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There are 6 ways to get from Istanbul to Odessa by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry, night train, train or car

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Fly  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Odesa (ODS) IST - ODS

$77 - $132

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Bus  •  26h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus Sofia-Varna-Odessa

$55 - $78

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Ferry, car ferry  •  26h 57m

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the car ferry from Haydarpaşa to Illichivsk

$86 - $87

Ferry  •  31h 24m

  1. Take the ferry from Karaköy to Kadıköy
  2. Take the ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk Chernomorsk

$86 - $152

Night train, train  •  40h 14m

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Medgidia Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Medgidia to Tulcea Oras R / ...
  4. Take the train from Izmail to Odessa Gl. D

$73 - $109

Drive  •  15h 43m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Odessa 690.4 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Odessa is to bus which costs 310 ₺ - 440 ₺ and takes 26h.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Odessa is to fly which costs 430 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Istanbul - Aksaray and arriving at Odessa Central Bus via Constanța. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Odessa is 624 km. The road distance is 1104.7 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Odessa without a car is to bus which takes 26h and costs 310 ₺ - 440 ₺.

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It takes approximately 4h 31m to get from Istanbul to Odessa, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Odessa bus services, operated by TransEvren, depart from Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Odessa is to fly which takes 4h 31m and costs 430 ₺ - 750 ₺. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 310 ₺ - 440 ₺ and takes 26h.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Odesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Istanbul to Odessa bus services, operated by Maximov Tours, arrive at Odessa Central Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Odessa.
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  • Distance: 390.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 31m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Odessa, Ukraine?

Turkish Airlines, Onur Air and two other airlines fly from Istanbul to Odessa every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Odessa via Constanta and Constanța in around 26h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Odesa via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Odesa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Aircompany Atlasjet Ukraine
Website
atlasglb.com.ua
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Odesa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Medgidia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Medgidia to Tulcea Oras
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Bus operators
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Constanța to Odessa Central Bus
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Haydarpaşa to Chernomorsk
Ave. Duration
29h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
ukrferry.com
Lux
$200
Suite
$170
Standard
$145
Economy
$85

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Odessa is 1h behind Istanbul. It is currently 7:06 PM in Istanbul and 6:06 PM in Odessa.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Odessa is 1105 km. It takes approximately 15h 43m to drive from Istanbul to Odessa.

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Onur Air, Aircompany Atlasjet Ukraine, Ukraine International Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Odesa Airport.

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There are 2154+ hotels available in Odessa. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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