There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Kazanlak 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 Metro Plus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Kazanlak

Cheapest option

Bus Huntur Travel  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Stara Zagora

$10 - $21

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas South
  2. Take the train from Burgas to Kazanlak 3622 / ...

$28 - $33

Bus MetroTurizm  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Svilengrad
  2. Take the bus from Svilengrad to Kazanlak

$17 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Kazanlak 280.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Sofia, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Sofia (SOF) IST - SOF
  2. Take the train from Iskarsko shose to Kazanlak

$73 - $209

Fly to Varna, train  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Varna (VAR) IST - VAR
  2. Take the train from Poveljanovo to Kazanlak

$91 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Kazanlak is to bus which costs 45 ₺ - 110 ₺ and takes 9 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Kazanlak is to drive which costs 270 ₺ - 410 ₺ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Kazanlak is 344 km. The road distance is 448.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Istanbul to Kazanlak, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Kazanlak. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Kazanlak via Haskovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Kazanlak via Haskovo and Haskovo in around 8 h 26 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Istanbul to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Burgas to Kazanlak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Iskarsko shose to Kazanlak
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Poveljanovo to Kazanlak
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Kazanlak Municipality Transport
Phone
0878 64 30 15
Email
info@kazanlak-bg.info
Website
kazanlak-bg.info
Bus from Haskovo to Kazanlak
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kazanlak-bg.info
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Stara Zagora
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Svilengrad to Kazanlak
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com

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