There are 3 ways to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo by bus, night train, train or car

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What companies run services between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP), Romania and Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo via Ruse in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Ruse to Gorna Oryahovitsa
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Ruse to Veliko Tarnovo
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Kazanlak Municipality Transport
Phone
0878 64 30 15
Email
info@kazanlak-bg.info
Website
kazanlak-bg.info
Bus from Ruse to Veliko Tarnovo
Avg. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kazanlak-bg.info
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Ruse to Veliko Tarnovo
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo?

The distance between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Veliko Tarnovo is 169 km. The road distance is 198 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo?

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo is to bus which costs $12 and takes 5 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo?

The quickest way to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs $24.

Is there a direct bus between Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) and Veliko Tarnovo?

No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo. However, there are services departing from Bucharest Otopeni Airport and arriving at Veliko Tarnovo via Ruse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo?

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Bucharest Otopeni Airport (OTP) to Veliko Tarnovo, including transfers.