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Kharkiv is the second largest city in Ukraine, a country located in the eastern part of Europe. With more than one million and a half inhabitants, the city is an economic hub in the region. There are several ways to reach the city after you book cheap flights to Kharkiv. The best way is to arrive in the city is by plane. The international airport is located at around 13 kilometers outside the city and is served by several airlines, including UIA, Pegasus, FlyDubai, Austrian airlines, Air Arabia and Aerosvit.
After you purchase your airline tickets to Kharkiv you must know that there are several ways to get into the city from the airport. You can take buses 119 and 115 to the nearest metro station called Prospekt Haharina or bus 297 to the metro station called Radianska. A minibus and a shuttle are also available. Some hotels in Kharkiv have their own transport system and it is easy just to call at the hotel and ask to be picked up from the airport. If you are booking cheap tickets to Kharkiv from outside the continent, you will find out that the nearest major international airport is located in Kiev. From over there you can fly to North America, to China and to all the European capitals.
There is another way you can reach this city. The train is a good solution and the central station, called Kharkiv-Pasazhyrskyi, is situated close to city center. There is also a metro station that links the central station to the rest of the city. Kharkiv is connected by railway to all major urban areas in Ukraine. It is a good idea to book online ticket for your train. Don’t forget to print your ticket and to have with you the passport.
There can be a problem for people coming from Europe or United States, because of the alphabet. All the streets and names are written using the Chiliric alphabet and is a good idea to let it before you book cheap flights to Kharkiv. The city is close to the border with Russia and many people are speaking also Russian language. It can actually be difficult for you to find a person that is able to speak English fluently. The best solution is to ask the young people.
The Metro System is the easiest and the fastest way of getting around. It carries everyday almost 1 million people. The tickets can be purchased from the automatic machines at the entrance. A ticket is valid for only one trip, no matter where are you going. At all the stations there are two lines and will be hard to find the direction because all the directions are written in Ukrainian. Travel to Kharkiv can be a unique experience for anyone. There are many places where you can go in this city, including the Kharkiv Zoo, Children's railway, Kharkov Opera and Ballet Theatre, Karavan Megastore and the city museum.
If you think where you are going to eat, you will find out after you buy cheap flights to Kharkiv that several good restaurants are located in the city. The local food is delicious but can be sometime unhealthy, due to the fact that the Ukrainian cuisine is using a lot of pork and oil. If you like international dishes just go to one of the restaurants that have such food. Here are some good restaurants: Adriano, Buhara, Fortuna, Paris and Puzata Khata.
When you book flights to Kharkiv don’t forget to take into account that the weather is a problem during the winter. Snow is a common presence from October until April. The perfect period to visit this city is the spring. Flighthub offers the cheapest flights to Kharkiv for you and your friends. Thus you will be able to visit this Ukrainian city anytime you want. In order to find the best deal, just book your tickets with at least two months in advance.