There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Odessa by bus, train, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Bus via Tulcea  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Tulcea
  2. Take the bus from Izmail to Odessa Central Bus

$48 - $71

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  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

$35 - $45

5 alternative options

Bus Maximov Tours  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Odessa Central Bus Sofia-Varna-Odessa

$36 - $47

Bus Maximov Tours #2  •  16 h

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

$37 - $43

Drive  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Odessa 342 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Odesa  •  7 h 26 min

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

$142 - $283

Fly to Chisinau, train  •  9 h 24 min

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

$58 - $124

Questions & Answers

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 7 h 26 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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It takes approximately 14 h 14 min to get from Bucharest to Odessa, including transfers.

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

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

You can take a bus from Bucharest to Odessa via Tulcea and Izmail in around 14 h 14 min. Alternatively, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines and three other airlines fly from Bucharest to Odessa 5 times a day.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $370
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
Augustina
Phone
0743-334.840
Website
augustina.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Tulcea
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
augustina.autogari.ro
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Izmail to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Galaţi to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Bus from Brăila to Odessa, Pryvoz
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
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

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