There are 7 ways to get from Odessa to Bucharest 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.

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Bus Ukraine buses  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest

$10 - $26

6 alternative options

Bus Maximov Tours  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Galaţi Odessa-Varna-Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Bucuresti

$36 - $45

Bus, train  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Brăila Odessa-Varna-Sofia
  2. Take the train from Braila to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir

$34 - $43

Train  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Chisinau
  2. Take the train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A

$27 - $45

Drive  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Odessa to Bucharest 341.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Odesa  •  8 h 12 min

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

$141 - $282

Train to Chisinau, fly  •  8 h 44 min

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

$58 - $123

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Odessa to Bucharest is to bus which costs 280 ₴ - 700 ₴ and takes 12 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Odessa to Bucharest is to drive which costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 200 ₴ and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The distance between Odessa and Bucharest is 426 km. The road distance is 547.1 km.

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The bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest takes 12 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Odessa Privoz and arriving at Bucharest. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Odessa to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Odessa Gl. and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Chisinau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 18 min.

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There are 1896+ hotels available in Bucharest. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Odessa to Bucharest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Chisinau station.

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Map of how to get from Odessa to Bucharest.
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  • Distance: 266.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 30 min

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

Ukraine buses operates a bus from Odessa to Bucharest twice a week. Tickets cost $10 - $26 and the journey takes 12 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Odessa to Bucharest via Chisinau and Chisinau in around 19 h 18 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Odesa to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Chisinau to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Odesa to Bucharest Otopeni via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $390
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Chisinau to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Odesa to Bucharest Otopeni via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Odesa to Bucharest Otopeni via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Chisinau to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
13 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
railway.md
Bus operators
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Brăila
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
GSM Trans
Phone
021-314-0444
Email
office@gsmtrans.ro
Website
gsmtrans.ro
Bus from Galaţi to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
gsmtrans.ro

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