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This is a list of the major rivers that flow through Ukraine. Ukraine, a country on the continent of Europe, has many rivers. The most notable rivers of Ukraine include the: Danube, Dnieper, and the Dniester.

Dnieper Nasa 2004-05-06
A NASA satellite image of the Dnieper and its tributaries.
Kiev Patron Bridge
The Dnieper River passes through many cities. Namely, Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. In Kyiv, more than seven bridges cross the river.
PietinisBugas
A map of the Southern Buh flowing through Ukraine (in Lithuanian).
Ранок на Кальміусі
Kalmius river, Donetsk

List of major rivers in Ukraine

Note: The following rivers are listed from west to east. Rivers listed in bold are either major rivers, or near or about 1,000 km. long.

  • San River (433 km; 16,861 km2; Vistula tributary)
  • Uzh River (127 km; 2750 km2; Laborec tributary)
  • Danube (2,888 km; 817,000 km2)
    • Prut River (953 km; 27,500 km2)
    • Cheremosh River (167 km; 2,560 km2)
    • Latoritsia (188 km; 3,130 km2; Bodrog tributary)
  • Dniester (1,362 km; 72,100 km2)
    • Stryi (231 km; 3,055 km2)
    • Zbruch (247 km; 3,300 km2)
    • Tysmenytsia
      • Seret
    • Bystrytsia (183 km; 2,375 km2)
  • Southern Bug (806 km; 63,700 km2)
    • Inhul (300 km)
    • Vovk
  • Molochna (197 km; 3,450 km2)
  • Dnipro (2,290 km; 516,300 km2)
    • Inhulets (549 km; 14,870 km2)
    • Bazavluk
    • Bilozerka
    • Konka (146 km; 2 580 km2)
    • Samara (320 km; 22,600 km2)
      • Byk
    • Vorskla (464 km; 14,700 km2)
    • Psel (717 km; 22,800 km2)
    • Sula (365 km; 19,600 km2)
      • Romen (111 km; 1,645 km2)
    • Supiy
    • Tiasmyn (164 km; 4,570 km2)
    • Ros' (346 km; 12,575 km2)
    • Trubizh (113 km; 4,700 km2)
    • Stuhna (68 km)
    • Desna (1,130 km; 88,900 km2)
      • Oster (199 km; 2,950 km2)
      • Seim (748 km; 27,500 km2)
      • Sudost (208 km; 5,850 km2)
    • Irpin (162 km;)
    • Teteriv (365 km; 15,100 km2)
    • Prypiat (710 km)
      • Horyn River (659 km; 22,700 km2)
        • Sluch (451 km; 13,800 km2)
      • Uzh (256 km; 8,080 km2)
    • Styr (494 km; 13,100 km2)
  • Mius (258 km; 1190 km2)
  • Kalmius (209 km; 5,070 km2)
    • Kalchik River
  • Alma (83 km)
  • Salhir (204 km; 3,750 km2)
  • Chorna
  • Uchan-su
  • Seversky Donets (1,053 km; 98,900 km2; Don tributary)
    • Udy River
      • Lopan River
        • Kharkiv River

List by letter

A-I

Alma • Bazavluk • Bilozerka • Bug River • Byk • Bystrytsia • Cheremosh • Chorna • Danube • Desna • DnieperDniester • Horyn • Inhul • Inhulets • Irpin

K-R

Kalchik • Kalmius • Kharkiv • Konka • Latoritsia • Lybid • Mius • Molochna • Oster • Poltva • Prut • Psel • Romen • Ros'

S

Salhir • Samara • San • Seret • Seversky Donets • Seym • Sluch • Snov • Southern Bug • Stryi • Stuhna • Styr • Sudost • Sula • Supiy

T-Z

Teteriv • Tiasmyn • Trubizh • Tysmenytsia • Uchan-su • Uzh (Ukraine, Slovakia) • Uzh River (Northern Ukraine) • Vorskla • Vovk • Zolota Lypa • Zbruch

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