at the Consular Affairs page.