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 Ivano Frankivsk Airport

Cheap Flights to Ivano Frankivsk Airport

The western Ukrainian city of Ivano Frankivsk dates back to the 17th century, where it once had the name Stanyslaviv. The Ivano Frankivsk International Airport (IFO) is less than five kilometres from the centre of town, about a 10-minute drive. If you're heading to this ancient land to explore or perhaps ski at the nearby Bukovel resort area, then let Skyscanner help you find the cheapest air for your trip. The online website's Whole Month Search screen lets you easily compare rates. With one click on your preferred date, you'll find the flight selection screen. While you're at it, consider booking your hotel and perhaps even a rental car. This is the easy way to plan and book your trip.

Getting to Ivano Frankivsk Airport

Flights to Ivano Frankivsk Airport are available from Toronto using a combination of carriers to make the trip. This is called codesharing, where you buy a ticket on one airline but may fly on one or more partner carriers. Airlines providing service include WestJet, Air France, Air Transat, Primera Air, Ukraine International, LOT, and Turkish Airlines. The carriers used on your selected route are listed. You'll have a minimum of two-stops each direction, which makes your trip a lot shorter. Also, pay attention to the "self-transfer" notations. Depending on where your connecting flights are, you may have to re-check your bags and go through security screening. Sometimes a visa is needed for the connecting airport. Your final flight segment will be on Ukraine International Airlines or Turkish Air, the only carriers that fly in and out of Ivano Frankivsk.

Airport Facilities

Ivano Frankivsk Airport has one terminal for both arriving and departing passengers. Canadians need a passport to enter the country, but no visa if you are staying less than 90 days. You may be asked to show you have sufficient funds for your stay. Customs clearance has two sections. Use the Green section if you have only personal belongings and the legally-allowed amount of cash and other goods. Head for the Red section if anything you are carrying needs a special permit or if you have an excess of goods, worth more than roughly $1,500 CAD.

Once you've cleared customs, you'll find taxis and shuttles outside the baggage claim area. The shuttles are great if you travel light, having only one bag per passenger. It takes about 30 minutes to make the trip into downtown. Taxis take about half that to make the trip. Car rentals desks are available, but if you're just visiting the Ivano Frankivsk area, you may not need your own wheels. Downtown bus service is reliable, and the town is very walkable. Accepted currency is the Ukrainian hryvnia. One ATM is available at the airport, and there are several in the downtown core.

Things to do in Ivano Frankivsk

  • In Ivano Frankivsk, it's all about the history. The town hall houses the Regional Museum, dating back to the Soviet era. You'll find some political memorabilia as well as displays from the area's archaeological sites and an entire area devoted to taxidermy. The town hall, called Ratusha, is an art-deco wonder featuring an octagonal tower. Head up the 122 steps and take in the view.
  • Two churches a worthy of a look. The Cathedral of the Holy Resurrection, a Greek Catholic Cathedral, dates back to the mid-18th century. Walk past the imposing bronze statues of Princess Olga and St Volodymyr as you enter the sanctuary. Nearby is the Armenian Church, dating back to 1762, its golden doors welcoming you to an interior filled with fragrant candles.
  • For some outdoor fun, head to Tarasa Shevchenka Park, about a kilometre south of the city centre. Pack a picnic and stretch out on the expansive lawn, or maybe rent a rowboat and paddle out on the lake. It's the perfect place to enjoy an ice cream and do some serious people watching.
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 Airport Contact Details

Ivano-Frankivsk Airport

Address:
st. Konovaltsya 264A,
Ivano-Frankivsk 11 ,
76011 UKRAINE

Tel:+380 (0)342 598037
Fax:+380 (0)342 598046

Website:

Owner:
JSC Naftokhimik Prykarpattya

 Location Details

Longitude:24° 40' 59'' E
Latitude:48° 52' 59'' N
IATA code:IFO
ICAO code:UKLI

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