Odesa to Kyiv

Odesa to Kyiv

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Odesa to Kyiv Schedule

Odesa to Kyiv Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local carrier Standard AC 01:30 - 09:00UAH 1,155
Local carrier Standard AC 06:20 - 12:15UAH 517
Local carrier Standard AC 08:00 - 13:50UAH 701
Ukrainian Railways 1st Class Sleeper 10:28 - 20:29UAH 2,533
Local carrier Standard AC 12:30 - 19:15UAH 761
Local carrier Standard AC 15:30 - 21:30UAH 569
Local carrier Standard AC 16:20 - 22:00UAH 558
Ukrainian Railways 1st Class Sleeper 21:32 - 06:52UAH 2,360
Local carrier Standard AC 22:50 - 06:00UAH 639

Transportation from Odesa to Kyiv

Facts about the transport from Odesa to Kyiv

Cheapest Transport$15
Fastest Transport5h 30m
Earliest Departure7:00 AM
Latest Departure10:50 PM
Departures per day28
Distance275 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Odesa to Kyiv

Travelling between Odesa and Kyiv 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 24.61 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 14.85.

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

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

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Odesa and Kyiv. Bus will bring you to your destination in 5h 30m. Train does a much slower job and take about 9h 43m to reach Kyiv.

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

Travelling between Odesa and Kyiv can be as cheap as USD 14.85 if you opt for a Local carrier bus and as expensive as USD 24.61 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 Odesa and Kyiv ?

  • 28 from Odesa to Kyiv starting from 07:00 Odesa until 22:50 Odesa

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

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


Travelling from Odesa to Kyiv 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 Odesa and Kyiv

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 Odesa to Kyiv?

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

  • 87% took a train
  • 13% opted for a bus