Kharkiv to Odessa

Kharkiv to Odessa

Kharkiv to Odessa Schedule

Kharkiv to Odessa Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Dentrans Standard AC 19:15 - 08:45$ 14.57
Ukrainian Railways 2nd Class Sleeper 21:43 - 09:19$ 31.71

Transportation from Kharkiv to Odessa

How to get from Kharkiv to Odessa

Travelling between Kharkiv and Odessa is possible by Flight, bus and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 210.00 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 9.00.

How long does it take to get from Kharkiv to Odessa?

It can take you anywhere between 5 and 23 hours to travel between Kharkiv and Odessa depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Kharkiv and Odessa. Flight will bring you to your destination in 4h 5m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 22h 35m to reach Odessa.

How much does it cost to get from Kharkiv to Odessa?

Travelling between Kharkiv and Odessa can be as cheap as USD 9.00 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as USD 210.00 if you buy a Ukraine International Airlines flight 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 Kharkiv and Odessa ?

  • 3 from Kharkiv to Odessa starting from 19:15 Kharkiv until 20:45 Kharkiv

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Kharkiv to Odessa.

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


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Kharkiv to Odessa, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 123.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Kharkiv and Odessa

Ukraine International Airlines, Windrose Airlines


Travelling from Kharkiv to Odessa 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 Kharkiv and Odessa



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 Kharkiv to Odessa?

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

  • 50% took a train
  • 50% opted for a bus
  • 1% Other