There are 5 ways to get from Shumen to Istanbul by bus, 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.

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Bus Metro Plus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to Istanbul

$17 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus Nishikli  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to Istanbul Bariam

$37

Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Shumen to Istanbul 304.7 miles

$60 - $95

Bus to Varna, fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Istanbul (IST) VAR - IST

$87 - $271

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Shumen to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Istanbul (IST) OTP - IST

$60 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shumen to Istanbul is to bus which costs $17 - $55 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shumen to Istanbul is to bus and fly which costs $85 - $280 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Shumen and Istanbul is 301 km. The road distance is 487.5 km.

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The bus from Shumen to Istanbul takes 9 h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shumen and arriving at Istanbul. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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

Metro Plus operates a bus from Shumen to Istanbul 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 9 h. Union Ivkoni also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Varna to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Nishikli
Phone
+359 700 89 015
Email
silistreotogarsube@nisikli.com.tr
Website
nisikli.com.tr
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul Bariam
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nisikli.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Shumen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Bus from Shumen to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $30
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Razgrad Municipality Bus
Website
razgrad.bg
Bus from Shumen to Varna Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
razgrad.bg
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Shumen to Varna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
avtogari.info

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