There are 5 ways to get from Burgas to Istanbul by bus, car or plane

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 Burgas Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul

$23 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus Avtoekspres  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul

$13 - $40

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Istanbul 206.5 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Varna, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Istanbul (IST) VAR - IST

$92 - $275

Bus to Kutahya, fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Çorlu
  2. Fly from Kutahya (KZR) to Istanbul (IST) KZR - IST

$85 - $308

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Istanbul is to bus which costs $13 - $40 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Istanbul is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Istanbul is 206 km. The road distance is 330.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Burgas to Istanbul, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas South and arriving at Istanbul. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Istanbul, Turkey?

Burgas Bus operates a bus from Burgas to Istanbul 5 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Kutahya to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Bus operators
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Burgaz to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Burgas South to Çorlu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
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