There are 5 ways to get from Burgas to Smolyan by bus, train, taxi or car

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 Union Ivkoni  •  6 h 29 min

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

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Vladimir Pavlov to Stara Zagora
  2. Take the bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
  3. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Smolyan

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Zlatograd

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burgas to Smolyan 201.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Burgas to Smolyan 201.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Smolyan is to bus which costs $15 - $19 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Smolyan is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Burgas and Smolyan is 250 km. The road distance is 322.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Burgas to Smolyan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burgas to Smolyan. However, there are services departing from Burgas and arriving at Smolyan via Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Smolyan without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 29 min and costs $14 - $23.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Smolyan.
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  • Distance: 156.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Burgas to Smolyan via Plovdiv in around 6 h 29 min.

Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
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 - $16
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Bus from Plovdiv to Smolyan
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Burgas to Zlatograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Plovdiv to Smolyan
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Hebros Bus Ltd.
Phone
032 65 78 11
Email
office@hebrosbus.com
Website
hebrosbus.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hebrosbus.com
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
valeross.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Stara Zagora to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Other operators
Taxi from Burgas to Smolyan
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Burgas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 441 1223
Website
burgastaxi.com

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