There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Odessa by plane, bus, car or train

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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  •  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

$34 - $43

6 alternative options

Fly to Chisinau, bus, drive, train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Chisinau (KIV) OTP - KIV
  2. Take the bus from Chişinău to Bender
  3. Drive from Bender to Razdelnaja
  4. Take the train from Razdelnaja to Odessa Gl.

$60 - $133

Bus via Izmail  •  14 h 14 min

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

$48 - $71

Train  •  17 h 42 min

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

$46 - $77

Bus Maximov Tours  •  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

$36 - $41

Bus Maximov Tours #2  •  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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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 .

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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 . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 14 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 17 h 42 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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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 offers flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Odesa Airport.

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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 flies from Bucharest to Odessa 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Odessa via Tulcea and Izmail in around 14 h 14 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
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
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Razdelnaja to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$2 - $4
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Izmail to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$13 - $18
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Tulcea Oras
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
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
Bus operators
Chisinau Bus Station
Phone
+373 22 542-185
Email
autogara@mtc.md
Website
autogara.md
Bus from Chişinău to Bender
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
autogara.md
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 - $14
Schedules at
augustina.autogari.ro
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
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Brăila to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $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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There are 2341+ hotels available in Odessa. Prices start at $25 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 .

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