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There are 6 ways to get from Burgas to Sandanski by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Avtogari  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Blagoevgrad
  2. Take the bus from Blagoevgrad to Sandanski

$23 - $33

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Train  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Sofia 3624 / ...
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Strumjani 5611

$16 - $21

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Kostenets 8626
  2. Take the bus from Samokov to Sandanski

$17 - $22

Bus Arda Tur  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Serres
  2. Take the bus from Serres to Sandanski

$36

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Sandanski 348 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly  •  9 h 7 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 Sandanski

$38 - $136

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The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Sandanski is to train which costs $16 - $21 and takes 11 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Sandanski is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burgas to Sandanski. However, there are services departing from Burgas and arriving at Sandanski via Blagoevgrad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Sandanski is 361 km. The road distance is 556.9 km.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Sandanski without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 34 min and costs $22 - $35.

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It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Burgas to Sandanski, including transfers.

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Burgas to Sandanski bus services, operated by Avtogari, depart from Burgas station.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Sandanski is to bus which takes 8 h 34 min and costs $22 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $16 - $21 and takes 11 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Burgas to Sandanski bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Sandanski station.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Sandanski.
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  • Distance: 225.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Burgas to Sandanski via Blagoevgrad in around 8 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Burgas to Sandanski via Sofia, Strumjani, and Strumyani in around 11 h 27 min.

Airlines
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Vladimir Pavlov to Sofia
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Strumjani
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Vladimir Pavlov to Kostenets
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Burgas to Blagoevgrad
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Blagoevgrad to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Samokov Bus
Website
samokov-info.com
Bus from Samokov to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
samokov-info.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Burgas to Serres
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Serres to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Trans5
Website
trans5.bg
Bus from Sofia to Sandanski
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trans5.bg

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Yes, the driving distance between Burgas to Sandanski is 557 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Burgas to Sandanski.

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Bulgaria Air offers flights from Varna Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Sandanski. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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