There are 5 ways to get from Kardzhali to Kerkini by bus, train 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, train via Xanthi  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zlatograd to Xanthi
  2. Take the bus from Xanthi to Serres
  3. Take the train from Σέρρες to Λεβαδειά Κερκίνης

$37 - $52

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kardzhali to Dimitrovgrad
  2. Take the train from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Kulata 361

$18 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Kardzhali to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Petrich

$26 - $39

Bus Arda Tur, train  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Haskovo to Serres
  2. Take the train from Σέρρες to Λεβαδειά Κερκίνης Αλεξανδρούπολη Λιμάνι - Θεσσαλονίκη

$34 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kardzhali to Kerkini 212.8 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Kardzhali to Kerkini is to train which costs $18 - $25 and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kardzhali to Kerkini is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Kardzhali and Kerkini is 196 km. The road distance is 340.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Kardzhali to Kerkini, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kardzhali, Bulgaria and Kerkini, Greece?

You can take a bus from Kardzhali to Kerkini via Sofia and Petrich in around 9 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kardzhali to Kerkini via Dimitrovgrad, Sofia, and Kulata in around 11 h 55 min.

Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Σέρρες to Λεβαδειά Κερκίνης
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$4 - $6
First Class
$5 - $6
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Kardzhali to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Dimitrovgrad to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Sofia to Kulata
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Zlatograd to Xanthi
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
KTEL Serron
Phone
23210-22822
Email
ktelserres@gmail.com
Website
ktelserron.gr
Bus from Xanthi to Serres
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ktelserron.gr
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Kardzhali to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Petrich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtogari.info
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Kardzhali to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Union Ivkoni
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Serres
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ardatur.bg

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