There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Pamporovo by night train, train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Night train, train, bus  •  10h 53m

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Svilengrad
  2. Take the train from Svilengrad to Krumovo Re
  3. Take the bus from Asenovgrad to Pamporovo

$23 - $32

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Plovdiv Central Train Station Istanbul - Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Pamporovo

$10 - $15

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Bus via Istanbul Otogari  •  12h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Pamporovo

$16 - $26

Bus  •  13h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Pamporovo

$23 - $35

Bus, night train  •  14h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
  2. Take the night train from Çerkezköy to Plovdiv
  3. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Pamporovo

$16 - $25

Drive  •  5h 26m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Pamporovo 470.7 km

$60 - $90

Fly to Kavala, drive  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Kavala (KVA) IST - KVA
  2. Drive from Kavala to Pamporovo

$158 - $457

Fly to Thessaloniki, train, drive  •  11h 16m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Thessaloniki (SKG) IST - SKG
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Paranesti
  3. Drive from Paranesti to Pamporovo

$154 - $283

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Pamporovo is to night bus and bus which costs 65 ₺ - 100 ₺ and takes 10h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Pamporovo is to drive which costs 410 ₺ - 600 ₺ and takes 5h 26m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Pamporovo is 362 km. The road distance is 470.7 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Pamporovo without a car is to night train and train and bus which takes 10h 53m and costs 150 ₺ - 220 ₺.

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It takes approximately 10h 53m to get from Istanbul to Pamporovo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kavala Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Pamporovo is 471 km. It takes approximately 5h 26m to drive from Istanbul to Pamporovo.

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Aegean Airlines, Tarom, Eurowings and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Kavala Airport.

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There are 294+ hotels available in Pamporovo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 362.2 km
  • Duration: 10h 53m

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

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Pamporovo via Otogar, Istanbul Otogari, and Plovdiv in around 12h 47m.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Kavala via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Train operators
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Svilengrad
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$7 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Svilengrad to Krumovo
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$4 - $5
1st Class
$5 - $6
Night train from Çerkezköy to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
$8 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $13
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Paranesti
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
trainose.gr
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Bus operators
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Asenovgrad to Pamporovo
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Pamporovo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
MetroTurizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
matpu.com
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Night bus from Istanbul Büyük Otogari to Plovdiv Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Huntur

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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