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

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Fly to Budapest  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Budapest (BUD) ODS - BUD

$72 - $262

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Train via Lvov  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Lvov Express
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti Kyiv

$40 - $66

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Fly to Vienna, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Vienna (VIE) ODS - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld

$156 - $316

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa Privoz to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest

$77 - $113

Bus Transmarian  •  26 h 56 min

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

Train  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Kiev Pass
  2. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Keleti Kyiv

$64 - $101

Drive  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Odessa to Budapest 720.1 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Odessa to Budapest is to train which costs 1 100 ₴ - 1 900 ₴ and takes 26 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Odessa to Budapest is to fly which costs 2 000 ₴ - 7 500 ₴ and takes 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Odessa to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Odessa Privoz and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Bucharest and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Odessa to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Odessa Gl. and arriving at Budapest-Keleti via Lvov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 14 min.

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The distance between Odessa and Budapest is 893 km. The road distance is 1152.1 km.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 12 min and costs 2 100 ₴ - 3 200 ₴.

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

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Odessa to Budapest bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, depart from Odessa Privoz station.

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Odessa to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Odessa Gl. station.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Budapest is to fly which takes 7 h 14 min and costs 2 000 ₴ - 7 500 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2 100 ₴ - 3 200 ₴ and takes 22 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs 1 100 ₴ - 1 900 ₴ and takes 26 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Odessa to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 558.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Odessa, Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary?

LOT, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Odessa to Budapest every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Odessa to Budapest via Bucharest, Bucharest, Budapest, and Népliget M in around 22 h 12 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Odesa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Odesa to Vienna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Odesa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Odesa to Vienna via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $480
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Odesa to Budapest via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Odessa Gl. to Lvov
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $7
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$19 - $27
Train from Odessa Gl. to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$18 - $25
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
19 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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 - $35
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
Maximov Tours
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa, Pryvoz to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Galaţi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
15 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro

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There is no direct flight from Odesa Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Odessa to Budapest bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Budapest station.

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Budapest is 1 h behind Odessa. It is currently 8:58 PM in Odessa and 7:58 PM in Budapest.

Odessa to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Odessa to Budapest is 1152 km. It takes approximately 15 h 53 min to drive from Odessa to Budapest.

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CSA, Ukraine International Airlines, Air Baltic and three other airlines offer flights from Odesa Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4390+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Odesa Airport is to line 14 Trolleybus which takes 21 min and costs 3 ₴.

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