Current time in Ukraine


5:11 a.m.
Jan. 19, 2021

Local time in Ukraine

The time in Ukraine is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Ukraine

Current time
5:11 a.m.
Timezone Eastern European Time (EET)
Olson timezone name Europe/Kiev
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Ukraine Daylight Saving time (DST)

Ukraine uses Daylight Savings time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Ukraine.

DST Started 2020 March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2121 Oct. 31, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 28, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Ukraine uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer time EEST. EET is UTC + 0200 and EEST is UTC +0300. Ukraine's latitude and longitude is 49° 00 N and 32° 00' E. Therefore being two hours ahead of UTC is very suitable for Ukraine. The country is quite, it takes the sun about an hour to “travel” from the east to the west. Considering its high latitude it’s no surprise Ukraine observes daylight savings time.

Important cities in Ukraine

The current time in some important cities in Ukraine is shown below.