Odesa to Kharkiv

Odesa to Kharkiv

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Odesa to Kharkiv Schedule

Odesa to Kharkiv Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local carrier Standard AC 05:40 - 16:00UAH 2,085
Local carrier Standard AC 07:00 - 21:00UAH 1,790
Local carrier Standard AC 09:00 - 19:30UAH 1,485
Local carrier Standard AC 10:50 - 21:30UAH 1,274
Local carrier Standard AC 15:30 - 07:20UAH 1,568
Ukrainian Railways 1st Class Sleeper 19:50 - 10:04UAH 1,854
Local carrier Standard AC 21:15 - 09:50UAH 1,391
Local carrier Standard AC 22:00 - 09:10UAH 1,332

Transportation from Odesa to Kharkiv

Facts about the transport from Odesa to Kharkiv

Cheapest Transport$9
Fastest Transport9h 30m
Earliest Departure5:40 AM
Latest Departure10:30 PM
Departures per day18
Distance475 kilometers
Transport CompaniesLocal carrier, Ukrainian Railways

How to get from Odesa to Kharkiv

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

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 58.51 if you go by Bus; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere USD 8.70.

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

It can take you anywhere between 10 and 15 hours to travel between Odesa and Kharkiv depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Odesa and Kharkiv. Bus will bring you to your destination in 9h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 15h to reach Kharkiv.

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

Travelling between Odesa and Kharkiv can be as cheap as USD 8.70 if you opt for a Ukrainian Railways train and as expensive as USD 58.51 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 Kharkiv ?

  • 16 from Odesa to Kharkiv starting from 05:40 Odesa until 22:30 Odesa
  • 2 from Odesa to Kharkiv starting from 19:56 Odesa Main until 19:56 Odesa Main

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

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


Travelling from Odesa to Kharkiv 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 Kharkiv

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 Kharkiv?

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

  • 100% took a train