Ukraine International Airlines operated the first non-stop scheduled flight en route Odessa – St. Petersburg – Odessa.
The UIA double weekly flights are operated on modern Boeing 737 and Embraer 190 aircraft with two cabin classes: Business Class and Economy Class. The out bound flights are operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays with scheduled departure from Odessa at 10 p.m. and arrival to St. Petersburg at 00:30 a.m. local time. The inbound flights are operated on Thursdays and Sundays with scheduled departure from St. Petersburg at 01:30 a.m. and arrival to Odessa at 04:05 a.m. local time.
Passengers traveling with UIA from Odessa to St. Petersburg and from St. Petersburg to Odessa can take advantage of the carrier`s web check-in service opening 23 hours and closing 2 hours prior to scheduled departure. Passengers departing from Odessa have to exchange their e-boarding pass for a standard one at UIA PS check-in counters at the airport.