In January 2022, Kharkiv International Airport saw 355 flight departures and total passenger traffic of 73,500 people. The figures kept showing a substantial increase year-on-year as flight departures rose by about 70%, and passenger traffic doubled. 

International flights carried 65,300 passengers, 105% up from January 2021, and domestic ones—8,200, 116% up.

The month’s top destinations were Istanbul, Sharm El Sheikh, Kyiv, Marsa Alam, and Kraków.

Monthly passenger traffic (‘000 people)

January 2021January 2022Change
International31,8 65,3105%

Monthly departures

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Summer preparations are underway already 

In end-January, Ukraine’s SkyUp Airlines revealed its plans for summer and launched ticket sales for flights from Kharkiv to 8 destinations. Flights to Barcelona are starting on 29 April, to Larnaka—on 1 May, to Prague—on 5 May, Heraklion—on 19 May, to Batumi—on 20 May, to Rimini and Tirana—on 1 June, and to Burgas—on 7 June. 

Wizz Air opened booking of its summer flights, too, with 13 destinations available: Vienna, Thessaloniki, Tallinn, Milan (Malpensa airport), Rome (Fiumicino airport), Larnaca, Berlin (Brandenburg airport), Dortmund, Wrocław, Gdańsk, Kraków, Budapest, and Pardubice.   

The winter is nearly over, and it’s high time to plan summer trips. Buy tickets on the airport’s and airlines’ websites or via the ticket desk on 0 800 303 803.


The tickets for summer 2022 flights are already available for purchase.