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Duration 6h 31m
Distance 271.9 km
Average price $50
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Édessa and Blagoevgrad takes 6h 31m and the fastest bus takes 5h. The bus service runs several times per day from Édessa to Blagoevgrad. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Edessa
  2. Thessaloniki KTEL
  3. Blagoevgrad
5h 45m
$18 - $22

Édessa to Blagoevgrad bus times

Buses run twice daily between Édessa and Blagoevgrad. The earliest departure is at 13:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Édessa is at 20:00 which arrives into Blagoevgrad at 03:45. All services require a transfer at Thessaloniki and take an average of 6h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Édessa to Blagoevgrad. However, there are services departing from Edessa and arriving at Blagoevgrad via Thessaloniki KTEL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Édessa and Blagoevgrad is 161 km. The road distance is 271.9 km.

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Édessa to Blagoevgrad bus services, operated by KTEL Pellas, depart from Edessa station.

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Édessa to Blagoevgrad bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Blagoevgrad station.

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There are four+ hotels available in Blagoevgrad. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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