There are 6 ways to get from Odessa to Kharkiv by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Odesa (ODS) to Kharkiv (HRK) ODS - HRK

$56 - $96

Cheapest option

Train  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Odessa Gl. to Kiev Pass
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Harkov Pass

$7 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus Odessa bus station  •  15 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa to Dnepropetrovsk
  2. Take the bus from Dnipro to Kharkiv

$18 - $20

Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Odessa Privoz to Kharkiv

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Odessa to Kharkiv 429.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Odessa to Kharkiv 429.1 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Odessa to Kharkiv is to train which costs 200 ₴ - 600 ₴ and takes 12 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Odessa to Kharkiv is to fly which costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 700 ₴ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Odessa Privoz and arriving at Kharkiv. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Odessa to Kharkiv. However, there are services departing from Odessa Gl. and arriving at Harkov Pass via Kiev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 27 min.

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The distance between Odessa and Kharkiv is 564 km. The road distance is 686.5 km.

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The best way to get from Odessa to Kharkiv without a car is to train which takes 12 h 27 min and costs 200 ₴ - 600 ₴.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Odessa to Kharkiv, including transfers.

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Odessa to Kharkiv bus services, operated by Odessa bus station, depart from Odessa station.

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

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The best way to get from Odessa to Kharkiv is to fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs 1 500 ₴ - 2 700 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200 ₴ - 600 ₴ and takes 12 h 27 min, you could also bus, which costs 500 ₴ - 600 ₴ and takes 15 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Odesa Airport to Kharkiv Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Odessa to Kharkiv bus services, operated by Ukraine buses, arrive at Kharkiv station.

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Map of how to get from Odessa to Kharkiv.
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  • Distance: 352.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Odessa, Ukraine and Kharkiv, Ukraine?

Ukraine International Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Austrian Airlines fly from Odessa to Kharkiv 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Odessa to Kharkiv via Kiev Pass in around 12 h 27 min.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Odesa to Kharkiv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Odesa to Kharkiv via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from Odesa to Kharkiv via Vienna, Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Odesa to Kharkiv via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
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
Train from Kiev Pass to Harkov Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $6
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Odessa bus station
Website
odessabus.com
Bus from Odessa to Dnepropetrovsk
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
odessabus.com
Book at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Dnipro to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Odessa Privoz to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
Taxi from Odessa to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Pantera
Phone
+38048234-2000
Website
pantera.od.ua
Optima Odessa
Phone
+38048734-47-34
Website
od.optima.fm
Bond
Phone
+380487007007
Website
bond.od.ua

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