What's the time in Ukraine?
Ukraine is in the Eastern European Standard Time Zone (GMT+2).
Daylight Saving Time starts in Ukraine on March 28, 2021 (clocks spring forward 1 hour) and ends on October 31, 2021 (clocks fall back 1 hour).
For most of the year Ukraine is 7 hours ahead of New York.
The exception is the two weeks during the year between which the clocks are changed in the US and Ukraine. Ukraine is only 6 hours ahead of New York on March 14 - 28 and October 31 - November 7, 2021.
Standard office hours in Ukraine are 9 am - 6 pm.
Most stores are open every day, including weekends and holidays, from 9 / 10 am - 9 / 10 pm.
Stores will usually close a few hours early on December 31 (New Year's Eve) and January 6 (Orthodox Christmas Eve) and open a few hours later on January 1 (New Years Day) and January 7 (Orthodox Christmas Day).
Public Holidays in Ukraine 2021
Jan 1 - New Year's Day
Jan 7 - Orthodox Christmas Day
March 8 - International Women's Day
May 1 - Labor Day
May 2 - Orthodox Easter Day
May 3 - Orthodox Easter (observed)
May 9 - Victory Day
June 20 - Holy Trinity Day
June 21 - Holy Trinity (observed)
June 28 - Constitution Day
August 24 - Independence Day
October 14 - Ukrainian Defenders Day
December 25 - Christmas Day