There are 4 ways to get from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Biomet  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bansko to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia 5620 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa 2601 / ...

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Razlog to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo 238.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo is to train which costs $13 - $18 and takes 10 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Bansko and Veliko Tarnovo is 224 km. The road distance is 381.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo. However, there are services departing from Bansko and arriving at Veliko Tarnovo via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Bansko, Bulgaria and Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo via Sofia in around 6 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bansko to Veliko Tarnovo via Blagoevgrad, Sofia, and Gorna Oryahovitsa in around 10 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Blagoevgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Bansko to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Municipality of Bansko
Website
bansko.net
Bus from Bansko to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
bansko.net
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Bansko to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Biomet
Phone
:+3599884551
Email
office@biomet.bg
Website
biomet.bg
Bus from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
biomet.bg
Patnicheski prevozi Blagoevgrad
Phone
073/88 40 09
Email
p.prevozi.blg@abv.bg
Website
pprevoziblg.com
Bus from Razlog to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
pprevoziblg.com
Plovdiv Express - 2000 LTD
Phone
0888 211 781
Email
plovdiv_ekspres_2000@abv.bg
Website
plovdivexpres-2000.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Veliko Tarnovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
plovdivexpres-2000.com

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