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Fly Berlin Brandenburg to Chisinau, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Chisinau (KIV)
  2. Take the train from Kishineu to Odesa-Holovna

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Bus via Gorzów Wielkopolski

  1. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Gorzów Wielkopolski, dworzec autobusowy
  2. Take the bus from Gorzow Wielkopolski to Odessa Central Bus Station

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Fly Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Odesa (ODS)

Fly Berlin Brandenburg to Iasi, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Iasi (IAS)
  2. Take the train from Beresti to Chisinau
  3. Take the train from Kishineu to Odesa-Holovna

Train to Leipzig, fly to Chisinau, train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Chisinau (KIV)
  3. Take the train from Kishineu to Odesa-Holovna

Train to Leipzig, fly to Odesa

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Odesa (ODS)

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Rzepin
  2. Take the train from Rzepin to Przemysl Glowny
  3. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Lviv
  4. Take the train from Lviv to Odesa-Holovna

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Odessa Pryvoz

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin to Odessa
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International entry into Ukraine from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Conditions of entry into Ukraine from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to citizens of: Ukraine
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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ukraine from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Odessa is 0800602019.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Odessa is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Odessa is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800602019.

No, returning to Germany from Ukraine is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 4 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Odessa is to bus via Gorzów Wielkopolski which costs €50 - €75 and takes 38h 20m.
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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Odessa is to fly and train which costs €100 - €460 and takes 10h 36m.
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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin ZOB and arriving at Odessa Pryvoz. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 28h 5m.
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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Odesa-Holovna via Rzepin, Przemysl Gl. and Lviv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 23m.
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The distance between Berlin and Odessa is 1415 km. The road distance is 1739.1 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Odessa without a car is to train which takes 27h 23m and costs .
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It takes approximately 10h 36m to get from Berlin to Odessa, including transfers.
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Berlin to Odessa bus services, operated by Odri, depart from Berlin ZOB station.
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Berlin to Odessa train services, operated by Österreichische Bundesbahnen, depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.
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The best way to get from Berlin to Odessa is to fly which takes 11h 3m and costs €120 - €600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 27h 23m, you could also bus, which costs €93 and takes 28h 5m.
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Map of how to get from Berlin to Odessa.
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  • Distance: 1415.3 km
  • Duration: 10h 36m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Odessa, Ukraine?

Air Baltic, Ukraine International Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Berlin Hbf to Odessa 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Odessa via Rzepin, Przemysl Glowny, Przemysl Gl., and Lviv in around 27h 23m.

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Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
3 900 ₴ - 22 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
7 500 ₴ - 31 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
7 000 ₴ - 30 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Stockholm, Vilnius
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5 500 ₴ - 28 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Warsaw Chopin, Vilnius
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4 100 ₴ - 23 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Belgrade, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
4 600 ₴ - 22 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Odesa via Riga, Vilnius
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4 500 ₴ - 24 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
8 000 ₴ - 34 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Antalya, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
11 000 ₴ - 48 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Istanbul, Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
15 000 ₴ - 65 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Frankfurt, Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
13 000 ₴ - 55 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Istanbul, Boryspil
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
10 000 ₴ - 46 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Frankfurt, Vilnius
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
9 000 ₴ - 37 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Vienna, Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
9 500 ₴ - 36 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Odesa via Frankfurt, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
9 500 ₴ - 39 000 ₴
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6 000 ₴ - 31 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
8 000 ₴ - 38 000 ₴
Flights from Leipzig to Chisinau via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
9 500 ₴ - 31 000 ₴
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
2 700 ₴ - 17 000 ₴
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Iasi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
2 100 ₴ - 14 000 ₴
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Chisinau via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
5 000 ₴ - 27 000 ₴
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Leipzig to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
8 000 ₴ - 18 000 ₴
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kishineu to Odesa-Holovna
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
240 ₴ - 420 ₴
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
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Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
430 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
3rd Class
120 ₴ - 180 ₴
2nd Class
240 ₴ - 420 ₴
Seating class
290 ₴ - 320 ₴
Train from Lviv to Odesa-Holovna
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
330 ₴ - 750 ₴
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Book at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
800 ₴ - 1 700 ₴
3rd Class
170 ₴ - 240 ₴
2nd Class
330 ₴ - 750 ₴
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Beresti to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 ₴ - 280 ₴
Website
railway.md
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 300 ₴ - 1 900 ₴
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Rzepin
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Rzepin to Przemysl Glowny
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 ₴ - 1 000 ₴
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
500 ₴ - 650 ₴
1st Class
800 ₴ - 1 000 ₴
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Lviv
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
600 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
600 ₴ - 900 ₴
2nd class
750 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
1st class
1 100 ₴ - 1 600 ₴
Bus operators
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Odessa Pryvoz
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
3 509 ₴
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Gorzów Wielkopolski, dworzec autobusowy
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
470 ₴ - 600 ₴
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Lux Reisen
Phone
+38 068 77 060 30
Website
lux-reisen.com
Bus from Gorzow Wielkopolski to Odessa Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 500 ₴ - 2 100 ₴
Schedules at
kasa.lux-reisen.com

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Berlin to Odessa bus services, operated by Odri, arrive at Odessa Pryvoz station.
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Odessa is 1h ahead of Berlin. It is currently 12:17 PM in Berlin and 1:17 PM in Odessa.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Odessa is 1739 km. It takes approximately 19h 40m to drive from Berlin to Odessa.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €3 - €22.
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