There are 4 ways to get from Kardzhali to Istanbul by bus 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  •  7 h

$17 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus Huntur Travel  •  9 h 12 min

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus via Haskovo  •  7 h 9 min

$19 - $43

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. 240.9 miles

$45 - $75

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

Metro Plus operates a bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h.

Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kardzhali and Istanbul is 307 km. The road distance is 385 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kardzhali to Istanbul is to bus which costs $9 - $13 and takes 9 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Kardzhali to Istanbul is to drive which takes 4 h 5 min and costs $45 - $75.

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

The bus from Kardzhali to Istanbul takes 7 h including transfers and departs once daily.