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There are 4 ways to get from Burgas to Istanbul by bus or car

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Bus Burgas Bus  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul

$23 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus Nishikli  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Istanbul Bariam

$34

Bus Metro Plus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Istanbul

$23 - $35

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Burgas to Istanbul 206.5 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Istanbul is to bus which costs $22 - $25 and takes 5h 14m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burgas and arriving at Istanbul. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h.

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

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The best way to get from Burgas to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 5h 14m and costs $22 - $25.

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

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Burgas to Istanbul bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Burgas station.

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Burgas to Istanbul bus services, operated by Metro Plus, arrive at Istanbul station.

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Istanbul is 1h ahead of Burgas. It is currently 3:21 AM in Burgas and 4:21 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Burgas to Istanbul is 330 km. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Burgas to Istanbul.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 129.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

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 - $24 and the journey takes 5h.

Bus operators
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Burgaz to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Burgas to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg

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