There are 7 ways to get from Burgas to Samokov by bus, train, 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 ETAP Group  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas Central Bus Station West to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Samokov

$16 - $33

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Kostenets 8626

$12 - $15

5 alternative options

Bus Union Ivkoni  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Samokov

$17 - $25

Bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Samokov

$14 - $21

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Samokov 231.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Burgas, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Sofia (SOF) BOJ - SOF
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Samokov

$34 - $709

Bus to Varna, fly, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Sofia (SOF) VAR - SOF
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Samokov

$34 - $131

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Samokov is to train which costs $11 - $15 and takes 7 h 46 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Burgas to Samokov is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 26 min.

More details

The distance between Burgas and Samokov is 322 km. The road distance is 369.9 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Burgas to Samokov, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas and arriving at Samokov. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

More details

What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Samokov, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Burgas to Samokov via Sofia - Central Bus Station and Sofia in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, Bulgarian Railways (BDZh) operates a train from Burgas to Samokov once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h 1 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $900
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Burgas Central Bus Station West to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Burgas Bus
Phone
+359 (0) 885754058
Email
bourgasbus@abv.bg
Website
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas West to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Bus from Burgas South to Varna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
burgasbus.info
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 43
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Burgas to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Samokov
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Burgas to Samokov
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Burgas to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
Samokov Bus
Website
samokov-info.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Samokov
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
samokov-info.com
Kyustendil Municipality Transport
Website
kustendil.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Samokov
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kustendil.bg

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from JFK to New York City, 5 incredible day trips from Florence by train and Which side of Niagara Falls should I choose (and how do I get there)? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.