There are 5 ways to get from Kraków to Odessa by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Odesa (ODS) KRK - ODS

$75 - $246

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Train  •  19 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Przemysl Gl. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Odessa Gl. D

$15 - $25

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Bus Odri  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station 1368 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Katowice to Odessa Szczecin

$46 - $48

Bus Sindbad  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków to Odessa Szczecin

$45 - $80

Drive  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Odessa 693.4 miles

$110 - $180

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków and arriving at Odessa. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Odessa Gl. via Przemysl Gl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 53 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Odessa is 892 km. The road distance is 1109.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Odessa without a car is to train which takes 19 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Kraków to Odessa, including transfers.

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Kraków to Odessa bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Kraków station.

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Kraków to Odessa train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Odessa is to fly which takes 4 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 19 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 21 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to Odesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Kraków to Odessa bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Odessa station.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Odessa.
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  • Distance: 557.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Odessa, Ukraine?

Yan Air, LOT and Ukraine International Airlines fly from Kraków to Odessa 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kraków to Odessa via Przemysl Gl. in around 19 h 53 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Odesa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Yan Air
Website
yanair.ua
Flights from Krakow to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Krakow to Odesa via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Przemysl Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
16 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Kraków dw. aut. to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Kraków MDA to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Katowice to Odessa
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Bus from Krakow to Odessa
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Kraków to Odessa
Ave. Duration
21 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl

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Odessa is 1 h ahead of Kraków. It is currently 11:50 PM in Kraków and 12:50 AM in Odessa.

Kraków to Odessa train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Odessa Gl. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Odessa is 1109 km. It takes approximately 13 h 47 min to drive from Kraków to Odessa.

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Yan Air, Ukraine International Airlines and LOT offer flights from Krakow Airport to Odesa Airport.

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Book your Kraków to Odessa bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 2341+ hotels available in Odessa. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Krakow Airport is to train which takes 19 min and costs .

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