Kyiv to Odesa

Kyiv to Odesa

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Kyiv to Odesa Schedule

Kyiv to Odesa Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local carrier Standard AC 07:40 - 14:40UAH 530
Local carrier Standard AC 08:30 - 15:50UAH 548
Local carrier Standard AC 10:30 - 17:05UAH 767
Local carrier Standard AC 12:50 - 18:50UAH 551
Local carrier Standard AC 14:30 - 20:40UAH 760
Ukrainian Railways 3rd Class Sleeper 17:14 - 09:13UAH 334
Local carrier Standard AC 18:30 - 01:30UAH 464
Ukrainian Railways 1st Class Sleeper 21:17 - 06:25UAH 1,953
Local carrier Standard AC 22:40 - 05:30UAH 726

Transportation from Kyiv to Odesa

Facts about the transport from Kyiv to Odesa

Cheapest Transport$13
Fastest Transport5h 40m
Earliest Departure6:40 AM
Latest Departure11:30 PM
Departures per day32
Distance284 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Kyiv to Odesa

Travelling between Kyiv and Odesa is possible by Bus and train. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Train is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 31.95 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 12.78.

How long does it take to get from Kyiv to Odesa?

It can take you anywhere between 6 and 10 hours to travel between Kyiv and Odesa depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Kyiv and Odesa. Bus will bring you to your destination in 5h 40m. Train does a much slower job and take about 9h 25m to reach Odesa.

How much does it cost to get from Kyiv to Odesa?

Travelling between Kyiv and Odesa can be as cheap as USD 12.78 if you opt for a Local carrier bus and as expensive as USD 31.95 if you buy a Local carrier Bus ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Kyiv and Odesa ?

  • 32 from Kyiv to Odesa starting from 06:40 Kyiv until 23:30 Kyiv

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Kyiv to Odesa.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Travelling from Kyiv to Odesa overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Kyiv and Odesa

Local carrier


Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Kyiv to Odesa?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 90% took a train
  • 10% opted for a bus