Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Finland

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Frequently asked questions

1. I am a Finnish citizen and I would like to travel to Ukraine. Do I need a visa?

No. You can stay in Ukraine during 90 days within the period of 180 days without visa.


2. I have been living in Finland for 20 years. And I have Finnish permanent residence permit. Do I need a visa to travel to Ukraine?

Yes. You should have a visa.


3. I will have a transit stay in an airport in Ukraine. Do I need a visa?

If You do not leave a transit area at the airport, You do not need to have a visa.


4. I’ve heard I must have a minimum amount of money if I want to travel to Ukraine. Is it true?

Yes. It is about so called proof of sufficient financial means. We recommend You to have the equivalent of 300 EUR in cash and 50 EUR extra for each day of staying in Ukraine (could be proved by an extract from Your bank account).

Consular Section of the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Finland
Chief: Mr. Dmytro Gusiev
Second Secretary for Consular Issues
Address: Vähäniityntie 9, 00570 Helsinki. View on map
Phone: +358 9 228 900 72 (direct), +358 40 471 92 00 (in case of emergency only)
Fax: +358 92 289 001
Email: consul_fi@mfa.gov.ua

Dear Visitors!

Due to the dramatic increasing of number of Consular requests, the Embassy of Ukraine has introduced a pre-appointment call procedure.

You may order an appointment using the following telephone numbers:

+358 9 228 900 71 та +358 9 228 900 72,

according to the schedule:


between 15.00 and 17.00


between 10.00 and 11.00


between 15.00 and 17.00


Monday from 15.00 to 18.00 

Tuesday  from 09.00 to 12.30     

Wednesday  from 15.00 to 18.00 

Thursday from 09.00 to 12.30

Friday from 09.00 to 12.30

Telephone inquiries

 +358 9 228 900 72

Tuesday  from 16.00 to 17.00

Wednesday  from 10.00 to 11.00

Thursday    from 16.00 to 17.00


Embassy’s account for paying a consular fee in euro:

200118-117692 Nordea Bank, Finland, Helsinki, Senaattitori Branch
Viite numero– 1009 (reference number)
IBAN: FI5920011800117692




24/7 service: +358 40 471 92 00 (ONLY in case of emergency)