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

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Fly  •  4h 24m

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

651 ₺ - 1.191 ₺

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  37h 30m

  1. Take the train from Odessa to Chisinau 842
  2. Take the train from Kishinev to Bucuresti Nord 401
  3. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

328 ₺ - 641 ₺

4 alternative options

Bus  •  26h

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

383 ₺ - 505 ₺

Car ferry, ferry  •  26h 58m

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

582 ₺ - 585 ₺

Ferry  •  32h 4m

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

556 ₺ - 1.109 ₺

Drive  •  15h 41m

  1. Drive from Odessa to Istanbul 1105.5 km

950 ₺ - 1.400 ₺

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Odessa to Istanbul is to bus which costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 000 ₴ and takes 26h.

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The quickest way to get from Odessa to Istanbul is to fly which costs 2 500 ₴ - 4 700 ₴ and takes 4h 24m.

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

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The distance between Odessa and Istanbul is 624 km. The road distance is 1105.5 km.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 26h and costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 000 ₴.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from Odessa to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Odessa to Istanbul bus services, operated by Maximov Tours, depart from Odessa Central Bus station.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Istanbul is to fly which takes 4h 24m and costs 2 500 ₴ - 4 700 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 000 ₴ and takes 26h.

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

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Odessa to Istanbul bus services, operated by TransEvren, arrive at Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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Map of how to get from Odessa to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 624.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 24m

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

Turkish Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines fly from Odessa to Istanbul 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Odessa to Istanbul via Constanța and Constanta in around 26h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Odesa to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 1.700 ₺
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Odesa to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 1.400 ₺
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Odessa to Chisinau
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
60 ₺ - 110 ₺
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
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Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
110 ₺ - 260 ₺
3rd Class
30 ₺ - 45 ₺
2nd Class
60 ₺ - 110 ₺
Seating class
70 ₺ - 80 ₺
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 ₺ - 180 ₺
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
120 ₺ - 150 ₺
1st Class
150 ₺ - 180 ₺
Bus operators
Maximov Tours
Phone
+380930004636
Email
maxtours1991@gmail.com
Website
maximovtours.com
Bus from Odessa Central Bus to Constanța
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200 ₺ - 270 ₺
Schedules at
maximovtours.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 240 ₺
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Ferry operators
Sea Lines
Phone
+90 549 833 82 78
Website
sealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Illichivsk to Haydarpaşa
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
579 ₺
Schedules at
sealines.com.tr
Adult
579 ₺
Vehicle
1.022 ₺
Şehir Hatları
Phone
0212313800010
Email
info@sehirhatlari.istanbul
Website
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2 ₺ - 5 ₺
Schedules at
sehirhatlari.istanbul
Ukrferry
Phone
+380 (482) 34- 82-96
Email
ukf@ukrferry.com
Website
ukrferry.com
Ferry from Chernomorsk to Haydarpaşa
Ave. Duration
29h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Website
Ukrferry
Lux
1.363 ₺
Suite
1.158 ₺
Standard
950 ₺ - 1.100 ₺
Economy
579 ₺

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Yes, the driving distance between Odessa to Istanbul is 1105 km. It takes approximately 15h 41m to drive from Odessa to Istanbul.

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Ukraine International Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Odesa Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 3365+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Odesa Airport is to line 14 Trolleybus which takes 24 min and costs 5 ₴.

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