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Recommended option

Fly to Odesa  •  7 h 37 min

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

$142 - $283

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  27 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Ungheni AVE
  2. Take the train from Ungheni to Kiev Pass

$35 - $54

6 alternative options

Fly to Lviv  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Lviv (LWO) OTP - LWO

$102 - $243

Fly to Kiev  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Kiev (KBP) OTP - KBP

$85 - $186

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

Bus  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
  2. Take the bus from Chisinau to Kiev

$39 - $44

Train  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station

$67 - $95

Drive  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Kiev 573.8 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Ukraine?

Austrian Airlines, El Al and eight other airlines fly from Bucharest to Odessa every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Kiev via Chișinău, Chisinau, Kiev, and Demiivska in around 21 h 37 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Warsaw, Poznan
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Odesa via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lviv via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
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
4 h 50 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 and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Kiev via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
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
Train from Ungheni to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
14 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
railway.md
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Bucharest - Gara de Nord to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
ALVERS TUR
Phone
022 211 051
Email
info@alverstur.md
Website
alverstur.md
Bus from Bucharest Filaret to Chișinău
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
alverstur.md
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Chisinau to Kiev
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest and Ukraine is 685 km. The road distance is 918 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Ukraine is to bus which costs $35 - $45 and takes 21 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Ukraine is to fly which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $100 - $250.

It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Bucharest to Ukraine, including transfers.