Current time in Ukraine


6:40 p.m.
June 3, 2023

Local time in Ukraine

The time in Ukraine is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 1 hour ahead of Amsterdam. The current timezone in Ukraine is UTC+3. Ukraine is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Ukraine ends at Oct. 29, 2023.

Details for the time in Ukraine

Current time
6:40 p.m.
IANA time zone Europe/Kiev
Your time difference 1 hour ahead of Amsterdam
UTC time difference UTC+3
3 hours ahead of UTC

Ukraine Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

DST started at March 26, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 29, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 31, 2024
Sets the clock 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.

Time in Ukraine