There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Odessa by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Budapest  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Odesa (ODS) BUD - ODS

$72 - $262

Cheapest option

Train via Nyiregyhaza  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nyiregyhaza Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Nyiregyhaza to Zahony D / ...
  3. Take the train from Chop to Odessa Gl.

$22 - $41

4 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Odesa (ODS) VIE - ODS

$157 - $313

Train  •  25 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Chop Wien - Kiev
  2. Take the train from Chop to Odessa Gl. Express

$33 - $53

Bus  •  28 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Odessa, Pryvoz Sofia-Varna-Odessa

Drive  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Odessa 720.7 miles

$120 - $190

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Odessa Gl. via Nyiregyhaza, Zahony and Chop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 31 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Odessa is 893 km. The road distance is 1153.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Odessa without a car is to train which takes 25 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Budapest to Odessa, including transfers.

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Budapest to Odessa train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Nyugati station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Odessa is to fly which takes 6 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 25 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Odesa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Odessa is 1 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 11:49 AM in Budapest and 12:49 PM in Odessa.

Budapest to Odessa train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Odessa Gl. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Odessa is 1153 km. It takes approximately 15 h 51 min to drive from Budapest to Odessa.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Odessa.
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  • Distance: 558.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Odessa, Ukraine?

Ukraine International Airlines, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Budapest to Odessa every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Odessa via Nyiregyhaza, Zahony, Chop, and Chop in around 25 h 31 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Vienna to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Odesa via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Budapest to Odesa via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nyiregyhaza
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Nyiregyhaza to Zahony
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chop to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
18 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$5 - $8
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$22 - $35
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Chop
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Budapest to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
15 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Galaţi to Odessa, Pryvoz
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
maximovtours.com

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Ukraine International Airlines, CSA, Tarom and four other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Odesa Airport.

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There are 2341+ hotels available in Odessa. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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