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There are 4 ways to get from Bucharest to Popovo by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from București to Razgrad

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Gorna Orjahovica
  2. Take the train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Popovo 20151 / ...

$10 - $12

Night train, bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse Bosphor Express
  2. Take the bus from Ruse to Popovo

$7 - $10

Drive  •  2h 30m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Popovo 94.8 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Popovo is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Popovo is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Popovo. However, there are services departing from București and arriving at Popovo via Razgrad Municipality. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Popovo. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Popovo via Gorna Oryahovitsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Popovo is 121 km. The road distance is 151.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Popovo without a car is to bus which takes 4h and costs $1 - $3.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Bucharest to Popovo, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Popovo bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., depart from București station.

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Bucharest to Popovo train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Popovo is to bus which takes 4h and costs $1 - $3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $9 - $13 and takes 7h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Popovo.
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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Popovo, Tŭrgovishte, Bulgaria?

PEGASUS GROUP Ltd. operates a bus from Bucharest to Popovo twice daily, and the journey takes 2h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Popovo via Gorna Orjahovica and Gorna Oryahovitsa in around 7h 55m.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Gorna Oryahovitsa to Popovo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from București to Razgrad
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Ruse to Popovo
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org

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Bucharest to Popovo bus services, operated by PEGASUS GROUP Ltd., arrive at Razgrad station.

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Bucharest to Popovo train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), arrive at Popovo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Popovo is 152 km. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from Bucharest to Popovo.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Popovo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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