There are 3 ways to get from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park 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 Biser Prom  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Bansko

$85 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Samokov

$77 - $103

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park 197.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The distance between Skopje and Rila Monastery Nature Park is 182 km. The road distance is 316.2 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park is 316 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Rila Monastery Nature Park. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park.
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  • Distance: 113.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Rila Monastery Nature Park, Bulgaria?

Biser Prom operates a bus from Skopje to Rila Monastery Nature Park 3 times a week. Tickets cost $61 and the journey takes 4 h.

Bus operators
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Bansko
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Avtogari
Email
office@avtogari.info
Website
avtogari.info
Bus from Sofia to Samokov
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtogari.info

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