Officially! Visa-free is introduced from June 11
Today, May 22, the official journal of the European Union published a decision on visa-free travel for Ukrainian citizens.
According to the procedure, the visa-free regime for citizens of Ukraine will enter into force on the 20th day after today’s publication, on the night of June 10-11.
As reported, on May 17 in Strasbourg, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko took part in the ceremony of signing a legislative act on the abolition of visa requirements for Ukrainians for short-term trips to the countries of the European Union and the Schengen zone. The document was signed by the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and the Minister of the Interior and National Security of Malta, Carmelo Abela.
Starting from June 11, citizens of Ukraine who managed to issue a passport with a biometric chip will be able to travel to the EU countries without a visa.
According to our statistics, the demand for air tickets has increased for the period from June 11, so we advise you to plan your trip in advance. We remind you that Ryanair will fly from Ukraine in autumn and other low-cost airlines are also expected to arrive in Ukraine.