There are 5 ways to get from Simferopol to Odessa by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson Express
  2. Take the bus from Kherson to Odessa

$17 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Simferopol Pass to Herson Express
  2. Take the train from Herson to Odessa Gl. Express

$14 - $30

3 alternative options

Night train, bus  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the night train from Simferopol Pass to Djankoi
  2. Take the night train from Djankoi to Nowoalekseewka
  3. Take the bus from Henichesk to Kherson
  4. Take the bus from Kherson to Odessa

$33 - $52

Taxi  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Simferopol to Odessa 297.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Simferopol to Odessa 297.7 miles

$35 - $60

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

You can take a train from Simferopol to Odessa via Herson in around 12 h 52 min.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Simferopol Pass to Herson
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Night train from Simferopol Pass to Djankoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
Night train from Djankoi to Nowoalekseewka
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Herson to Odessa Gl.
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Odessa bus station
Website
odessabus.com
Bus from Kherson to Odessa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
odessabus.com
Book at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Henichesk to Kherson
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Other operators
Taxi from Simferopol to Odessa
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Solnyshko
Phone
+79788101010
Website
simferopol.taxisolnce.ru
Pchelka
Phone
+79780733722
Website
pchelka-taxi.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Simferopol and Odessa is 312 km. The road distance is 476 km.

The cheapest way to get from Simferopol to Odessa is to train and bus which costs 430 ₴ - 750 ₴ and takes 10 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Simferopol to Odessa is to taxi which takes 6 h 29 min and costs 3 700 ₴ - 4 500 ₴.

No, there is no direct train from Simferopol to Odessa. However, there are services departing from Simferopol Pass and arriving at Odessa Gl. via Herson. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 37 min to get from Simferopol to Odessa, including transfers.