The cheapest times to fly from SWA to KBP are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • October 1st to April 1st (except the week of January 1st)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SWA to KBP is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1767 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1172 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Kyiv

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Kiev (KBP) will usually cost between $1221 to $1567 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1222. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1579. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1366 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to KBP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SWA to KBP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SWA to KBP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to KBP flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KBP, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1335. Return trip prices are from the KBP to SWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SWA to KBP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SWA to KBP

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SWA to KBP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Warsaw (SWA > WAW > KBP)

  • Price for both tickets: $942
  • Average savings: $424 (31.05%)

See SWA to BKK flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (SWA > BKK > KBP)

  • Price for both tickets: $958
  • Average savings: $408 (29.88%)

See SWA to WAW flights

Hack #3: Delhi (SWA > DEL > KBP)

  • Price for both tickets: $983
  • Average savings: $383 (28.05%)

See SWA to DEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SWA to KBP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Astana, Air France, Austrian, China Southern, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Boryspil International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4809 miles or 7739 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SWA to KBP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to KBP flight is about 9 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Kiev?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from SWA to KBP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SWA
Origination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8

Return Airport

Destination code KBP
Destination airport name Boryspil International Airport
City Kiev
Country Ukraine
Latitude 50.3
Longitude 30.9


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