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There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest 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 to Odesa  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Odesa (ODS) OTP - ODS

$142 - $283

Cheapest option

Train, bus Maximov Tours  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Braila Ir
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Odessa, Pryvoz Sofia-Varna-Odessa

$33 - $43

6 alternative options

Fly to Chisinau, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Chisinau (KIV) OTP - KIV
  2. Take the train from Chisinau to Odessa Gl.

$57 - $123

Train, bus via Medgidia  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Medgidia Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Medgidia to Tulcea Oras R / ...
  3. Take the bus from Izmail to Odessa Central Bus Station

$47 - $76

Train  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Medgidia Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Medgidia to Tulcea Oras R / ...
  3. Take the train from Izmail to Odessa Gl. D

$45 - $77

Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Brăila
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Odessa Central Bus Sofia-Varna-Odessa

$35 - $41

Bus via Bucuresti  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Brăila
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Odessa, Pryvoz Sofia-Varna-Odessa

$37 - $44

Drive  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Odessa 342 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Odessa is to train and bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 15 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Odessa is to fly which costs $140 - $290 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Odessa Central Bus via Brăila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Odessa is 426 km. The road distance is 547.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Odessa without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 30 min and costs $35 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Bucharest to Odessa, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Odessa bus services, operated by Autogara Pax, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Odessa is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $140 - $290. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $80 and takes 17 h 42 min, you could also bus, which costs $35 - $45 and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Odesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Bucharest to Odessa bus services, operated by Maximov Tours, arrive at Odessa Central Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Odessa.
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  • Distance: 266.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Odessa, Ukraine?

Tarom and Turkish Airlines fly from Bucharest to Odessa twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Odessa via Medgidia, Tulcea Oras, and Izmail in around 17 h 42 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $420
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
railway.md
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Medgidia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Medgidia to Tulcea Oras
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Braila
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Izmail to Odessa Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Autogara Pax
Website
autogarapax.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Brăila
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
autogarapax.ro
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Brăila to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Bus from Brăila to Odessa, Pryvoz
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Brăila
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Odessa is 547 km. It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to drive from Bucharest to Odessa.

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Tarom and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Odesa Airport.

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There are 2206+ hotels available in Odessa. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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